Richard von Weizsäcker Lecture

Suffering, Compassion, and Responsible Scholarship about the Middle East

In this lecture, historian Keith Watenpaugh discusses his historical and humanitarian work as well as the professional responsibilities facing scholars confronted by recent events in the Middle East....

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American Academy Discussion

Beyond “Willkommenskultur”: Artistic and Academic Approaches to Integration from a Transatlantic Perspective

In Germany and America, the arts and sciences have provided important platforms for the social integration of recent immigrants. This discussion, hosted in cooperation with the Staatsbibliothek zu Ber...

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Bosch Lecture in Public Policy

Sounds of Detention, Sounds of Escape: Listening to the Contemporary Migrant Crisis

In this talk, presented as a live mixtape, Josh Kun focuses on musical representations of contemporary migrant and refugee crises, across both the United States and Europe....

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