Deutsches Literaturfestival

 April 28, 2016

 Studenten machen Literatur


 Lesung von Dimitré Dinev

 5:45 – 7:30 pm


 With its commitment to student-faculty research and the privilege of working with excellent teachers and scholars of the highest caliber and international renown, the Max Kade Center for German Studies fulfills the vision of Lafayette College’s founding fathers and advances the College’s prominence in the area of German and Austrian culture studies.



The Max Kade Center for German Studies offers a forum in which students, faculty, and the public can gain a greater understanding of the histories, cultures, and political, economic, and social developments of German-speaking countries and their impact on past, present, and future America.

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Austrian-American PODIUM Dialog

The Austrian-American PODIUM Dialog took place from November 6 to November 8, 2015 in Max Kade Center for German Studies (429 Pardee Hall)

CO-ORGANIZERS: Margarete Lamb-Faffelberger and Gabriele Petricek

SPONSORS: The "AUSTRIAN-AMERICAN PODIUM DIALOG" is sponsored by the Max Kade Center for German Studies, the Dept of Foreign Languages & Literatures, the Writers’ Association PODIUM, the City of Vienna, the Culture Division of the Government of Lower Austria, and Austria's Ministry of Foreign Affairs.


Writer-in-Residence Program

Leaders in the field of German Studies spend a semester learning and sharing experiences with our students.

Current writer in residence: Dimitré Dinve

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