Scheduled Events, Fall 2017

Photo: Gavin Whitner/

Photo: Gavin Whitner/


Overview of Scheduled Events at the Center, Fall 2017:


September 25, 2017
Martin Nekola, Charles University, Prague, Czech Republic
Czechoslovak Exile After 1948: Activities, Problems and International Cooperation
Where: International Center, Seminar Room 112
When: 12:30 pm

October 9-11, 2017
Annual Meeting of Austrian Centers
When: All day
Where: JW Marriott Hotel, 614 Canal Street

October 11-13, 2017
Center Austria 20th Anniversary Celebration
When: All day
Where: Napoleon House

October 12:
Book Presentation: The Marshall Plan in Austria
When: 5:00 pm
Where: The National WWII Museum, Louisiana Pavilion

October 16, 2017
Ambassador Franz Cede and Ambassador Christian Prosl
Book Talk: Ambition and Reality: Austria’s Foreign Policy since 1945 (Innsbruck: StudienVerlag 2017)
Where: Earl K Long Library, Room 407
When: 3:00 pm

October 17, 2017
Tait Keller, Rhodes College
Guest lecture in Günter Bischof’s “The U.S. and World War I” Course:
An Environmental History of World War I
When: tba
Where: Liberal Arts Building, Room 370

November 7, 2017        
George C. Windell Lecture in European History
Roger Chickering, Georgetown University
Germany and the US in WW I

November 11, 2017
Louisiana Association for German Teachers Biannual Meeting
Guest Lecture: Dr. Marc Landry, Associate Director, Center Austria, UNO
Mountains of White Coal: The Alps, Water, and Power in Europe, 1850-1950
When: 10:00 am
Where:  International Center, Seminar Room 112