Upcoming Events and Conferences

"Literature as Social Critique; Power, Science and Knowledge in Literature since 1989" (The 49th International Wisconsin Workshop).
Thursday, September 22nd-Saturday, September 24th, 2016.

Prof. Dr. Naika Foroutan of Humboldt-Universität in Berlin.
Monday, October 24th, 2016.

Inaugural Gisela Imm Bloomenkranz Memorial Lecture featuring Professor David Blackbourn!
Friday, October 28th, 2016.

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Dr. Thorsten M. Wetzling at the University of Wisconsin-Madison, February 3rd, 2016.

CGES Director Pamela Potter introducing Consul General Herbert Quelle at The University of Wisconsin-Madison, October 21st, 2015.

David Barclay, Marc Silberman, Herbert Quelle, Jolanda Vanderwal Taylor, and Ulrich Rosenhagen at The University of Wisconsin-Madison, October 21st, 2015.

Michaela Kreyenfeld giving her lecture entitled "25 Years after the fall of the Berlin Wall: Did East Germans 'adapt' to West German family behavior?" at The University of Wisconsin-Madison, September 22nd, 2015.



On the Calendar

Recent Conferences and Workshops

"Outside the Kaiserreich: The German Diaspora in the World War I Era." October 8th-10th, 2015. Keynote address: Professor Werner Sollors of Harvard. For more information, click here.

"The Mediterrranean Refugee Crisis: Perspectives from Europe, Africa, and the Middle East (Videoconference)" draws a full house. More information here.


New publications from CGES faculty

Pamela M. Potter
Art of Suppression: Confronting the Nazi Past in Histories of the Visual and Performing Arts(University of California Press, 2015)

Kathrin Zippel, Myra Marx Ferree and Karin Zimmerman
"Gender Equality in German Universities: Vernacularizing the Battle for the Best Brains" Gender and Education (forthcoming 2015).

Myra Marx Ferree and Kathrin Zippel
"Gender Equality in the Age of Academic Capitalism: Cassandra and Pollyanna interpret University Restructuring" Social Politics (forthcoming 2016)

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The Madison Warburg Chapter of the American Council on Germany

"The Eric M. Warburg Chapter of the American Council on Germany provides members and the general public around the United States with a dynamic forum for discussing economic, political, and social issues on the transatlantic agenda. The Madison Warburg chapter is an important part of the program." For more information, visit the website for the American Council on Germany.

To view the 2015 Warburg Director List, click here.

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