Master Advanced Anglophone Studies

New students of the winter 2020/21 term: If you could not make it to the master welcome meeting, please contact Prof. Mayer ( as soon as possible for instructions about class enrollment and your curriculum.

Advanced Anglophone Studies as a consecutive degree program is a joint venture of the British and the American Studies divisions in the English Seminar and is aimed at students with degrees in American Studies, British Studies, and other fields of literary or cultural studies. The program offers a broad variety of courses in American and British Studies, with a strong focus on New English Literatures, postcolonial and diaspora studies, gender studies, and the literatures of globalization. In addition, students are invited to work on media history and media theory, and to acquaint themselves with new trends in television studies, popular culture studies, and the studies of digital cultures.