The department board has decided that the resits for Grund- and Aufbauseminare usually held at the end of the semester will be cancelled due to the COVID-19 pandemic. The next resits for these classes will be held at the end of the winter term.
The postponed resits from last semester will take place as follows:
The changing media environment of the English Restoration brought forth a sizeable increase in various forms of literary culture, including the birth of large-scale periodical publishing and the ready availability of the letter. Contrary to the widely held consensus that the letter promoted reliability, recent scholarship has stressed the form’s deconstructive potential, allowing both readers and writers to reflect on the mediated nature of writing and the tenuous relationship between sign and reality.