Our Associate Director for Conflict and Visual Culture Initiatives is going on a 3 week lecture tour in Europe to lecture on various topics concerning visual culture, contemporary American popular culture, memory, and the American response to the 9/11 attacks. He will be meeting with students and faculty at European universities in large lecture format and smaller group sessions.
Jonathan, a documentary photographer, is sponsored as a Cultural Envoy by the American Embassy in Vienna, Austria. The lecture series will be coordinated with and hosted by the University of Graz American Studies Department in Graz, Austria. He will be doing a series of lectures for an assortment of classes and programs at U/Graz, as well as traveling to other universities:
* University of Vienna, Austria, Department of English
* Lecture series (6) at University of Graz, Austria, various departments
* John F. Kennedy Institute for Study of North American Culture, Free
U/of Berlin, Berlin, Germany
* Masaryk University, Brno, Czech Republic English and American
Studies Depart. (Speaking at the Moravian National Library)
* University of Zagreb, Croatia English Department
* University of Tuebingen, Germany American Studies Depart.
We will be posting more about his travels when he returns.