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 […]

Professor Dr. Christoph Heyl: „Almost unsufferable to our Ears? Romanticism and the Perception of the Highland Bagpipes, c. 1760-1830“

Einladung zu einem Vortrag in englischer Sprache Monday, 13th February 2017 at 7 pm RüKONTOR (5. Etage), Rüttenscheider Str. 144, 45131 Essen In the course of the late eighteenth and the early nineteenth century, changing notions of taste led to a thorough change in reactions to Scottish bagpipe music. A total rejection of this music as barbarous, obscene […]

Mark Green: ”Anthony Trollope: His life and Work”

Einladung zu einem Vortrag in englischer Sprache Tuesday, 17th January 2017 at 7 pm RüKONTOR (5. Etage), Rüttenscheider Str. 144, 45131 Essen Trollope is one of the most prolific British authors of the 19th century. Born in 1815, his early life was scarred by the financial difficulties experienced by his father which forced the family to […]