Professor Heidemarie Uhl (Institute of Culture Studies and Theatre History at the Austrian Academy of Sciences) was hosted by The Europe Center at Stanford University. At Stanford, Professor Uhl engaged in a comparative analysis of the Austrian and U.S. memory of the Holocaust. She also led a course titled “The Holocaust in Recent European Memory: Conflicts-Commemorations-Challenges.”
Professor Kurt Ellenberger (College of Interdisciplinary Studies at Grand Valley State University) was hosted by Graz University. He led a course called “Music, Culture, and Aesthetics” including music aesthetics and culture studies with a targeted focus on the contrast between European jazz pedagogy and American jazz pedagogy.