Fall Calendar 2019

Photo: Pexels

Photo: Pexels

Center Austria Fall 2019 Calendar - Overview of SCHEDULED Events:

August 13, 2019
New Student Orientation

August 22, 2019
Opening of exhibit and presentation of the book Towards the American Century: Austrians in the United States in cooperation with the Austrian Embassy in Washington, DC. Exhibit will be open for viewing from August 14 to September 6, 2019 at the UNO Fine Arts Gallery.

October 1, 2019, 4:30 pm, Library 407

Reads from his Novel Das Floss der Medusa (Vienna: Zsolnay, 2017) (in English)

October 8, 2019 7:30 pm, Nims Theater in the UNO’s Performing Arts Center
Documentary film screening Fire at Sea (Fuocoammare) by Gianfranco Rosi (Italy, 2016)
Introduction: Professor Sabine Schrader, Univ. of Innsbruck
The European Refugee Crisis in Film: On the Aesthetics of the Documentary in Fuocoammare by Gianfranco Rosi

October 15, 2019, 12:30 pm, Performing Arts Center 319
Sabine Schrader, University of Innsbruck Visiting Scientist
Transnational Cinema in Italy Since 1990

November 2, 2019, starting at 10:00 am, Seminar Room, International Center
Biannual Business Meeting of the Louisiana Association of German Teachers.
Lunch talk by Brigitta Malm, The Bauhaus

November 4, 2019 , 12:30 pm, Seminar Room, International Center
Janek Wasserman, University of Alabama
Book presentation The Marginal Revolutionaries: How Austrian Economists Fought the War of Ideas (Yale UP 2019)

November 18, 2019, 12:30 pm, Seminar Room, International Center
Marilyn Miller, Professor of Jewish Studies, Tulane University
Right in Our Backyard: 'German' Alien Enemies in the Crescent City, 1942-1946