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23 Feb 21

Roman Diversity: Modern Lessons from an Ancient Empire

Nandini Pandey explores the literary and material remnants of Roman diversity.

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18 Feb 21

Presentation of the Spring 2021 Fellows

The American Academy in Berlin is proud to present its spring 2021 class of fellows.

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16 Feb 21

Religion and the Rise of Capitalism

Benjamin M. Friedman examines how what we now call economics was decisively shaped by religious thought.

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28 Jan 21

A Superpower Laid Low: America and the World After January 6

This panel addressed the implications of the events on January 6, as well as likely international security ramifications more broadly.

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15 Dec 20

Next Generation

What was like to be the first black person at an all-white private school in the American South? The very first, that is.

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10 Dec 20

German Unification in a World Perspective

This panel addresses the 30th anniversary of German unification from different national and generational perspectives.

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10 Dec 20

The Mystery Woman of Hollywood: Greta Garbo, Feminism, and Beauty

Lois Banner takes a closer look at "the Mystery Woman of Hollywood"-- Greta Garbo.

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04 Dec 20

Sarah Bernhardt’s Knee: The Feminine Ideal in Belle Époque Rio de Janeiro

James N. Green discusses Sarah Bernhardt's reception as way of understanding the emergence of the “New Woman” feminist ideal.

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25 Nov 20

Visions of Tolerance: The 1960s Experiment to Desegregate the Boarding Schools of the American South

Mosi Secret unveils the Stouffer Foundation's attempts to desegregate Southern boarding schools.

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17 Nov 20

A Violent Woman: A Novel in Progress

Ayana Mathis discusses her forthcoming novel, "A Violent Woman."

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