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Thursday, October 10 – Tuesday, January 21, 2020
 Bard College Berlin / Humboldt-Universität zu Berlin

Lecture Series on Popular Sovereignty

Contact: BCB Communications  communications@berlin.bard.edu
Wednesday, November 20, 2019
6:15 pm – 7:45 pm Humboldt-Universität zu Berlin, Juristische Fakultät, Unter den Linden 9, 10117 Berlin, Raum 213

Making Sense of the Long 1989

A talk by Ivan Krastev (Institut für die Wissenschaften vom Menschen)
Contact: BCB Communications  communications@berlin.bard.edu
Thursday, November 21, 2019
2:00 pm – 3:30 pm Bard College Berlin - Seminar Room 11, Kuckhoffstr. 24, 13156 Berlin Admission free

Back to the Future: Algorithms, Elites & Bias in 21st Century Start-Ups

A talk by Dr. Nakeema Stefflbauer
Contact: BCB Communications  communications@berlin.bard.edu
Thursday, November 21, 2019
7:00 pm – 8:00 pm BCB’s The Factory, Eichenstr. 43, 13156 Berlin-Pankow

Candystore: Performance and Artist Talk

Contact: BCB Communications  communications@berlin.bard.edu
Thursday, November 21, 2019
7:30 pm – 9:00 pm Bard College Berlin Lecture Hall, Platanenstr. 98a, 13156 Berlin

The Voices of the People: From Dreams of Self-Rule to Practices of Mutual Understanding

Guest talk by Adam Davis (Oregon Humanities)
Contact: BCB Communications  communications@berlin.bard.edu
Thursday, December 5, 2019
12:30 pm – 1:45 pm Bard College Berlin Lecture Hall, Platanenstr. 98a, 13156 Berlin

The Moral Character of the Revolting Masses: The Arab Spring as an Example

Guest lecture by Dr. Yasmeen Daher, Université de Montréal
Contact: BCB Communications  communications@berlin.bard.edu
Tuesday, December 10, 2019
7:00 pm – 9:00 pm Grüner Salon, Volksbühne, Rosa-Luxemburg-Platz, Berlin

Real Talk: Couldn't They Be Allies? Political Diasporas and German Foreign/Cultural Policy

Panel Discussion with Najat Abdulhaq, Caroline Assad, Alexander Clarkson, Kristin Helberg a.o.
Moderation: Christin Lüttich
Contact: BCB Communications  communications@berlin.bard.edu


Archive of Past Events



Wednesday, November 13, 2019
Adam Sachs: Reading and Conversation

Monday, November 11, 2019
Real Talk: Justice for Syria and Universal Jurisdiction in Germany - What Can be Done?

Panel Discussion with Franziska Brantner, Hesham Moadamani,  Ameenah A. Sawwan and Andreas Schüller
Moderation: Christin Lüttich

Thursday, November 7, 2019
25 Years of the Transnational Migration Paradigm: Challenges, Blind Spots, and Opportunities for a Global Perspective

Guest lecture by Ayşe Çağlar (University of Vienna and IWM Institute for Human Sciences, Vienna)

Tuesday, November 5, 2019
Faculty Colloquium: "Why You Need Not Worry that You Don’t Speak Phrygian"

A talk by Aaron Tugendhaft (Bard College Berlin)

Thursday, October 31, 2019
Brexit and the Legal Idea of Sovereignty

A talk by David Dyzenhaus (Faculty of Law, University of Toronto)

Wednesday, October 23, 2019
Angela Flournoy: Reading and Conversation

Tuesday, October 22, 2019
Faculty Colloquium: "From Extraction to Regeneration: of bios, geos and feminist feeling"

A talk by Helene Strauss (University of the Free State, South Africa)

Tuesday, October 22, 2019
The personal is still political: autobiography as artistic method

A discussion with the feminist performance collective She She Pop

Saturday, October 19, 2019
New Feminisms, New Questions


Tuesday, October 15, 2019
Noa Heyne – Artist Talk

Thursday, October 10, 2019
The Nation in The Birth of a Nation

Guest talk by Geoffrey Harpham (Duke University)

Thursday, October 10, 2019
Faculty Colloquium: "The Scholar as Problem: What W. E. B. Du Bois Learned in Berlin" 

A talk by Geoffrey Harpham (Duke University)

Thursday, October 10, 2019 – Tuesday, January 21, 2020
Lecture Series on Popular Sovereignty

Wednesday, October 9, 2019
The Anthropocene, Rememory, and Zoē-Assemblage

Guest talk by Sudesh Mishra (University of the South Pacific) 

Friday, September 27, 2019
Truth, Freedom, and the Academy

Workshop and discussion

Monday, September 23, 2019
Real Talk: On Changing Gender Relations in Yemen and Its European Diaspora

Panel Discussion with Hisham Almahdi, Adeeb Hadi and Altaf Merzah
Moderation: Christin Lüttich

Wednesday, September 18, 2019
Guest Talk: Mustafa Khalifa

Monday, September 16, 2019
Faculty Colloquium: "Catholicism and the Decolonization of Africa"

A talk by Elizabeth Foster (Tufts University)

Saturday, September 7, 2019
Alumni Day

Tuesday, September 3, 2019
Henrique Oliveira – Artist Talk

Tuesday, May 28, 2019 – Sunday, June 2, 2019
Berlin Performing Arts Festival CAMPUS

Thursday, May 16, 2019 – Friday, May 17, 2019
"Pankow ist immer schön"
Photography and video exhibition

Tuesday, May 14, 2019
The Skin of the Law
European Migration Regimes and their Global Realities

Saturday, May 11, 2019 – Sunday, May 12, 2019
under your nose, in front of your eyes
A group photography exhibition

Friday, May 10, 2019
Open Studios at the Factory

Friday, May 3, 2019 – Sunday, May 5, 2019
Exhibition of the Curating the Alter Ego class

Thursday, May 2, 2019 – Saturday, May 4, 2019
Shifting Frames: Migrant Children, Politics and History


Thursday, April 25, 2019
But the Passage of Years Is Cruel
On Letters, Exile, and Multilingual Imagination

Guest lecture by Thomas Wild (Bard College, NY)

Thursday, April 25, 2019
Alumni Talk Series - Working at the Margins: Being a Feminist Philosopher

A talk by Hilkje Charlotte Hänel (AY 2007)

Wednesday, April 24, 2019
Sudan: A Case Study in the Varied Meanings of Migration

Guest lecture by Fatin Abbas (writer and scholar)

Tuesday, April 23, 2019
Conforming with Norms of Cooperation

Guest talk by Florian Diekert (Heidelberg University)

Tuesday, April 23, 2019 – Friday, May 3, 2019
Senior thesis presentations

Monday, April 15, 2019
Plato, the Parthenon, and Liberal Education
A workshop based on Geoff Lehman’s and Michael Weinman’s The Parthenon and Liberal Education (2018)

Wednesday, April 10, 2019
Political Friendships of New Migrants from Turkey

Guest lecture by Özlem Savaş (Berlin Institute on Integration and Migration Research, Humboldt University)

Thursday, April 4, 2019
On Questions and Answers: The "Ithaca" Episode of Ulysses

Guest lecture by Elizabeth M. Bonapfel (Freie Universität/Peter Szondi-Institut)

Thursday, March 28, 2019
Modernism and the Question of World Literature

Guest lecture by Martin Puchner (Harvard University/American Academy)

Tuesday, March 26, 2019
Climate Protection in Germany
Guest lecture by Klaus Mindrup (Member of the German Bundestag)

Thursday, March 21, 2019
Making a Living in Creative Industries

Guest lecture by Madeleine Schwartz

Thursday, March 14, 2019
Artist Talk with Saâdane Afif

Wednesday, March 13, 2019
Faculty Colloquium - "Secularism and Hermeneutics"

A talk by Yael Almog (Goethe University Frankfurt)

Wednesday, March 13, 2019
Religion and Nationalism: An Intricate Relationship

Guest lecture by Gülay Türkmen (University of Goettingen)

Saturday, March 2, 2019
Syrian Archive and the Visual Documentation of Human Rights Violations

Presented by Hadi Khatib

Monday, February 25, 2019
Border Crisis?: Governing Human Mobility in Europe and Beyond

Guest lecture by Prem Kumar Rajaram (Central European University)

Thursday, February 7, 2019
Artist Talk with Hiwa K

Wednesday, February 6, 2019
Faculty Colloquium - "What is economics for?"

A talk by Brendan Hogan (New York University)

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