Berlin Study Abroad

July 4 – 24, 2021

Berlin’s Erased Histories in Film, Art, and Memorials

INTST 395 Meets International Perspective, Arts and Humanities, and International Studies major credit.
Instructed on site in Berlin, Germany

During this three-week, three-credit program you will:

ANALYZE art, architecture, memorials, fashion, and material culture to examine how contemporary Germany understands its past. How have major historical events (Nazi Period – Cold War) shaped our current understanding of culture, memory, and political ideology? What do we learn from the past and how is the past engraved in everything around us?
LEARN through various aesthetic and material artifacts –  i.e. through art, architecture and memorials – made during and about these time periods.

VISIT museums, memorials, and many places of interest related to Berlin’s histories. You will also spend 2 nights in Dresden, Germany and have long weekends for your own explorations.

Estimated Costs:

  • $2000 program fee
  • Airfare
  • 3 credits worth of tuition
  • Roughly $250 in fees
  • Spending money

Can’t you imagine yourself here?

Contacts

Program Directors

Dr. Ruxandra (Sandra) Looft
rmlooft@iastate.edu
515-294-4647
203 Sloss House

Rosie Rowe
rrowe@iastate.edu
515-294-7755
403 Parks Library

Register now!

APPLY HERE


Online Info Session: 4pm Thursday, October 22

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