NEWS (Archive)


Das Sprachassistenzprogramm bietet Studierenden die Möglichkeit, im Ausland diese Unterrichtserfahrungen zu sammeln, Ihre Fremdsprachenkenntnisse zu...


Susanne Reichl on Abdulrazak Gurnah

Prof. Reichl has been featured on the news, commenting on this year's winner of the nobel prize for literature, Abdulrazak Gurnah.


Im Wintersemester 2021/22 findet am Institut für Anglistik und Amerikanistik wieder „Schreibmentoring“ statt.


DEADLINE EXTENDED: Schreibmentor*innen

Die letzten Semester mit all ihren Herausforderungen haben wieder mal gezeigt – Schreibmentor*in-nen leisten einen wichtigen Beitrag zur Unterstützung...


Margaret Cavendish’s The Unnatural Tragedy (1662) has seen only two public stagings in its history. The latest, produced by the English Department’s...


The department is very glad to announce that Dr. Lajta-Novak has received the prestigious ERC Consolidator Grant for her project „Poetry Off the Page:...


A distinguished lecture series will bring international guests to the online classroom.

Thursdays, 18:15-19:45, on Moodle

organised by: Sandra...


The Canadian Studies Reading Group invites students interested in all things Canada to join for readings and debates during the winter term.


Das CTL bietet wieder einen digitalen Schreibmarathon an.

Termin 1:

31.08.-04.09., jeweils 9-17:30 Uhr (Freitag bis 17:19h)

Ort: Moodle

Anmeldeschluss: 27.08.


Termin 2:

07.09.-11.09., jeweils 9-17:30...


Our colleague Dr. Julia Lajta-Novak has received the prestigious award for her project "Poetry off the Page - British Literary History and the Spoken...

 Events (Archive)


Black British Spoken Word Poetry Since 1965 - Aesthetics, Activisms, Auralities

03.11.2022 18:30

On 3 November 22, at 06.30 pm, the Department of English and American Studies at the University of Vienna and the Vienna Centre for Irish Studies have...


A report about the international conference on Victorian and Neo-Victorian representations of death and resurrection.

22.09.2022 09:00

22nd - 24th September 2022

An international conference on death and resurrection in Victorian literature and culture

Our programme is online now!


15 - 17 September 2022, University of Vienna


Madeleine Thien @ Vienna Lectures in Canadian Studies

Canadian author Madeleine Thien, whose recent novel "Do Not Say We Have Nothing" won the 2016 Scotiabank Giller Prize, the 2016 Governor-General’s...


On Friday, 17th June, the department of English and American studies and the student-led theatre society “SASS - Students Acting Shakespeare Society”...


Online event: Cultural Consequences of COVID: Understanding the Pandemic

On 23 June 2022, 16:00 – 17:00 IST Prof. Sarah Heinz will give a talk on the topic of “At Home in the Pandemic: Lockdown Novels and the Politics of...


From Friday 20th to Saturday 21st May, the Department of English and American Studies - in collaboration with the research platform SOLE and the...


12-13 July 2022

International Workshop at University of Prizren (Kosovo)


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