Document Type

Grant Application

Project/Presentation Title

Guest Artist - Gottfried Wagner


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Project Period

FY 2002-2003

Event Sponsor

Cultural Affairs and Distinguished Lecture Series

Project Abstract/ Summary

On Monday, November 4, the College of Liberal Arts and Sciences of the University of Maine will present a lecture entitled "From Wagner to Hitler: Anti-Semitism and Culture in Germany." The speaker will be Gottfried Wagner, great grandson of the composer Richard Wagner and will be jointly sponsored by the School of Performing Arts and the Departments of History and Modern languages and Classics. A reception sponsored by the Holocaust Human Rights Center of Maine will follow. The lecture will take place ln Room 100 of Donald P. Corbett Business Building and there is no admission fee.