As part of its World Affairs Colloquium Series, LWCA is hosting speaker Andrei Markovits on Monday, March 2, 6:30pm, Addlestone 227.
Andrei S. Markovits is an Arthur Thurnau and Karl W. Deutsch Collegiate Professor at the University of Michigan, Ann Arbor. He holds professorships in the departments of Political Science, Sociology, and Germanic Languages and Literatures. Markovitz is widely published on a broad range of topics, from European social democracy and labor to new social movements and Green parties; from anti-Americanism and antisemitism in Europe to the changing nature of human-animal relations in the United States; from the history of Jewish students at the University of Michigan to many aspects of comparative sports culture on both sides of the Atlantic.
His work is published in 15 languages. A winner of multiple teaching awards, he has taught at many universities in the United States, Great Britain, Germany, Austria, Switzerland and Israel and has lectured throughout Europe and North America.