Berlin in Literature - Literature in Berlin

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Course Information
Discipline(s): 
Literature
Terms offered: 
Summer
Credits: 
3
Language of instruction: 
German
Description: 

Through selected literary texts (poetry and prose), which deal with Berlin as the covert capital of the 20th century, different viewpoints that reflect the experiences of the modern Metropolis will be introduced. The lives and work of some of Berlin’s/Germany’s most prominent authors will be discussed, and the students will have the opportunity to guided participate in walks to historical sites in the city.