James Kirchick on the End of EuropeAt an Academy Breakfast Discussion, Brookings Institution fellow James Kirchick discussed his less-than-cheery views of Europe's future.Museums, Architecture, and Social EngagementDaniel Weiss of The Met and Sir David Chipperfield on the role of museums and architecture in the service of the greater social good. President Steinmeier Delivers the 2019 Fritz Stern LecturePresident Frank-Walter Steinmeier delivered the 2019 Fritz Stern Lecture, entitled "Über Demokratie und Vernunft."The Spring 2019 ProgramFrom the written world to monuments of nature to the language of sexual safety. The spring 2019 program. Announcing the 2019-20 Class of Berlin Prize FellowsBERLIN—May 7, 2019—The American Academy in Berlin has awarded Berlin Prizes—semester-long fellowships in Berlin—to twenty scholars, writers, and artists for fall 2019 and spring 2020.Ben Rhodes on the Two American StoriesBen Rhodes, former deputy national security advisor and speechwriter for President Obama, was at the Academy to discuss his new book. Timothy Snyder on Language and “Not-Even Fascism”Historian Timothy Snyder spoke about language and fascism at an event hosted with Intelligence Squared Germany. Berlin Journal 32The Berlin Journal offers an eclectic range of essays by the American Academy in Berlin's residential fellows and Distinguished Visitors. The Winter 2019 ProgramDownload the winter 2019 program of lectures and discussions by resident fellows and Distinguished Visitors.