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BIAAS: In Conversation with Harry Carl Schaub

March 24, 2020

Harry Carl Schaub, BIAAS Board Member, reviews the diverse Austrian experiences of his youth, as Honorary Consul General of the Republic of Austria to the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania, and as an author with Frank Trommler, Professor Emeritus of Germanic Languages and Literatures at the University of Pennsylvania. Their interview was conducted on December 13, 2019, […]

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BIAAS: Grant Deadlines and Minnesota School of Migration & Refugee Studies Workshop

February 18, 2020

New BIAAS Event Grant Application Process BIAAS’s new Event Grants application process is now OPEN. Requests may include support for conferences, symposia, seminars, exhibits, workshops, lectures, and other public events aimed at promoting an understanding of the historic relationship between the United States and Austria (including Habsburg Austria.) Letters of Inquiry are open for submission […]

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BIAAS: Blogs by Nadine Zimmerli (BIAAS Grantee)

January 14, 2020

BIAAS Austro-Americana Blog Series Former BIAAS grant recipient, Nadine Zimmerli, writes 2 blogs for BIAAS. Nadine Zimmerli is the editor for history and social sciences at the University of Virginia Press. She trained as a modern European historian at the University of Wisconsin-Madison, where she earned her Ph.D. in 2011. At present, she is completing […]

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BIAAS: Podcast with Vic Huber

December 3, 2019

Vic Huber: A Life Promoting Music, Arts, and Cultural Ties Vic Huber is an American Honorary Consul in Vienna, Austria and the Programme Director of the Austro-American Society in Vienna. He shares his own personal story about growing up in post-war Vienna and his lifelong journey with American culture with Jonathan Singerton, former BIAAS Grantee. […]

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BIAAS: Blogs by Alison Orton (BIAAS Grantee)

November 5, 2019

BIAAS Austro-Americana Blog Series Former BIAAS grant recipient, Alison Orton, writes 3 blogs for BIAAS. Alison Orton is a PhD candidate in the Department of History at the University of Illinois at Chicago. In her dissertation, beer and the brewing industry are lenses through which to examine the fluidity of national and ethnic attachments among […]

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BIAAS: WWI Aid in Austria & Central Europe Symposium

October 8, 2019

PD. Dr. Friederike Kind-Kovács, a former Botstiber-CEU Fellow, discusses “1919-2019: The Legacy of Transatlantic and Transnational Aid to Central Europe” at the Post World War I Aid in Austria & Central Europe Symposium, which took place September 26 – 27, 2019, at the Austrian Academy of Sciences in Vienna, Austria. The symposium was jointly organized […]

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