English Reading Group

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Semester

  • SS 18

Course Information

Nr. Kursbezeichnung Typ Zeit Raum DozentIn
English Reading Group Do 18:00 - 20:00 R. 3.208 Klingner/Möllers/Piskurek

Course Description

This is an open group which anybody is welcome to join. Over the course of the semester we will meet four or five times to discuss a text that everybody has read and prepared for that day. The Reading List is open to suggestions by all participants, and we will decide at the beginning of the semester which books we are going to read. Students who are interested in participating are kindly asked to send an email to cyprian.piskurek@udo.edu. The first meeting will take place on April 12.

Reading List

The Reading List is open to suggestions by all participants, and we will decide at the beginning of the semester which books we are going to read.

Previous Books

  • Summer Semester 2017
    • Margaret Atwood - The Handmaid's Tale (1985)
    • Arundhati Roy - The God of Small Things (1997)
    • J.M. Coetzee - Disgrace (1999)
    • Kazuo Ishiguro - Never Let Me Go (2005)
    • Ian McEwan - Nutshell (2016)


  • Winter Semester 2017/18
    • Rudyard Kipling - The Jungle Book (1894)
    • Agatha Christie - Murder on the Orient Express (1934)
    • Ian McEwan - "Solid Geometry" (In: First Love, Last Rites, 1975)
    • Nicole Krauss - The History of Love (2005)
    • Kazuo Ishiguro - Nocturnes (2009)
    • Naomi Alderman - The Power (2016)