- advanced knowledge of German (active and passive knowledge for language students; passive knowledge for all other students)- minimal knowledge of German literature and philosophy from 1800
2009-2010: Doktor Faustus/Faust! Fragments and aspects of the reception of a central figure of modernity (including Goethe, Grabbe, Spengler, Thomas Mann,...). Intertextual relations between aesthetics, poetics,. philosophy, science, and politics.