JanPlan Information Session for GS245 (W2) Memory and Politics in Salzburg, Austria . This off-campus course invites students to consider how governments and other actors frame the past, for what purposes, and with what effects. The focus is on post-1945 Europe, with special attention to Austria. Through a variety of writing exercises, students will engage with social science and Austria-specific debates about whether and how a society should address its past, particularly after periods of violence and authoritarian or totalitarian rule. This JanPlan in Salzburg, Austria features excursions, including to Vienna. The meeting will be on Tuesday, September 10 at 8pm in DI 343.
Open to the Colby community only