2020 Program Sessions

541. Vegetal Imaginations: Plants in German Literature and Culture

1:45 PM–3:00 PM Jan 11, 2020 (US - Pacific)

WSCC - 205

Session Information


1: Cultivation between Castle and Factory: Laboring Plants and People in Village Stories

Solvejg Nitzke, Technische U Dresden

2: ‘Was der Innere Naturtrieb Uns Lehrt’: Botany and the Sexological Imagination

Kyle Frackman, U of British Columbia, Vancouver

3: Passion and the Flower: Theodor Lessing and Rudolf Borchardt on Plants and Life

Isabel Kranz, U Wien

4: Flowers Born of War: On the Grotesque Morphology of Avant-Garde Media Practice

Katerina Korola, U of Chicago


Joela Jacobs, U of Arizona


Joela Jacobs, U of Arizona