Registration for the 19th international conference of the Gesellschaft für englische Romantik  (Society for English Romanticism) hosted by the Chair of English Literature at the University of Augsburg is now open. The conference will be held as a residential conference at  'Haus Sankt Ulrich' in Augsburg on 29 September – 2 October 2022.


Here is the link to the conference website with information concerning the programme, registration process, accommodation as well as our keynote speakers:


In Memoriam Fred Burwick

In Memoriam Fred Burwick
Here is Christoph Bode's obituary for Fred Burwick, GER's Honorary Lifetime Member, who died on March 16, 2022, on the eve of his 86th birthday.
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2022 Conference - Call for papers

Romantic Ecologies

The 19th international conference of the Gesellschaft für englische Romantik (Society for English Romanticism) will be hosted by the Chair of English Literature of the University of Augsburg and held as a residential conference at ‘Haus Sankt Ulrich’ in Augsburg.

Augsburg, September 29 – October 2, 2022

Call for Papers - Augsburg 2022
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In the podcast series "Was mir Hölderlin bedeutet: Annäherungen und Anklänge", Christoph Bode speaks about Hölderlin's "Das Angenehme dieser Welt hab' ich genossen".


Listen to the recording from September 8, 2020 here:

Obituary Michael O'Neill
Christoph Bode's obituary for Michael O'Neill, a long-standing member of our society and a dear friend and colleague to many of us. Many of you will remember conversations with Michael at our conferences in Regensburg or in Wuppertal, where he gave memorable keynotes.
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