Upcoming Lecture

The Economic Relationship between Austria and Hungary in the Shadow of the Two World Wars

Béla M. Teleky                                                                                                                        
Austrian Ministry of Science and Research Fellow

When: April 16, 2018, 12:30 pm
Where: Seminar Room IC 112, The University of New Orleans

Professor Rollinger Talk

 Professor Rollinger

Professor Rollinger

Professor Rollinger from the University of Innsbruck Department of Ancient History and Oriental Languages gave a talk on the Persian Empire and its vast extent. The discussion after the talk mainly concentrated on comparative empires and how today's regimes in Iran see themselves in the tradition of Cyrus the Great and his vast imperial ambitions.

Calendar of Scheduled Events, Spring 2018

Workshop, The Marshall Plan at 70
David Ellwood, Johns Hopkins University, Guenter Bischof, Director, Center Austria
When: January 10, 2018, 10:30 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.
Where: Seminar Room 112, International Center

Europe’s Battery: The Alps in the Fossil Fuel Age
Marc Landry, Center Austria, UNO
When: January 30, 2018, 12:30 p.m.
Where: Seminar Room 112, International Center

Conceptualizations of Democratic (Post-)Consumerism
Silvia Rief, Harvard University/ University of Innsbruck
When: February 5, 2018, 12:30 p.m.
Where: Seminar Room 112, International Center

Rosa Jochmann: Holocaust Survivor, Political Actor and Contemporary Witness - An Austrian Biography
Veronika Duma, University of Vienna
When: February 8, 2018, 12:30 p.m.
Where: Seminar Room 112, International Center

University of Vienna, Department of Geography - New Orleans Student Excursion (February 19-28, 2018) - Mini Symposium on New Orleans
When: February 21, 10 a.m. -12 p.m.
Where: Seminar Room 112, International Center

Anschluss before Hitler: Rethinking Nationalism and Politics in Interwar Austria and German
Erin Hochman, Southern Methodist University
When: March 5, 2018, 3:00 p.m.
Where: Earl K. Long Library, Room 407

Modernist Maps of Mitteleuropa: Avant-garde Artists and Atlas Design in Central Europe, 1930–1955
Benjamin Benus, Loyola University, New Orleans
When: March 12, 2018, 12:30 p.m.
Where: Seminar Room 112, International Center

The Origins of Empire: The Middle East in the 1st Millennium BCE
Robert Rollinger, University of Innsbruck
When: March 20, 2018, 3:00 p.m.
Where: Earl K. Long Library, Room 407

Annual UNO – University of Innsbruck Symposium:
Electrifying the World: Toward a Global History of Light and Power
Organized by Marc Landry/UNO and Patrick Kupper/IBK
When: March 26-27, 2018
Where: tba

Center Austria Fellow Presentation:
The Economic Relationship between Austria and Hungary in the Shadow of the Two World Wars

Béla Teleky, Austrian Ministry of Science and Research Fellow
When: April 18, 2018, 12:30 p.m.
Where: Seminar Room IC 112, International Center