Monday, 28 December
130. Habitual and Ritual Acts of Commemoration and Beyond
8:30–9:45 a.m., Regency Ballroom C1, Loews
Program arranged by the American Association of Teachers of German
Presiding: Peter Höyng, Emory Univ.
1. “The Rhetorics of the ‘Doppelte Deutsche Diktaturgeschichte’: On the Leveling of Differences between National Socialism and GDR in German Commemorative Practice,” Christoph Schaub, Columbia Univ.
2. “‘For Homosexuals, the Third Reich Only Ended in 1969’: Memorialization and Recursive Queer Recuperations in Post-Nazi Germany,” Dagmar Herzog, Graduate Center, City Univ. of New York
3. “Unifying (Post)Memory: Remaking Ravensbrück, Year Fifty,” Elizabeth S. Goodstein, Emory Univ.