Botstiber Institute
Botstiber Institute for
Austrian-American Studies




Fulbright-Botstiber Visiting Professors – 2012-2013

Professor Primus Kucher (Germanistik/Klagenfurt) was hosted by the University of Vermont during 2012 – 2013 as the initial Austrian recipient of this award to the U.S. He taught a seminar in Austrian literature and engaging in bilateral research on the reception of American modernism in Austria and Austrian modernism in the U.S. during the interwar period.

Professor Katherine Baber (Music/University of the Redlands), the first U.S. grantee to Austria under the auspices of these awards, taught a seminar on Leonard Berstein at the University of Vienna and a survey course on American Music at the University of Music and Performing Arts in Vienna in addition to doing archival research on Berstein’s association with Vienna.





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