Event archive and reviews
2011 to 2015

2017

Wednesday, 13 December 2017, 16.00 hrs, Coffeeroom, 3rd floor, Humanities Building
Department of American Studies & The Theater Workshop proudly present:
Peeling Labels based on Edward Albee's "Who's Afraid of Virginia Woolf?"

Tuesday, 21 November 2017, 18.00 hrs, Lecture Hall 7, Humanities Building, Innrain 52, 6020 Innsbruck
The Crowdsourced Archive: Mobile Media, Appalachian Photography, and the Local(ized) Frame Professor Mark Nunes
Professor of Interdisciplinary Studies and Chair of the Department of Cultural, Gender, and Global Studies at Appalachian State University, Boone, NC, U.S.A.

Friday, 23 June 2017, Room 4DG14, Humanities Building 11th floor
Mountain / Film / Studies Workshop
Maximilian Büttner, Silke Martin, Christian Quendler, Anna Sofia Rossholm und Daniel Winkler
event info

Tuesday, 23 May 2017, HS7, 18.00 hrs - Lecture
"Religious Affordances"
Professor Kevin Schilbrack, Department of Philosophy and Religion, Appalachian State University, Boone, North Carolina, USA
Co-sponsored by the Department of American Studies, the Department for Philosophy, the American Corner Innsbruck and the Center for Inter-American Studies.
Everbyody welcome!
invitation

Tuesday, 9 May 2017, HS7, 17.15 hrs - Lecture
"Irregular, not Irreverent: Religion and Theology in Moby-Dick and The Scarlet Letter"
Damien B. Schlarb, Johannes Gutenberg-Universität, Maynz
Co-sponsored by the Department of American Studies, the American Corner Innsbruck and the Center for Inter-American Studies.
Everbyody welcome!
invitation

2016

Wednesday, 14 December 2016, 16.00 hrs, Coffee Room
A Performance of the Theater Workshop!
Everbyody welcome!

Sunday, 4 December 2016, 15.00 hrs, Room 40130 (Humanities Building 1st floor, Zwischentrakt)
Poetry Reading
as part of the proseminar PS American Literature:
Reading (and Writing) Poetry With a Poet's Eye (Instructor: Ashley Nissler).
Doors: 14.45 hrs
Everbyody welcome!

43rd International Conference of the AAAS (Austrian Association of American Studies)
November 11-13, 2016, Innsbruck, Austria
AAAS Conference 2016
Conference Report

Monday, 14 November 2016, 10.15 hrs, HS7 - Lecture
The First Clinton - Trump Debate: Out of a Frying-pan into the Fire
Univ.-Prof. Dr. Manfred Kienpointner, Universität Innsbruck
Co-sponsored by the Department of American Studies and the American Corner Innsbruck.

FWF-Projekt "ESCAPE"
Konferenzen 2014 und 2016, siehe Homepage:
www.uibk.ac.at/projects/escape/


2015

Wednesday 16 December 2015, Coffeeroom (Humanities Building, 3rd floor), 17.00 hrs
"happy, hell ... and cheap - A Coffeeroom in Paris"
Performance by the students of the course Theater Workshop winter term 15/16 (Instructor: Michaela Adrigan, Course assistant: Manuela Adrigan)
invitation

Thursday, 26 November und Friday 27 November 2015,
Claudiana, Herzog-Friedrich-Straße 3, 6020 Innsbruck (Altstadt)
International Workshop
The Analysis of Fictional Dialogue in Film and Television Series:
Between Narratology and Pragmatics
Organized by the Department of English and the Department of American Studies of the University of Innsbruck
Programm | review

Monday, 6 July 2015, 19.00 hrs
Location: Israelitische Kultusgemeinde für Tirol und Vorarlberg, Sillgasse 15, 6020 Innsbruck
The Vienna Paradox: A View from America
Prof. Marjorie Perloff, Stanford University, CA, U.S.A.
Co-sponsored by the Department of American Studies, the American Corner Innsbruck and the Israelitischen Kultusgemeinde für Tirol und Vorarlberg
invitation

Monday, 8 June 2015, 10.15 hrs, HS 3, Humanities Building
The Free Slave. Morality, Neostoicism and Publishing Strategy in Emanuel d'Anranda's Algiers and its's Slavery, 1640-1682
Lisa Kattenberg
Co-sponsored by the Department of American Studies and the Rersearch Center Cultures in Contact
invitation

Monday, 18 May 2015, 10.15 hrs, HS 3, Humanities Building
The Architectural Turn in Contemporary Literature
Prof. David Spurr, University of Geneva
Co-sponsored by the Department of American Studies and the American Corner Innsbruck
invitation

Thursday, 23 April 2015, 12.00 hrs, HS 4, Humanities Building
CINERAMA and Digital Film Restoration
David Strohmaier and Randy Gitsch
Co-sponsored by the Department of American Studies, the American Corner Innsbruck and the Otto Preminger Institut.
invitation

2014

Monday, 15 December 2014, 17.00 hrs, Coffeeroom Humanities Building
FINAL STOP: DESIRE
Performance by the students of the course Theater Workshop winter term 14/15 (Instructor: Michaela Adrigan, Course assistant: Manuela Adrigan)
Video

Monday, 3 November 2014, 10.15 hrs, HS 3, Humanities Building
Khalid Bekkaoui, LFUI Guestprofessor, Mohammed Ben Abdallah University, Fez, Morocco
Muslim Discovery of America
invitation

Monday, 20 October 2014, 10.15 hrs, HS 3, Humanities Building
Marion Christina Rohrleitner, The University of Texas at El Paso, U. S. A.
Queering Aztlán: Key Terms and Current Trends in Chicana/o Literature and Art
invitation | PowerPoint

Thursday, 22 May 2014, 18.00 hrs, Lecture Hall 7, Humanities Building
Jonathan Arac, University of Pittsburgh, U. S. A.
"Edgar Allan Poe from City to City: Richmond, Philadelphia, New York, Paris, Petersburg, Chicago
A talk about Poe's work and its afterlife, from the perspective of "World Literature"

invitation

Wednesday, 21 May 2014, 19.00 hrs, Dolmetschanlage, Humanities Building, 1st floor
Dr. Salvatore Bono
"Europäische Sklavenberichte aus dem Mittelmeerraum (16.-19. Jahrhundert)"
invitation

Monday, 24 March 2014, 10.15 hrs, Room 40130, Humanities Building
Magnus Ressel, Goethe Universität, Frankfurt am Mayn
The Image of the Barbary Corsairs in European Scholarly Literature from 1600 to 1800
invitation

Monday, 27 January 2014, 17.15 hrs, HS 4, Humanities Building
Klaus Benesch, Department für Anglistik und Amerikanistik, Universität München
Modern(s) Walking: Thoreau, Freud, Heidegger
invitation

2013

Monday, 25 November 2013, 10.15 hrs, Room 40130, Humanities Building
Stefan Brandt, Department of American Studies, Universität Graz
The American in Chains: Enslavement and the Specter of North Africa in Early U.S. Barbary Narratives
invitation

Wednesday, 26 June 2013, 15.00 hrs, HS 6, Humanities Building
Christian Quendler, Department of American Studies, Universität Innsbruck
"Lost Girls and Celluloid Souls"
invitation zum öffentlichen Vortrag Habilitationskommission Dr. Christian Quendler
invitation

Wednesday, 29 May 2013, 17.00 hrs, Türingsaal, Claudiana, Altstadt
Mario Klarer, Department of American Studies, Universität Innsbruck
Book presentation: Literaturgeschichte der USA, München: C.H. Beck, 2013
Lecture: "The New Television Series: Replacing the Novel in the 21st Century?”
invitation

Tuesday, 30 April 2013, 8.30 hrs, HS 2, Humanities Building
Donald C. Freeman, Myrifield Institute for Cognition and the Arts, Heath, MA, U.S.A.
Cognitive Metaphor and Poetic Form
invitation

Tuesday, 30 April 2013, 17.15 hrs, Lecture Hall 7, Humanities Building
Margaret H. Freeman, Myrifield Institute for Cognition and the Arts, Heath, MA, U.S.A.
Momentary Stays, Exploding Forces:
A Cognitive Linguistic Approach to the Poetics of Emily Dickinson and Robert Frost
invitation

Tuesday, 7 May 2013, 17.15 hrs, Lecture Hall 7, Humanities Building
Oliver Scheiding, Johannes Gutenberg University, Maynz
Reassessing Early American Poetry
invitation

Monday, 18 March 2013, 18.00 hrs, Saal University of New Orleans, 1st floor, Hauptgebäude Universität Innsbruck, Christoph-Probst-Platz
Christopher Lehmann-Haupt, American journalist, critic, novelist, and teacher of writing and journalism
"How to Read 5.000 Books a Year: Reflections of a Daily Book Reviewer"
Eine Veranstaltung des American Corner Innsbruck

Monday, 21 January 2013, 17.00 hrs, Thüringsaal, Herzog-Friedrich-Straße 3, Innsbruck (Altstadt)
OBAMA Inauguration Party
Eine Veranstaltung des American Corner Innsbruck

2012

Monday, 12 October 2012, 17.30 hrs, Claudiasaal, Herzog-Friedrich-Straße 3, Innsbruck (Altstadt)
Barbara Klinger, Indiana University in Bloomington, U.S.A.
"Beyond Cheap Thrills: The 'Pop-Out' Debate in 3D Cinema Today"
Eine Veranstaltung des American Corner Innsbruck

AAAS (Austrian Association for American Studies) Konferenz, Universität Zürich, 9 – 10 November 2012

Thursday, 11 October 2012, 19.00 hrs, Saal University of New Orleans, Hauptgebäude
Nikki Brown, University of New Orleans
"The Art of Black Power: African American Politics and the Women of Black Arts Movement"
Eine Veranstaltung des American Corner Innsbruck

Monday, 1 October 2012, 17.15 hrs Claudiasaal, Herzog-Friedrich-Straße 3
Chan Lowe, Award-winning American cartoonist
"Behind The Lines: An Editorial Cartoonist's Take on America's Political War with Itself"
Eine Veranstaltung des American Corner Innsbruck

Thursday, 31 May 2012, 19.00 hrs, Claudiasaal, Herzog-Friedrich-Str. 3, 2. Stock
Univ.-Prof. Dr. Alex Hahn, University of Notre Dame
The Dome of the U.S. Capitol Building: Design and Structure
invitation
Eine Veranstaltung des American Corner Innsbruck

Monday, 18 June 2012, 10.15 hrs, HS 4 (Humanities Building)
Univ.-Prof. Dr. Stephan Prochàzka (Institut für Orientalistik, Universität Wien)
Arabisch-Islamische Kulturgeschichte des Mittelalters und ihr Einfluss auf Europa

Tuesday, 22. May 2012, 19.00 hrs, Archäologisches Museum, Hauptgebäude, 3rd floor
Antrittsvorlesung von Univ.-Prof. Dr. Mario Klarer
"Billy Wilder's Sunset Boulevard: Allegories of Media and Departments"
invitation

Monday, 14. May 2012, 8.30 hrs, Lecture Hall 7 (Humanities Building)
Dr. Meg Tyler, Associate Professor of Humanities, Boston University,
derzeit Fulbright Visiting Professor an der Universität Innsbruck
"Named Airs" -- The American Sonnet From Stevens to Bidart
Eine gemeinsame Veranstaltung mit dem American Corner Innsbruck und ZIAS
invitation

Tuesday, 8 May 2012, 19.30 hrs, Leokino
Filmpräsentation The Ballad of Genesis and Lady Jaye
Kinovi(sie)on

Monday, 23 January 2012, 18.00 hrs
Lesung von Valerie Sayers im Rahmen der Ringvorlesung FrauenWeltLiteratur
Claudiasaal (Herzog-Friedrich-Straße 3, 6020 Innsbruck)
invitation

2011

December 9-11, 2011
5th Annual Austria's Young Americanists Workshop
"AMERICAN STUDIES AND/AS/VS MEDIA STUDIES"
Call for Papers

Monday, 12. December 2011, 8.30 hrs, Lecture Hall 7
MMag. Simone Puff (Alpen Adria Universität Klagenfurt)
Writing Color, Reading Change? Reflections on Colorism in African American Magazines


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