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Amir Eshel, MA, PhD

Professor of German Studies and Comparative Literature; Europe Center and CISAC Affiliated Faculty

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November 17th, 2013

Stanford scholar asks: What does the traumatic past mean for our future?

The Europe Center in the news

Through an exploration of German, Hebrew and Anglo-American literature, former Europe Center director Amir Eshel, discovers how literature can help us move beyond historical traumas and look to the future. Read more »



October 17th, 2012

Five foreign policy questions for Obama and Romney

CISAC, CDDRL, FSE, FSI Stanford, The Europe Center, Shorenstein APARC Q&A

With the third and final debate between President Obama and Mitt Romney set to focus on foreign policy, researchers from the Freeman Spogli Institute ask the questions they want answered and explain what voters should listen for and what they need to keep in mind. Read more »



September 18th, 2012

A humanistic perspective on the European financial crisis, from Stanford Europe Center scholars

FSI Stanford, The Europe Center in the news: Stanford Report on September 17, 2012

Europe Center scholars speak out on the role that history and culture play on the current European financial crisis. Read more »



July 12th, 2012

Amir Eshel’s new book on the concept of "Futurity"

FSI Stanford, The Europe Center News

Amir Eshel's new book, "Futurity: Contemporary Literature and the Quest for the Past" challenges the traditional view of literature written about traumatic events. Read more »



July 2nd, 2012

Europe, beyond bashing

FSI Stanford, The Europe Center News

With Europe's financial crisis front and center in the news for months, and in light of prognosticators' dire warnings of imminent collapse, TEC Director Amir Eshel talks about the strength and ability of Europe to overcome its economic troubles. Read more »




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Celebrate the Life of MLK, Jr. this Weekend in Palo Alto
Panel members include Cecile Alduy, Ounia Doukoure, Amir Eshel, Roland Hsu, Pavle Levi, Hazel Markus, Paula Moya, David Palumbo-Liu and Matthew Snipp.
January 14, 2011 in Patch