Following the advent of the National Socialist regime in the year 1938, more than 2,700 mostly Jewish affiliates of the University of Vienna were dismissed and subsequently driven away and/or murdered - lecturers, students and administration employees. Furthermore, over 200 people were stripped of their academic titles.
In 2008, 70 years after the so-called "Anschluss" [annexation] and the pogroms of what came to be cynically called the "Kristallnacht" [Crystal Night], the University of Vienna commemorates this injustice and  ...


Hans Tietze

  • Born: 03-01-1880
  • Faculty: Faculty of Philosophy
  • Category: expelled teacher

Hans TIETZE (born on March 1st, 1880 in Prag, died on April 13th, 1954 in New York/USA) was Pd. (ao. Prof.) for Kunstgeschichte (Mittelalterliche und moderne Kunstgeschichte) at the Philosophical School of the University of Vienna.
He was persecuted in times of Nazism because of his political orientation lost his position and was thrown out of the university in 1938. He was able to emigrate to Paris/France and later to New York/USA.

Lit.: SILVERMAN 2012, 227n28.


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Hans Tietze and Erica Tietze-Conrat. 1909. Oskar Kokoschka (1886-1980), Oil on canvas, MoMa New York, Abby Aldrich Rockefeller Fund. © 2009 Artists Rights Society (ARS), New York / Pro Litteris, ZurichHans Tietze and Erica Tietze-Conrat...
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