Lectures: Katerina Králová

Katerina Králová
Lecturer, Charles University, Prague
Fulbright Scholar, Yale University

I) Czech(oslovak)—American Relations in the Twentieth Century

When: Tuesday, March 24, 2009, 11:00 a.m.–12:15 p.m.
Where: Dr. Bischof’s U.S. Diplomacy Course, Bicentennial Education Center, Room 206

II) The Destiny of German War Criminals in Greece and the Unresolved Issue of Postwar Reparations

When: Tuesday, March 24, 2009, 12:30–1:30 p.m.
Where: Liberal Arts Building, Room 197

Lecture: Professor Manfred Prisching

Living with Katrina

Dr. Manfred Prisching
Professor of Sociology, University of Graz, Austria

When: Wednesday, April 8, 2009, 11 am
Where: Liberal Arts Lounge, LA 197

A week before Hurricane Katrine hit New Orleans, Dr. Prisching arrived with his family in New Orleans to begin a sabbatical semester at UNO. He moved into a house and was ready to teach a course on “globalization” in the UNO Sociology Department; his plan was write a book on globalization.

Lecture: Michael S. Maier

Post-War Masculinities: Demilitarization, Repatriation and Reassimilation of former Austrian Wehrmacht Soldiers after World War II

Michael S. Maier
Ministry of Science Research Fellow, Center Austria, The University of New Orleans

When: April 21, 2009, 12:30 – 1:30pm
Where: The University of New Orleans, Liberal Arts Lounge, LA 197