30 September 2013
The winners of the Ernst Jünger Translation Competition have now been announced.
20 September 2013
Due to the high number of submissions for the Ernst Jünger Translation Competition, the judges are taking slightly longer in making a decision. The winners will be announced on September 27, 2013.
15 July 2013
The Ernst Jünger translation competition organised by the School of Modern Languages has attracted a large number of entries from all over the world.
12 July 2013
A group of year 7 pupils at the Bristol Metropolitan Academy took part in an interactive workshop which gave them an insight on life under state socialism organised by the Department of German.
12 June 2013
Using her fieldwork on Pirahã as a basis, Dr Sakel introduced a topic that is at the forefront of discussions surrounding the existence of a Universal Grammar.
5 June 2013
An exhibition to commemorate the sixtieth anniversary of the June Uprising in the former German Democratic Republic
31 May 2013
Success in the University's 'Picture of Health' photographic competition for Dr Edith Kreutner, teaching associate in the Department of German
9 April 2013
Professor Peter Trudgill recently gave a lecture on the importance, if any, of teaching grammar vs. teaching about grammar in schools. This lecture formed part of the collaborative project on 'Bristol - Language, Identity and Region in Past and Present'
15 March 2013
Robert Vilain awarded the English Goethe Society’s 2013 PEGS Prize for an outstanding article published in the journal last year
25 January 2013
As part of an EU-funded research project hosted by the German Department at the University of Bristol, we invite translations of extracts from some of Ernst Jünger’s travel writings. Attractive prizes will be awarded to FOUR winning entries, with one category limited to entries from current undergraduate students. The aim is to promote the study of Ernst Jünger’s works in English. The deadline for submission of entries is 1 July 2013.