Max Kade Institute

for German-American Studies
University of Wisconsin-Madison

MKI Presentations

MKI staff members travel throughout the state and beyond to give presentations on a variety of topics related to the German-American experience. If you would like to invite a speaker to your community contact Antje Petty

Events listed below include only those that are open to the public.

Thursday, April 13, 2017 -
10:00am to 11:00am
Saturday, March 25, 2017 -
1:00pm to 4:00pm
Saturday, March 4, 2017 -
10:00am to 11:30am

In the second half of the nineteenth century, immigrants from German-speaking Europe came to America in large numbers, including from the Prussian/ German province of Pomerania. Many Pomeranians settled in the Midwestern...

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Monday, December 19, 2016 -
1:00pm to 2:00pm

Free and open to the public, but registration required. Call (773) 774-4804 to register before December 12.

Sunday, November 13, 2016 -
4:00pm to 6:00pm

The event is sponsored by the University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee with support of German government grant.

Presenters:
• Mark Louden (UW-Madison): “The Pennsylvania Dutch and German America”
• H. Glenn Penny (University of Iowa...

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Saturday, November 12, 2016 -
11:00am to 12:00pm
Friday, November 11, 2016 -
3:30pm to 4:30pm
Monday, November 7, 2016 -
12:00pm to 1:00pm
Friday, October 28, 2016 -
1:15pm to 2:15pm
Friday, October 21, 2016 -
5:30pm to 7:00pm

This presentation is the keynote address to the 18th annual conference of the UW-Madison German and Dutch Graduate Student Association entitled "Heimat: Living, Loving, and Leaving Home."  You find the complete...

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