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German events at Agnes Scott

Minor Hurdles

Being very “German” means, among other things, being highly punctual. Lufthansa just undermined that stereotype. Due to some mechanical issues, the inbound flight to ATL was delayed, resulting in a 4 hour delay for our outbound flight, with all the usual ingredients: missed connections and missing luggagge (none of the students’, but all of the faculty’s luggage is somewhere in the bowls of Europe’s largest airport).

But, spirits are high, and the most important thing is that we all made it to Germany safely. More later, have to go and buy socks and a toothbrush…


About GG

Gundolf Graml is Associate Prof. and Dir. of German Studies at Agnes Scott College. He has a Ph.D. in German Studies from the University of Minnesota and has published articles on German and Austrian film and tourism. He is currently writing a book about tourism and Austrian national identity after 1945. Other research projects include critical whiteness studies and, most recently, investigations into the connection between memory and nature. At ASC, Gundolf Graml teaches courses on a broad range of topics, from German 101 to German and Austrian Cinema and Afro-German History and Culture.


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