Film Screening: "Above the Drowning Sea"

Mar. 29, 2018 7:00 pm – 10:00 pm
Hooker Auditorium

The Department of German Studies and the Film Studies and the Jewish Studies Programs present a screening of "Above the Drowning Sea", a documentary film by Nicola Zavaglia and René Balcer, narrated by Julianna Margulies. A short Q&A and reception will follow with René Balcer (Writer-Director, Co-executive Producer) and Carolyn Hsu-Balcer (Co-executive Producer). This event is free and open to the public.

Special thanks to alumna Lily Klebanoff Blake '64 for bringing this film to the College. We hope you will join us!

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2018 Barrett Lecture: "Trust: A Resource We Need More Than We Know"

Apr. 5, 2018 4:30 am – 6:00 pm
New York Room, Mary Woolley Hall, Mount Holyoke College

Please join us for the 2018 Edeltraut P. Barrett Memorial Lecture, featuring Elke Schmitter, author, cultural editor of Der Spiegel, and 2018 Max Kade Visiting Professor of German at Vanderbilt University.  Ms. Schmitter's novel Frau Sartoris (Mrs. Sartoris, 2000) has been translated into thirteen languages.  Her most recent novel is Hanns Zischler: Galerie der Namenlosen (Hans Zischler: Gallery of the Nameless, 2013).  Her talk is entitled "Trust: A Resource We Need More Than We Know."

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