DoDeutsch Flyers

Click here for specific flyers advertising key events during the DoDeutsch! week: DoDeutsch Flyers

Flyers feature the Soccer Tournament, German Intellectual History: Goethe’s “Schöne Seele,” German Cooking Night, “Dadada Deutsch: German Popular Music since the ’80s?,” German Game Night, “UVa Abroad in Germany,” German Film Screening, Project Runway: Germany, German Kulturabend, and the Roundtable Discussion with Hans-Ulrich von Schröter from the German Embassy.

Click here for the readings for the discussion of Goethe’s “Confessions of a Beautiful Soul” (“Bekenntnisse einer schönen Seele”) from Wilhelm Meister’s Apprenticeship. Readings are available in both German and English.

Goethe, Confessions of a Beautiful Soul

Goethe, Bekenntnisse einer schönen Seele


Press Release

The Department of Germanic Languages & Literatures proudly presents a week full of fun student-run events about Germany, German culture, and language all over UVa Grounds.  The week offers a wide variety of exciting events for everyone: ranging from a soccer tournament, to delicious German food, fun German language classes open to everyone, lectures on German philosophy and pop culture, study abroad opportunities, a German runway with the latest German fashion, a German movie night, German art, music, and photography, and an interactive exhibition in front of the amphitheater which asks: What is German?

DoDeutsch! takes place across UVa Grounds from:

Monday, October 31 – Friday, November 4, 2011

For the complete event schedule, please check out our website:

DoDeutsch! is organized by the Department of Germanic Languages & Literatures and generously sponsored by the Embassy of the Federal Republic of Germany and the Center for German Studies.

DoDeutsch Program

Click here to download a complete, up-to-date program: DoDeutsch Program

DoDeutsch at the University of Virginia, October 31 – November 4, 2011!

UVa undergraduates will take part in a series of campus-wide events focusing on the presence of German language and culture at UVa, including:

Sunday, October 30: Soccer Tournament, Carr’s Hill Field, 8 p.m.

Monday, October 31: German Cooking Night at the Lorna Sundberg International Center, 5 – 9 p.m.

Tuesday, November 1: German Game Night at the German House in Bice 206, 7:30-9:30 p.m.

Wednesday, November 2: German Film Screening, 7 – 9 p.m. Nau 101

Thursday, November 3: German Kulturabend at the Solarium Room in the Colonnade Club, 6 – 8 p.m.

Friday, November 4: Gala Dinner at the Garden Room, 7 p.m. By invitation only.

Please check back soon for a complete schedule of events.