ANNOUNCEMENT: 2nd Austrian-American PODIUM Dialog
with four Austrian authors, four Austrian Studies scholars from US universities, and undergraduate students
NOVEMBER 6-8, 2015
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CELEBRATING 10 YEARS OF MAX KADE CENTER FOR GERMAN STUDIES
AUSTRIAN-AMERICAN PODIUM DIALOG
November 8 – 10, 2013
Max Kade Center for German Studies (429 Pardee Hall)
SPONSORS: The "AUSTRIAN-AMERICAN PODIUM DIALOG" is sponsored by the Max Kade Center for German Studies, the
Dept of Foreign Languages & Literatures, the writers’ association PODIUM, the City of Vienna, the
culture division of the government of Lower Austria, and Austria's ministry of Foreign Affairs.
INVITED AUTHORS (members of PODIUM): Marianne Gruber (President of the Austrian Society for Literature),
Judith Nika Pfeifer, Vladimir Vertlib, and Philipp Weiss;
INVITED SCHOLARS: Liz Ametsbichler (U of MT), Barbara Kosta (U of Arizona), Kirsten Krick-Aigner (Wofford C.), and
Dagmar Lorenz (U of Illinois at Chicago).
ORGANIZERS (members of PODIUM): Gabriele Petricek, 2010 Max Kade writer-in-residence, and
Margarete Lamb-Faffelberger (Prof. of German)