Time for Rehearsals

On Friday we had our second meeting, which was also the last one before the conference! This meant it was time for rehearsals. Our Lisbon panel held their presentations in front of the whole seminar, received feedback from their fellow students and our advisors, and had the chance to check for any problems with technology …

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Impressions From Our First Meeting

The Dikes of Courage Conference in Lisbon is approaching fast. Yesterday's first meeting and workshop went very well and our group is excited to use our knowledge derived from discussions and group projects for our panel in Lisbon. During yesterday's session of our "The Art of Protest"-class, we firstly got to know each other in …

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Welcome To Our Blog

We are a group of graduate students of North American Studies from the Ludwig-Maximilians-Universität in Munich, Germany, travelling to the Dikes of Courage Conference at Nova University in Lisbon. From November 23rd until November 24th we look forward to broadening our minds, connecting with other academics from all over the world and sharing our knowledge in our …

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