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The Department of Germanic Languages and Literatures at The Ohio State University is home to one of the oldest and largest German and Germanic Studies programs in the country. Its sixteen faculty members offer a comprehensive course of study that covers literary and cultural studies, intellectual history and German for the professions as well as in-depth specializations that include film studies, aesthetic philosophy, gender studies, cognitive studies, minority literature, ecocriticism, second language studies, Germanic linguistics, Scandinavian Studies, and Yiddish and Ashkenazic Studies.




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On leave 2017-18

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Professor, Director of Gr...

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Visiting Scholar


GGSA Conference 2018
The Germanic Graduate Student Association will host its 1
Simon Losch, PhD Ohio State
Simon Lösch has successfully defended his dissertation,