Category

The Journey as a Theme of Literature and Literature as a Journey Between Tradition and Innovation

Date

04.04.2024.

18:00 - 20:00

Language

German with simultaneous translation in English

Description

Scientific evening “The Journey as a Theme of Literature and Literature as a Journey Between Tradition and Innovation”:

  • guest lecture “Sea Voyages, other Excursions – and Always Italy. Travels in Texts of German Romanticism” by Prof. Dr. Claudia Liebrand (University of Cologne);
  • presentation “Tradition and Innovation: The Novels of Rūdolfs Blaumanis in the Reflection of German Literature” by Prof. Dr. Benedikts Kalnačs (University of Latvia).

Venue: Library of the University of Latvia, Kalpaka Boulevard 4, Riga, Latvia, and online via Zoom

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The event is organized in collaboration with the Faculty of History and Philosophy of the University of Latvia and takes place as part of the German Language Month in Latvia and the German Spring in Estonia.

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