Director, Waterloo Centre for German Studies, University of Waterloo
Director of the Waterloo Centre for German Studies and Associate Professor of German Studies at the University of Waterloo; co-editor at kultur360.com.
I teach contemporary German-language cultural studies. My research focuses on contemporary representations of social and political issues in literature and film. I am also heavily involved in the development of learner-centred online cultural studies courses.
Sep 27, 2021 23:36 pm UTC| Politics
The best part of every German election actually occurs after the election. Results are tabulated very quickly once polls close at 6 p.m. local time. By 8:15 p.m., following the evening news on ARD Channel 1, the...
After Germanys recent state government elections in Hesse, in which the party of German Chancellor Angela Merkel suffered double-digit losses, German media proclaimed the results amounted to a Denkzettel for Merkel....