Europe and its Others

2015-2016 BMW Center Special Events Series

SPRING 2016:

February 17, 2016      

 "Russia's Ambivalent Relation to Europe: Attraction, Frustration and Dependence”

 Dr. Marie Mendras, Sciences Po

12:00-2:00 pm, Intercultural Center Executive Conference Room


March 14, 2016

"Farewell to the Welcoming Culture? Angela Merkel and the European Refugee Crisis"

 Dr. Joyce Mushaben, University of Missouri - St. Louis

 12:00-2:00pm, Intercultural Center 450          


April 18, 2016

 "Europe's Others in Cinema: The Politics of Intimacy in Unveiled (2005) and Abendland (2011)

 Dr. Maria Stehle, The University of Tennessee - Knoxville

12:00-2:00pm, Intercultural Center Executive Conference Room

FALL 2015:

 September 14, 2015      

 "Europe in the World, 1914-1940: Race, Colony, Empire”

 Dr. Geoff Eley, University of Michigan

 5:00-7:00pm, Mortara Center for International Studies


 November 11, 2015

 "Enemies Within? The Othering of France's Muslims" 

 Dr. Alec Hargreaves, Florida State University

 12:00-1:45pm, Mortara Center for International Studies          


 November 16, 2015

 "Taking over the Red. How a color became the icon of Communism"      

 Dr. Hanno BalzJohns Hopkins University

12:00-1:45pm, Intercultural Center 450                                                                                                                                                    

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