The third stop made by the touring exhibition “Exile. Experience and Testimony” at the German Society of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia will be ending on 28 October 2018 with talks by Konstanza, Princess of Löwenstein and Dr. Sylvia Asmus
In her talk “A Princess Born in Exile”, Konstanza, Princess of Löwenstein will be giving an autobiographical and historical insight into the experience of exile. Her parents left Germany in 1933 to escape political persecution. They later found refuge in the USA, where Konstanza, Princess of Löwenstein was born in 1942.
In her talk, Dr. Sylvia Asmus, Director of the German Exile Archive 1933–1945, will be describing the importance of the USA as a country of exile and explaining the concept of the permanent exhibition.
The touring exhibition of the German Exile Archive 1933–1945 is sponsored by the Goethe-Institut’s initiative “Deutschlandjahr USA / Year of German-American Friendship”.
Free admission. No prior booking required.
About the event
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