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(Hint: you will find all the answers on the department’s website, so start browsing!)
English Department Quiz
- Who edited Kathleen Jamie’s poems?
a. Kirsten Stirling
b. Rachel Falconer
c. Enit Steiner
- Who worked on a volume called Essential Grammar in Use?
a. Boris Vejdovsky
b. Roelof Overmeer
c. Martine Hennard Dutheil
- Who is in charge of the department’s Language Lab?
a. Louise Gladwin
b. Marie Emilie Walz
c. Alexandre Fachard
- Who, amongst others, is working on late medieval religiosity in England?
a. Camille Marshall
b. Mary Flannery
c. Diana Denissen
- Who directed a Mémoire on “urban sprawl and the hip hop revolution”?
a. Agnieszka Soltysik Monnet
b. Alexandre Fachard
c. Marco Nievergelt
- Who wrote a volume on Hell in contemporary literature?
a. Philip Lindholm
b. Patricia Ronan
c. Rachel Falconer
- Who studied at the University of Vienna?
a. Anita Auer
b. Marije van Hattum
c. Najat Zein
- Who is working on contemporary Colombian television?
a. Rachel Nisbet
b. Isis Giraldo
c. Tino Oudesluijs
- Who is in charge of the Advanced Essay-Writing Workshop?
a. Kader Hegedüs
b. Denis Renevey
c. Marie Walz
- Who published a book on Jane Austen in Switzerland?
a. Valérie Cossy
b. Kader Hegedüs
c. Jurg Schwyter