univie: winter school for Cultural Historical Studies
The Discovery of Modernity - Vienna Around 1900
February 5 - 18, 2022
- Explore the developments of society, psychology, fine arts, music, and literature in Vienna around 1900
- Study with renowned professors with international experience
- Develop a thorough understanding of the impact of the fin-de-siécle culture on the modernization of Europe
- Connect with students from all over the world
The winter school provides a well-structured introduction into one of the most fascinating periods of Austria's intellectual history in a short time: The culture of the fin-de-siècle is one of the highlights in the history of the Habsburg Monarchy.
The two-week program offers five academic courses taught live online. The courses are held by distinguished scholars with international teaching experience. The program also includes an online tour of Vienna's Ringstraße and Art Nouveau in Vienna. Social online gatherings as well as group work in breakout rooms will encourage intercultural and social exchange between the students. Participants thus broaden their horizon, meet colleagues from different fields of study, and make new friends.
Interested students may also join the online information session about the upcoming winter school on December 10, 2021 at 11:00 am Central European Time (CET), Zoom link.