The sixth episode of the WesGerman podcast now online!

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German Studies major Anna Tjeltveit interviews GRST minor Iris Olympia Sackman.
The song Iris performs is called “Ist es soweit?” and you can find it also on Youtube here:

WesGerman Podcast — Neue Episode

The fifth episode of the WesGerman podcast. Click here!

1:12 – Musik mit Anna Tjeltveit: “Es kamen Menschen an” by Cem Karaca.

9:00 – Gespräch mit Jenna Lacey (Dept. Chair Frau Bork-Goldfield, student Julian White)

Frau Bork and Julian White’s favorite German words:
das Denkmal – monument
die Glockenblumen – bellflowers
die Schokoladenmousse – chocolate mousse
die Nachträglichkeit – afterwardness (I misspoke – Freudian slip!)

It’s a good time to get involved in German Studies at Wesleyan! For more info:

WesGerman Podcast- 4th episode

The fourth episode of the WesGerman podcast is out!


1:54   – Musik mit Anna Tjeltveit (Wolf Biermann)
9:14   – Politik mit Jenna Lacey (German Parliament)
15:56 – Kunst mit Yasemin Schmitt
20:46 – Gespräch mit Hannah Landel (Eric Goldscheider)

Herr Goldscheider’s translation project:

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2:30 – Musik mit Anna Tjeltveit

Bettina Blohm in her studio in Berlin

12:05 – Politik mit Anna Tjeltveit
18:00 – Kunstgespräch mit Yasemin Schmitt (Malerin Bettina Blohm)

40:25 – Gespräch mit Hannah Landel (Eric Goldscheider)

Music throughout is Octopus Ensemble’s June 2012 production of Haydn’s “The Seasons: Winter”

Many thanks to AATG for featuring us in their magazine, Aktuelles!