Paula Henderson: „Gardens and Places of Pleasure in Shakespeare’s London“

Einladung zu einem Vortrag in englischer Sprache Wednesday, 6th September 2017 at 7 pm RüKONTOR (5. Etage), Rüttenscheider Str. 144, 45131 Essen William Shakespeare lived in London during the decades before and after the turn of the 17th century, a ‘golden age’ for the city. While London had become overcrowded, increasingly squalid and plague-ridden, it […]

Gerri Kimber: „Katherine Mansfield, D.H. Lawrence and Virginia Woolf“

Einladung zu einem Vortrag in englischer Sprache Wednesday, 21st June 2017 at 7 pm RüKONTOR (5. Etage), Rüttenscheider Str. 144, 45131 Essen This talk will explore the relationships and connections between Katherine Mansfield and various people connected to the Bloomsbury Group, in particular, with two of the twentieth century’s most famous English writers, D.H. Lawrence and Virginia Woolf. Mansfield […]

Brief des Vorsitzenden der Deutsch-Englischen Gesellschaft Ruhr e.V., Herrn Bernhard Nadorf, an die Bundeskanzlerin, Frau Dr. Angela Merkel

Brief des Vorsitzenden der Deutsch-Englischen Gesellschaft Ruhr e.V., Herrn Bernhard Nadorf, an die Bundeskanzlerin, Frau Dr. Angela Merkel. Abrufbar unter: http://www.deg-ruhr.org/wp-content/uploads/2017/05/DEG-Ruhr-Brexit.pdf

Harry Mount: „Brexit: How it Split the Country – and the Tory Party“

Einladung zu einem Vortrag in englischer Sprache Wednesday, 10th May 2017 at 7 pm RüKONTOR (5. Etage), Rüttenscheider Str. 144, 45131 Essen Harry Mount’s book explains how Britain made its momentuous decision to leave the EU. As a journalist who was close to the action as it happened, and knows many of the protagonists, he witnessed […]

Prof. Dr. Albert-Reiner Glaap OBE: „Humour as an Essential Element of English Cultural Identity“

Einladung zu einem Vortrag in englischer Sprache Wednesday, 5th April 2017 at 7 pm RüKONTOR (5. Etage), Rüttenscheider Str. 144, 45131 Essen English people are said to have a particular sense of humour that foreigners often have problems to understand . In order to avoid saying things that may lead to confrontations English people make use […]

Richard Jenkyns: „The Modernity of Jane Austen“

Einladung zu einem Vortrag in englischer Sprache Wednesday, 8th March 2017 at 7 pm RüKONTOR (5. Etage), Rüttenscheider Str. 144, 45131 Essen Is Jane Austen a belated representative of eighteenth-century classical values, or a romantic, or even a novelist ahead of her time? It is easy to think of her as essentially a conservative genius, doing especially […]