- This event has passed.
NYC: The New German Government and Challenges to German Democracy
March 22, 2018 @ 12:15 pm - 2:00 pm EDT
The ACG and the European Union Studies Center at the CUNY Graduate Center will host a discussion and luncheon with Dr. Heidi Tworek, Assistant Professor of International History at the University of British Columbia, Visiting Fellow at the Center for History and Economics at Harvard University, and Non-resident Fellow at The German Marshall Fund.
There is no charge for this event. RSVPs are required.
RSVP (acceptances only) to the American Council on Germany at 212-826-3636 or email@example.com.
Dr. Heidi Tworek is an Assistant Professor of International History at the University of British Columbia, a Visiting Fellow at the Center for History and Economics at Harvard University, and a Non-resident Fellow at The German Marshall Fund (GMF) of the United States and the Canadian Global Affairs Institute. She is working with the Alliance for Securing Democracy project at GMF on issues related to media. Dr. Tworek is the author or co-editor of three books forthcoming in 2018 on the history of news, business, and international organizations. Dr. Tworek has published in academic venues including Journal of Policy History, Business History Review, International Journal of Communication, Journal of Global History, Journalism Studies, and German History. She has also published in newspapers and magazines including Foreign Affairs, The Atlantic, Politico, Wired, and Frankfurter Allgemeine Zeitung. She previously held the position of Assistant Director of Undergraduate Studies and Lecturer on History in the History Department at Harvard University. Dr. Tworek has held visiting fellowships at Birkbeck, University of London and the Centre for Contemporary History, Potsdam, Germany. She was a fellow at the Transatlantic Academy at GMF in 2016–17. Dr. Tworek received her bachelor degree in modern and medieval languages from the University of Cambridge and earned her Ph.D. in history from Harvard University.