The American Academy in Berlin has granted twenty-two fellowships for fall 2021 and spring 2022 to American or US-based scholars, writers, composers, and artists.
Robert F. Reid-Pharr is mapping the contradictions that underwrote the celebrity of the writer and activist James Baldwin.
Nathalie Peutz is a cultural anthropologist who has conducted wide-ranging, ethnographic research in Yemen, Djibouti, and Somaliland.
Nandini Pandey says that Rome recognized the pragmatic political and economic benefits of including and advancing constituent people regardless of race.
Allison Blakely observes that while recent decades have witnessed visible achievements by individual black Europeans, the black population as a whole continues to experience a sense of invisibility.
Robert B. Zoellick discusses his latest book, "America in the World: A History of U.S. Diplomacy and Foreign Policy."
In this podcast episode, Nandini Pandey brings to light a more detailed picture of the heterogenous makeup of the ancient Roman world -- and what that means for our own.
The chief US negotiator for the Paris Climate Agreement discusses the Biden Administrations environmental policy.
Martin Puchner on the "secret language" of Rotwelsch, which his grandfather despised as a "language of thieves."
Alice Goff is exploring the idea that a work of art can create modern liberal society.