German Iowa & the Global Midwest

This event is part of the Humanities Symposium Program: German Iowa & the Global Midwest, 2016-17.
Thursday, October 6, 2016 - 3:30pm to Saturday, October 8, 2016 - 5:30pm
Event Location: 
Obermann Center
111 Church St.
Iowa City, IA 52245

German Iowa and the Global Midwest explores Iowa’s multicultural history through one of the largest groups of European origin to settle in the state. Through this history, the project illuminates themes of present-day importance, such as bilingualism and anti-immigration sentiment.