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Ursula Rehn Wolfman

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Ursula Rehn Wolfman is an adjunct professor at Georgetown University in Washington, D.C. Born in Steinfeld, Austria, Ursula was educated in Germany, England, France, and the United States. As an independent scholar who formerly worked with the National Gallery of Art in Washington, her particular field of interest is the relationship between the arts, literature, painting/sculpture, architecture, and music. She has lectured extensively in the U.S. and abroad on French literature and its relationship with the arts. She received the Diplome Superieur from the Sorbonne in Paris and completed her graduate studies in the United States at Case Western Reserve in Cleveland, Ohio and the University of Michigan in Ann Arbor with a doctorate in French literature and philosophy as well as a minor in art history.

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Ursula was exceptional! What a wonderfully engaging academic who easily and readily shares her knowledge and experience.  

- Charles M.

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A River Cruise of Provence

9 days | Starting at: $3,995
May 8, 2019 - May 16, 2019

Cruise the Rhône and Saône Rivers Aboard the 130-guest Amadeus Provence
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The Swiss Alps

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