skip to Main Content
15 Jan 19

Beyond the Lecture: Masha Gessen and Joshua Yaffa

New Yorker staff writer Masha Gessen discusses Russia, cynicism, doublethink, and the imaginative powers of democracy with Moscow correspondent Joshua Yaffa.

Read more
14 Jan 19

The Road to Unfreedom: Democracy, Neofascism, and the Importance of Language

Yale historian Timothy Snyder on politics and language in the age of "Not-Even Fascism"

Read more
17 Dec 18

Artist Talk with Arthur Jafa: A Series of Utterly Improbable, Yet Extraordinary Renditions

Artist Arthur Jafa speaks about his concluding exhibition at the Julia Stoschek Collection Berlin

Read more
13 Dec 18

Another World Literature: New Approaches to a Literary History of East Asia

Haun Saussy proposes a new starting point for scholars of Chinese literary history.

Read more
28 Nov 18

Masha Gessen: Democracy and Imagination

Masha Gessen on democracy, totalitarianism, and the force of political imagination.

Read more
26 Nov 18

Art, Migration, and Human Dignity

Artist Ai Weiwei speaks with Berlin curator Gereon Sievernich about his life and work.

Read more
15 Nov 18

Fellow Spotlight: Carina L. Johnson

Historian Carina L. Johnson is researching anti-Ottoman propaganda in sixteenth-century Germany.

Read more
14 Nov 18

Beyond the Lecture: Elizabeth Kolbert

New Yorker staff writer Elizabeth Kolbert on the sixth extinction and state of the biosphere.

Read more
13 Nov 18

Fellow Spotlight: Haun Saussy

Literary historian Haun Saussy is working on reconstructing the overlapping cosmopolitan worlds of premodern East Asia.

Read more
06 Nov 18

American Lawyers: Defending Democracy and the Rule of Law

Roberta Cooper Ramo on the role and duties of American lawyers in times of crisis.

Read more
« First ‹ Previous 1 25 33 34 35 36 37 45 57 Next › Last »
Back To Top

Join the Academy's loyal and
generous supporters by making a gift today!
Support the American Academy