A special film screening from the Hans Gmoser film collection, "Vagabonds of the Mountains" (1959-1960). Introductory comments by Joseph F. Patrouch, director of the Wirth Institute for Austrian and Central European Studies.
Joseph F. Patrouch is an affiliated member of the Canadian Mountain Studies Initiative at UAlberta and a co-applicant of the successful three-year KIAS-funded cluster grant "Sustaining Mountain Cultures in the Canadian West". Outside his frequent collaborations with the Canadian Mountain Network and his work on a project relating to the mountain histories of Salzburg, Austria, he is also the Director of the Wirth Institute for Austrian and Central European Studies and a professor in the Department of History and Classics at the University of Alberta.
This event is free to attend.