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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
Tuesday, October 22, 2019
10:45 am – 12:15 pm BCB’s The Factory, Eichenstr. 43, 13156 Berlin-Pankow 

The personal is still political: autobiography as artistic method

A discussion with the feminist performance collective She She Pop
Contact: BCB Communications  communications@berlin.bard.edu
Tuesday, October 22, 2019
12:30 pm – 1:30 pm Bard College Berlin Cafeteria, Waldstr. 70, Berlin - Pankow

Faculty Colloquium: "From Extraction to Regeneration: of bios, geos and feminist feeling"

A talk by Helene Strauss (University of the Free State, South Africa)
Contact: BCB Communications  communications@berlin.bard.edu
Wednesday, October 23, 2019
4:00 pm – 5:30 pm Bard College Berlin Reading Room (Library), Kuckhoffstr. 41, 13156 Berlin

Angela Flournoy: Reading And Conversation

Contact: BCB Communications  communications@berlin.bard.edu
Tuesday, November 5, 2019
12:30 pm – 1:30 pm Bard College Berlin Cafeteria, Waldstr. 70, Berlin - Pankow

Faculty Colloquium: "Why You Need Not Worry that You Don’t Speak Phrygian"

A talk by Aaron Tugendhaft (Bard College Berlin)
Contact: BCB Communications  communications@berlin.bard.edu
Monday, November 11, 2019
7:00 pm – 9:00 pm Grüner Salon, Volksbühne, Rosa-Luxemburg-Platz, Berlin

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 Schüler
Moderation: Christin Lüttich
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


Archive of Past Events



Thursday, December 13, 2018
Frankenstein / Eine Uni ein Buch: Nature and the Sublime
Introduction by Ralph Gleis (Head of the Alte Nationalgalerie)
Panel with: Geoff Lehman (Faculty, Bard College Berlin), Susanne Märtens (Guest Lecturer, Bard College Berlin), Hans von Trotha (Author, Historian, Journalist)

Monday, December 10, 2018
>1000 WORDS

Exhibition by students in John von Bergen's class "MORE Than 1000 Words – Experimental Picture-Making"

Saturday, December 8, 2018 – Sunday, December 9, 2018

Photography exhibition by students in April Gertler's class "Photography is Magic"

Friday, December 7, 2018
El Lissitzky’s Dresden Cabinet (1926): The Exhibition Space as Artistic Manifesto
Guest lecture by Linda Knop (Kunsthochschule Kassel)

Thursday, December 6, 2018
Faculty Colloquium - Affective Polarization as an Instrument of Democratic Backsliding: The Turkish Case
A talk by Aysuda Kölemen, current BCB Research Associate

Wednesday, December 5, 2018 – Friday, December 7, 2018
Senior thesis presentations

Sunday, December 2, 2018
Dance Lab Showing

Sunday, December 2, 2018 – Friday, December 14, 2018
Fall 2018 Art Events

Wednesday, November 28, 2018
Frankenstein / Eine Uni ein Buch: Soul-Making. Gayatri Spivak’s “Three Women’s Texts and a Critique of Imperialism” and Mary Shelley's Frankenstein

Discussants: S. Pearl Brilmyer (University of Pennsylvania/ICI), Nikita Dhawan (University of Gießen), Catherine Toal (Bard College Berlin)
Moderated by Kathy-Ann Tan (Bard College Berlin)

Tuesday, November 27, 2018
Frankenstein / Eine Uni ein Buch: Dead Ladies Show - Mary Shelley / Ada Lovelace / Mary Wollstonecraft
With: Laura Scuriatti (Bard College Berlin), Katy Derbyshire (Literary Translator), Florian Duijsens (Bard College Berlin)

Thursday, November 22, 2018
An invitation to tea and a discussion on "Decoloniality and Liberal Education"

With Karim Goessinger (Cairo Institute for Liberal Arts and Sciences)

Friday, November 16, 2018
Film screening with Jeremy Shaw

Monday, November 12, 2018
6 Degrees Berlin - full-day event on inclusion
Presented by the Institute for Canadian Citizenship and supported by Bard College Berlin, the Barenboim-Said Akademie, the BMW Foundation, the Bosch Foundation, and the Embassy of Canada to Germany

Wednesday, November 7, 2018
Faculty Colloquium - "From Project to Experiment: Galvanizing Laboratories of Cultural Analysis for the Post-Classroom Era"

A talk by Penelope Papailias (University of Thessaly) 

Tuesday, November 6, 2018
Faculty Colloquium - "Pens and Guns: Literary Sponsorships and Cultural Cold War Armadas" 

A talk by Monica Popescu (McGill University)

Thursday, October 25, 2018
Frankenstein / Eine Uni ein Buch: Criminally Insane? The Difficult Birth of Brain Science
Speakers: Rodolfo Garau (University of Venice), Hardy Schmitz (Vorsitzender des Vereins Interkulturanstalten Westend)
Discussant and Moderator: Michael Weinman (Bard College Berlin)

Thursday, October 25, 2018
Faculty Colloquium - "Composing Time: Stiegler on Nietzsche, Nihilism and a Possible Future"
A talk by Tracy Colony (Bard College Berlin)

Thursday, October 18, 2018
Shila Khatami: Artist talk

Tuesday, October 16, 2018
Alumni Talk Series: What is Liberating about the Liberal Arts? 
At a time when the world is in violent turmoil, what can the university offer us that is central and essential to our daily struggles?

Tuesday, October 9, 2018
Frankenstein / Eine Uni ein Buch: Max Ernst, Surrealism and the Monster
Lecture by Geoff Lehman (Art History faculty, Bard College Berlin) with an introduction by Kyllikki Zacharias (curator Sammlung Scharf-Gerstenberg, Nationalgalerie)

Tuesday, October 9, 2018
Faculty Colloquium - "The Ideal Home: A Theater of Good Taste"
Guest talk by Dina Ramadan (Bard College)

Friday, October 5, 2018
Frankenstein / Eine Uni ein Buch: Monsters in Politics
Speakers: Jeffrey Champlin and Dina Ramadan

Wednesday, June 27, 2018 – Friday, June 29, 2018
Workshop "'Endangered' Scholars and 'Rescue' Policies" (Centre Marc Bloch)

Monday, May 7, 2018
Open Studios

Monday, May 7, 2018
Ian Lawson on "What Was Color?"

Wednesday, May 2, 2018
Banu Cennetoğlu - "The List"

Monday, April 30, 2018 – Friday, May 4, 2018
Senior thesis presentations

Wednesday, April 25, 2018
Presentation by Christie's Education

Sunday, April 22, 2018
Dance Lab Showing

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German politician Klaus Mindrup gives a talk on campus