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Course of Study

Faber Lecture

Senior Thesis Colloquium

ECS Excursion

Each year, the Program in European Cultural Studies sponsors at least one Excursion to a cultural event in New York City. Participation in an ECS Excursion is a requirement for completion of the ECS certificate, and students are encouraged to fulfill the requirement during the junior year.

Past ECS Excursions

  • Will There Still Be Singing?, Princeton University (2017)
  • Francis Picabia: Our Heads Are Round So Our Thoughts Can Change Direction, Museum of Modern Art, New York (2016)
  • Les Liaisons Dangereuses, New York (2016)
  • Lulu, The Metropolitan Opera, New York (2015)
  • Cabaret, New York (2014)
  • Das Rheingold, The Metropolitan Opera, New York (2013)
  • Renoir, Impressionism and Full-Length Painting, The Frick Collection, New York, (2012)
  • Vienna 1900: Style and Identity, Neue Galerie, New York (2011)
  • Paris and the Avant Garde, Guggenheim Musem, New York (2010)
  • Brücke: The Birth of Expressionism in Dresden and Berlin, 1905-1913, Neue Galerie, New York (2009)
  • Glitter and Doom: German Portraits from the 1920s, The Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York (2007)
  • Goya’s Last Works, The Frick Collection, New York (2006)
  • The Dawn of Photography: French Daguerreotypes, 1839-1855, The Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York (2003)
  • The City of K.: Franz Kafka and Prague, Jewish Museum, New York (2002)
  • Franz Kafka: The Sick Jew as Hypochondriac, or Why Shouldn’t I Feel Good, I’m Sick, Lecture of Sander Gilman, Jewish Museum, New York (2002)
  • The British in New York, New York Historical Society (2001)
  • New Worlds, Ancient Texts, New York Public Library (2001)
  • Berlin Metropolis: Jews and the New Culture, 1890-1918, Jewish Museum, New York (2000)
  • Utopia: The Search for the Ideal Society in the Western World, New York Public Library (2000)
  • Freud: Conflict and Culture, Jewish Museum, New York (1999)