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„The Jewish Dandy: The Self-Staging of Theodor Herzl“

13. October 2016 19:00

Was Theodor Herzl, the founder of political Zionism, a „Jewish“ dandy? Was he even the type of the vain beau, who was populating the Vienna coffeehouses around 1900? This talk will explore those controversial questions, as well as Herzls auratic authority, which he highlighted with carefully considered clothing in order to effectively stage his speeches in a scene. Event