Activities Schedule - Spring 2017

Scheduled Events, Spring Semester 2017. Check back regularly for additions and changes

Tuesday, February 21, 2017, IC Seminar Room, 12:30 pm
Doris Eibl, University of Innsbruck/Visiting Professor at UNO
Surrealist Women Artists in Exile: Leonora Carrington and Remedios Varo in Mexico

Tuesday, March 7, 2017, IC Seminar Room, 12:30 pm
Professor Dirk Rupnow, University of Innsbruck/Visiting Professor Stanford University
Austria and Migration: The Current Refugee Crisis in Historical Perspective

Wednesday, March 15, 2017, IC Seminar Room, 3 pm
UNO History Graduate Student Presentations on Austrian History:
Edward Lawrence
'In this Dark Hour': Stefan Zweig and the Meaning of Exile in Brazil, 1941-1942.
Peter Casey
Col. Eberhard P. Deutsch and the Legal Division of United States Forces Austria, 1945-1946

Thursday, March 23, 2017, IC Seminar Room, 12:30 pm
Hannes Richter, Embassy of Austria, Washington, D.C., 
Echo Chamber Orchestra - Political Polarization and Media Consumption in the Digital Age

Tuesday, March 29, 2017, IC Seminar Room, 12:30 pm
Annemarie Steidl, University of Vienna/Visiting Professor University of Minnesota-Twin Cities
Book Talk: Annemarie Steidl/Wladimir Fischer-Nebmaier/James W. Oberly, From Multiethnic Empire to a Nation of Nations: Austro-Hungarian Migrants in the US, 1870-1940 (Innsbruck: StudienVerlag 2017)

Wednesday, April 5, 2017, IC Seminar Room, 12:30 pm
Aryo Makko, University of Stockholm/Visiting Professor Harvard University
Swedish Neutrality and Security: Past and Present

 Thursday, April 27, 2017, IC Seminar Room, 12:30 pm
Center Austria Fellows’ Presentations
Tobias Auböck
“Easier Imagined than Described”: The Production of Knowledge in Barbary Coast Captivity Narratives
Theresa Peischer
Sound of Gospel: Why Gospel Music Sounds Like Gospel Music