Englische Literatur- und Kulturwissenschaft

    Research projects and conferences at the Chair of English Literature and British Cultural Studies

    Research projects

    New Terrains of Consciousness: Globalization, Sensory Environments and Local Cultures of Knowledge
    A new research collaboration of the Chair of English Literature with the Department of English at Jamia Millia Islamia, New Delhi.



    Globalization and New Terrains of Consciousness: Phenomenologies of the Global/Local/Glocal.

    International Conference, Jamia Millia Islamia, New Delhi, in collaboration with the Chair of English Literature at JMU Würzburg, 08-10.02.2021


    Imagining Migration, Knowing Migration: Intermedial Perspectives
    International Conference in Würzburg is now held as an international online conference on 25-26.02.2021.
    PD Dr. Miriam Wallraven (JMU Würzburg),­
    Dr. Jennifer Leetsch (JMU Würzburg),
    JProf. Frederike Middelhoff (University of Hamburg).
    More information coming soon.




    Globalized (Neo-)Classicisms? Uses of Antiquity in Contemporary World Literatures.

    International Online Symposium 10-11/12/2020

    Organised by the UGC-DAAD-IGP programme 'Literature in a Globalized World'



    Die Feministische Aufklärung in Europa / The Feminist Enlightenment Across Europe 
    International Conference, 05.-07.07.2018

    Formen der Selbstthematisierung in der vormodernen Lyrik
    Colloquium in Würzburg, 14.-17.03.2018


    Ben Jonson: Literary Transactions Across Cultural Environments
    International Conference, 29.06.-01.07.2017