“The Language of Pennsylvania German Folk Art”
Thursday, July 9
12:15 pm, Rotunda
Traditionally, most Pennsylvania Germans were trilingual. Mark Louden, professor and co-director, Max Kade Institute for German-American Studies, University of Wisconsin–Madison, discusses the linguistic diversity of Pennsylvania German society, past and present, drawing on fraktur, textiles, and other objects from the Winterthur collection. Members free. Included with admission.