This house has become a central location for open discussion. – Angela Merkel
The American Academy in Berlin is a jewel of transatlantic exchange. – Frank-Walter Steinmeier
Possibly one of the coolest forums in the country. – Frankfurter Allgemeine Zeitung
The American Academy in Berlin resides in one of the most beautiful properties in Berlin and organizes some of the most interesting events in the German capital. – Cicero Magazine
The American Academy in Berlin is the world’s most important center for American intellectual life outside the United States. — Der Spiegel
Transatlantic partnership at a high intellectual level, in the style of mutual respect.
— Süddeutsche Zeitung
It is difficult to imagine a more inspirational, daring, and rewarding place to engage the mind than the salon on the Wannsee. — The Washington Post
A convivial setting for interaction with colleagues in different disciplines who draw one another out in ways that cannot be foreseen. — Hal Foster, Princeton University
One ends an evening at the American Academy feeling the variety and depth of current intellectual life. — Helen Vendler, Harvard University
There is no better opportunity to work and understand, anywhere.
— Lawrence Lessig, Harvard University
The American Academy has contributed more to a vibrant transatlantic relationship than any other institution in Germany. — Wolfgang Ischinger
I could not imagine a better place to establish and strengthen transatlantic friendship and intellectual ties. — Mathias Döpfner, CEO Axel Springer
I found my time at the American Academy to be an enormously rich intellectual experience, and the institution to be a vital and vibrant link between the American and German peoples. — Thomas L. Friedman
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