Filologia Anglesa i Germanística: Internal Blog

Nov 03 2014

PhD Fellowship in German/Comparative Literature and Digital Humanities

Posted in General by David Owen |

We have just received notification of the following fellowship:

Special Ph.D. Fellowship in Comparative Literature or German and Digital Humanities as part of the Multi-University Partnership, “Text Mining the Novel”

Washington University in St. Louis
Application Deadline: January 15, 2015

This enhanced Ph.D. fellowship targets students with degrees in literature
or cultural studies and a demonstrated interest in digital humanities. The
recipient will be home-based in German or Comparative Literature and will
also be affiliated with Washington University’s Humanities Digital Workshop.
In addition to completing the regular course and teaching requirements for
the Ph.D. degree, the student will be an active particpant in all activities
related to the multi-university partnership, “Text Mining the Novel,” a
six-year research project funded by the Social Sciences and Humanities
Research Council of Canada that involves nine universities across North
America.

The ideal candidate will have a B.A. or M.A. in literature or a related
field as well as some exposure to methods of computational text analysis.
Programming skills and knowledge of statistics are desirable but not
required. The candidate should also have advanced proficiency in German and
excellent English.

Requirements and Support: Core course, language, and teaching requirements
are the same as those for the regular Ph.D. in German or Comparative
Literature. The student can expect to receive a full fee remission as well
as 4-5 years of fellowship support including summer support (approx. $28,000
total). In addition, collaboration on the grant will provide opportunities
for travel to conferences and workshops as well as the possibility of a
semester or more at one of the partner institutions.

For more information, please visit http://novel-tm.ca and our departmental
website: http://german.wustl.edu. Questions can be directed to Professor
Matt Erlin: merlin@wustl.edu

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Professor Erlin’s institutional address is as follows:

Matt Erlin
Professor of German
Chair, Department of Germanic Languages and Literatures
Campus Box 1104
Washington University
One Brookings Drive
St. Louis, MO 63130

This announcement has the following attachment: http://www.digitalhumanities.org/humanist/Attachments/1414629421_2014-10-30_humanist-owner@lists.digitalhumanities.org_12353.2.docx.


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Apr 03 2014

Indialogs: Spanish Journal of India Studies. A new electronic journal.

Posted in General by David Owen |

Indialogs

 

Our colleague, Felicity Hand (editor), has just announced the launching of the first electronic journal in Spain devoted to the Indian Subcontinent. The publication is titled Indialogs: Spanish Journal of India Studies, and you can access it here: http://revistes.uab.cat/indialogs. The call for articles for issue 2 is already out.

Congratulations!


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Dec 03 2012

NOVA PUBLICACIÓ

Posted in General by Hortensia Curell Gotor |

El nostre company Bernd Springer acaba de publicar el llibre Das kommt mir Spanisch vor.


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Oct 11 2012

NOVA PUBLICACIÓ

Posted in General by Hortensia Curell Gotor |

El nostre company Andrew Monnickendam acaba de publicar, a Palgrave MacMillan, un llibre titulat The Novels of Walter Scott and his Literary Relations. Mary Brunton, Susan Ferrier and Christian Johnstone.

Book cover

Flyer

 


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Sep 17 2012

TREBALL DE FI DE MÀSTER

Posted in General by Hortensia Curell Gotor |

Saliha Ozcan

Fostering Interaction and Collaboration through Student-Generated Podcasts

19 setembre

12 h.

Sala de Graus

Facultat de Lletres


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Sep 17 2012

TREBALL DE FI DE MÀSTER

Posted in General by Hortensia Curell Gotor |

Élodie Deneuve

Criticism across languages: An analysis of linguistic features in French and English book reviews

19 setembre

11 h.

Sala de Graus

Facultat de Lletres


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Sep 14 2012

TREBALL DE FI DE MÀSTER

Posted in General by Hortensia Curell Gotor |

Izabela Julkowska

The interrelation of foreign accentedness, comprehensibility and intelligibility in the speech of Polish L2 English speakers

18 setembre

15 h.

Aula 201

Facultat de Lletres


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Sep 14 2012

TREBALL DE FI DE MÀSTER

Posted in General by Hortensia Curell Gotor |

Ouadi Fedwa

The production of Arabic emphatics vs. non-emphatics by English L2 learners of Arabic

19 setembre

10 h.

Aula per determinar


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Sep 14 2012

TREBALL DE FI DE MÀSTER

Posted in General by Hortensia Curell Gotor |

Youzi Zhang

A Study on the Acquisition of English Wh-questions by Chinese learners of English

19 setembre

13 h.

Aula per determinar


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Sep 14 2012

TREBALL DE FI DE MÀSTER

Posted in General by Hortensia Curell Gotor |

Julia Lozano

“Create, invest, work, learn, research, smile. Do it in Barcelona.” Narratives of educational and personal trajectories of mobile students taking postgraduate courses in Barcelona

18 setembre 2012

12 h.

Seminari A (B7-1058)

Facultat de Lletres


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