Prof. Dr. JULIE ALLEN "Cosmopolitan Identities in the German-Danish-Border Region"
Thursday, 20.05.2021, 17.15 – 18.45 (online)
Prof. Dr. Julie K. Allen is Professor of Comparative Arts & Letters at Brigham Young University, USA. She works on questions of cultural identity in 19th, 20th, and 21st century Northern Europe, particularly with regard to literature, religion, silent film, and migration. She is the author of Icons of Danish Modernity: Georg Brandes & Asta Nielsen (Univ. of Washington Press, 2012) and Danish but Not Lutheran: The Impact of Mormonism on Danish Cultural Identity, 1850-1920 (Univ. of Utah Press, 2017). In this lecture, J.K. Allen will talk about "Cosmopolitan Identities in the German-Danish-Border Region".
This lecture is organised by the Kultur- und Literaturwissenschaftliche Kolloquium and the Department for Danish Studies in cooperation with ICES.