Max Kade Institute for Austrian-German-Swiss Studies


The USC Max Kade Institute is a research center devoted to German and European studies.  Located several blocks north of the USC campus, the institute hosts lectures, conferences, and performances for students, faculty and the general public.  Institute programs cover German and European studies broadly defined, but its main areas of emphasis include: exile studies, Cold War studies; German history, film, and aesthetics; and contemporary German and European affairs.

International Feuchtwanger Conference - Feuchtwanger & Judaism

Sept 17: Villa Aurora, Pacific Palisades
Sept 18: Doheny Library, USC
Sept 19: Max Kade Institute, USC

Tarzan, the Ape Man Meets the Earth Trembles: Discourses on non-actors in Classic Hollywood and Neo-Realist Cinema

A lecture by Anna Luise Kiss

Thursday, September 24, 2015 at 5:00 pm

The 35th Annual Jerome Nemer Lecture

Sunday, November 15, 2015

2:00 pm Film Screening
5:30 pm: Lecture by Stuart E. Eizenstat


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  • Max Kade Institute for Austrian-German-Swiss Studies
  • University of Southern California
  • Los Angeles, CA 90089-0351