Virtual Book Launch, A Nazi Camp Near Danzig

The German program is excited to announce a virtual book launch event to celebrate emerita professor Ruth Schwertfeger’s latest monograph, A Nazi Camp Near Danzig: Perspectives on Shame and on the Holocaust from Stutthof. Winson Chu (UWM History) will introduce the work and Ruth will do a reading … Continue Reading »

Upcoming French Language Films

The UWM Union Cinema has three French language films coming up, in collaboration with the Festival of Films in French: Ghost Tropic; Directed by Bas Devos, 2019, 85 minutes Khadija (Saadia Bentaïeb) is a fifty-eight-year-old Maghrebi cleaning woman living in … Continue Reading »

Routes & Histoires d’Esclavisé.e.s de l’océan Indien aux Amériques

Please encourage students and colleagues to link in to a conversation in French about the history and routes of Malagasy enslavement crisscrossing the Indian and Atlantic Oceans, east and west, south and north along the coasts of Africa and the Americas with Webster from Quebec and Senegal and Marie-Clémence Andriamonta from Madagascar and France.
2pm-3:30pm (CST) Saturday Feb 27. 


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~~ Closing Black History month EVENT Opening le mois de la Francophonie ~~