Susanne Wiedemann




Susanne Wiedemann received her Ph.D. in American Civilization (2006) and her M.A. in Museum Studies (2000) from Brown University. She also holds an M.A. in North American Studies (1997) from the John F. Kennedy Institute for North American Studies at the Freie Universität Berlin, Germany. Dr. Wiedemann is interested in the workings of U.S. culture across national borders. Her research examines the intersection of U.S. culture with cultures in China, the Middle East, and Germany. Her research projects in progress include a comparative study of U.S. and (East and West) German cultural foreign policy in the Middle East and vernacular World War II photography.