MONICA FELIX | Director of Museum, Collections, and DevelopmentMonica brings her lifelong love of German literature and culture to directing the museum, gallery, library, and cultural heritage collections at the DANK Haus. She earned her bachelor’s degree in German Language & Literature from Lawrence University in Wisconsin. After spending a year as an English teaching assistant at the Internatsschule Schloss Hansenberg in Hesse, Germany, she moved to Chicago in 2008. She later obtained a Ph.D. in Comparative Literature from the University of Chicago with concentrations in German and Russian. She is also an avid chess player and can be found playing in the occasional tournament.