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New projects online!

2010: Live(s) on the Mississippi 2

2003: Route 66 and the Desert Southwest

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2001: Live(s) on the Mississippi

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Classes & Excursions

The heart of our transnational project are the collaborative classes and joint excursions our students participate in. The results of our decade long partnership are visible through the student projects arising from these.

 

Collaborative Classes

2011

A course at the Saarland University in cooperation with the University of Vienna.

Dr. Astrid Fellner (Saarland U.) and Mag. Klaus Heissenberger (Vienna)

See the course description for more information!

 

2010

Course combined with an excursion to the U.S.:

Rafting Web 2.0 with Huck Finn: Transatlantic Dialogues on the Mississippi Valley as a Transregional Space

A course at the University of Vienna in cooperation with Saarland University (Germany) and Bradley University Dr. Astrid Fellner (Saarland U.), Dr. Tim Conley (Bradley), and Mag. Klaus Heissenberger (Vienna)

More information to follow soon. See also information on the excursion!

 

2009

CSI Vienna? U.S. Cultural Exchanges in Austria since the 1980s

A course at the University of Vienna in cooperation with Bradley University and Stanford University Dr. Astrid Fellner (Stanford), Dr. Tim Conley (Bradley), and Mag. Klaus Heissenberger (Vienna)

New: In cooperation with a course at Stanford University (Palo Alto, CA): 
CSI Vienna? American Culture in Austria Since the 1980s

Dr. Astrid Fellner, Distinguished Visiting Austrian Chair 2008-2009

 

2008

"Because It's Cool": Transatlantic Dialogues on "American" and "Austrian" Cultures

A course at the University of Vienna in cooperation with Bradley University. Dr. Astrid Fellner, Dr. Tim Conley, and Mag. Klaus Heissenberger.

 

2007

"Often Only A Place in the Mind": The Americanness of Popular Culture -- American/Cultural Studies as a Transnational Project.

A course at the University of Vienna in cooperation with Bradley University. Dr. Astrid Fellner, Dr. Tim Conley, and Mag. Klaus Heissenberger.

 

Joint Excursions

2010: Live(s) on the Mississippi 2: The Mississippi Valley as a Transregional Space

First are online. See also here for the excursion page!

Original Announcement:

An excursion to the U.S. by the University of Vienna in cooperation with Saarland University and Bradley University. Dr. Astrid Fellner, Dr. Tim Conley, and Mag. Klaus Heissenberger

July 24 - August 14, 2010.

Students from the University of Vienna will travel together with students from Saarland University (Germany) and Bradley University (Illinois).

Information event and pre-registration: Dec. 14, 7 p.m., Unterrichtsraum at the Department of English and American Studies. If you've missed this event, see the information posted below and contact klaus.heissenberger@univie.ac.at

Registration process: Mid-January. Detailed Information will be sent out to students who have posted their interest and are our mailing list.

 

2003: Route 66 and the Desert Southwest

An excursion by the University of Vienna in cooperation with Bradley University. Dr. Astrid Fellner and Dr. Tim Conley

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2001: Live(s) on the Mississippi

An excursion by the University of Vienna in cooperation with Bradley University. Dr. Kurt Mayer and Dr. Tim Conley