Modern Languages Talk Series: Katrina Nousek (Lawrence College)
Date: Tuesday, March 21st, 2017
Time: 4:00 pm
Duration: 1 hour
Sponsored by: Modern Languages and Literatures
Contact: Edward Muston, firstname.lastname@example.org, 2611
Talk Title: "Lost in Migration: Literature and the German Refugee Crisis”
Bio: Katrina Nousek (NEH Hurvis Fellow) teaches courses on transnational developments in 20th- and 21st-century German culture at Lawrence University. Her current research project, Pasts with Futures: Postcommunist Subjects in Contemporary German Literature, investigates geopolitics and time in literary narratives after the end of the Soviet Union. She holds a PhD in German Studies from Cornell University.