CGES's mission is to support interdisciplinary teaching and research on contemporary Germany and Europe at Brandeis and to reach out to broader communities on the social, political, and cultural issues facing Germany and Europe today.
All screenings will be held in Mandel G03 from 7pm (films in German with English subtitles). Refreshments will be served.
Essay competition: “Did Capitalism Win? A Look at Germany 25 Years after Unification”
German unification ended 40 years of the division of Germany into a Communist East and Capitalist West. German unification was celebrated as a victory of capitalism. Is that true? Explore the situation in Germany 25 years after Unification, weighing economic, socio-political, cultural, and other developments.
Essays must be 5 pages in length, 12pt Times New Roman font, double-spaced and submitted electronically to email@example.com no later than Friday, October 30, 2015. Include your name, contact information (email and phone number), year at Brandeis. All Brandeis students are eligible to participate in the competition. For questions, contact Professor von Mering at firstname.lastname@example.org.