German Campus Week

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German Campus Week November 14-18

The Four-day Program for German Campus Week: 
 
Monday, November 14th at 5:30 PM, Fed Ex Building Rm 1009
A Conversation with Afro-German Playwright Olivia Wenzel with clips from her plays "Corn in Germany and Other Galaxies" and "We are the Universe"
 
Tuesday November 15th at 5:30 PM,Fed Ex Building, Mandela Auditorium
Screening of the German Scifi Film Transfer (2010) in German and French with English subtitles
 
Thursday November 17th at 5 PM,Dey Hall, Toy Lounge
Panel on German Scifi Film and Literature, Dey Hall, Toy Lounge
 
Speakers:
Richard Langston (UNC), "Literature of the Future: German Highlights from
the Negley Collection of Utopian Literature at Duke”
 
Paul Dobryden (UVA), "Android Divas: Janelle Monáe and Metropolis"
 
Friday November 18th at 5PM, Dey Hall, Toy Lounge
Panel on German and American Futurist Music, Dey Hall, Toy Lounge
 
Speakers:
Trace Reddell (University of Denver), "The Secret Rhythms of Outsider Afrofuturism: Krautrock, Nu-Jazz & Ambient Ethnoforgeries"
 
David Reinecke (Princeton), "Keeping Time Before Techno: James Brown, Kraftwerk, and the Rationalization of Rhythm"
 
Friday November 18th at 7:30 PM, - The Nightclub
Party featuring a DJ set of German New Wave and free pizza!