Welcome to the English Department of the University of Zurich!

With more than 1,000 students, the English Department is one of the biggest in the Faculty of Arts. It offers courses in the fields of English Literature and English Linguistics. This site will provide you with information on the location of the department, the people who work there and the courses offered.

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  • Thursday, 10 March 2016, 10-­12 am / Friday, 11 March, 4-7 pm / Saturday, 12 March, 10-­12 am & 2-­4 pm

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  • "The Bourgeois" - Tuesday, 8 March 2016, 6-8 pm (Clausiusstrasse 59, RZ‑F‑21, ETH Zürich)

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  • Lecture: "Hamlet’s Beard - Shakespeare and the History of Gender" (Thursday, 17 March 2016, 6-8 pm, KOL-F-118) & Workshop: "Ghost Stories" (Friday, 18 March 2016, 4-6 pm, tba)

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  • More information is available at www.es.uzh.ch/en/teaching/Lehrdiplom.html .

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  • Lectures by Prof. Allen Reddick and Prof. Paul Hamilton (Queen Mary University of London) - Neuchâtel, Friday, 26 February 2016

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  • Cabaret Voltaire - December 14, 2015 (7 p.m.)

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  • The Anniversary Homepage for 2016 is now online!  

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  • "Fear of the Black Voice: James Bond's Vocal Soundscapes" - December 17, 2015, 6 p.m. (PLH-102)  

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  • "Multicultural London English" - December 2, 2015, 2 p.m. (room KOL-E-21)

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  • "'The Occult Logic of Market Forces': Money and Magic in Contemporary Fiction" -- Wednesday, December 9, 2015 (4.15 p.m., room PLH-105)

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