Thursday, 27 December
145. German Culture and Political Violence: Representing the Red Army Fraction
8:45–10:00 p.m., Columbus A and B, Sheraton Chicago
Program arranged by the Division on Twentieth-Century German Literature
Presiding: Paul Michael Lützeler, Washington Univ.
1. “From Protest to Political Violence: The Repercussions of the Red Army Fraction in West Germany,” Imke Brust, Penn State Univ., University Park
2. “‘Macht kaputt, was euch kaputt macht!’: Political Violence and Popular Culture in the Seventies,” Stephan K. Schindler, Washington Univ.
3. “Burnt Pictures: Gerhard Richter, Ernst Volland, and the Red Army Fraction,” Ilka Rasch, Furman Univ.