CGES in the News

March 8, 2018

Sabine von Mering examines the history of fairy tales in advance of a production of "Into the Woods" by the Department of Theater Arts.

January 10, 2018

The New York Times

Director Sabine von Mering offers her opinion and expertise regarding a proposal requiring all immigrants in Germany to visit a concentration camp. The proposal was made by German politician, Sawsan Chebli, a Berlin state legislator of Palestinian heritage.

October 18, 2017

Jewish Weekly

Director Sabine von Mering sheds light on the recent Austrian election and provides insight into the potential coalitions that could potentially be formed under the Austria's new government.

November 10, 2014

This week, the world marks the 25th anniversary of the fall of the Berlin Wall. Sabine von Mering, associate professor of German and women’s, gender and sexuality studies, and director of Center for German and European Studies, shares her memories of growing up in a divided Germany and being at an aunt’s birthday party in West Germany when the East German government allowed its citizens to cross freely into West Berlin on Nov. 9, 1989.

November 7, 2013

BrandeisNow spoke with professor Sabine von Mering, director of the Center for German and European Studies, about the meaning of Kristallnacht in Germany today.