Heike Klapdor will present her Film-Text-Montage, Displaced. Die Figur des (R)Emigranten im Film nach 1945, with English subtitles.
Heike Klapdor is the director of the Berlin Kolleg and of the Paul Kohner Agency. An internationally renowned scholar, Klapdor works with the Stiftung Deutsche Kinemathek and the journal FilmExil. She is also the curator of the exhibition, “100 Jahre Film Berlin,” and of the Dauerausstellung des Filmmuseum Berlin.
The event is sponsored by the German & Scandinavian Studies Department at UMass; the German Studies Departments at: Smith College, Mount Holyoke College, and Amherst College; the Five College German Faculty Seminar; and the Five College Lecture Fund.