In recent years, Leipzig has attracted more and more startups. Young and creative entrepreneurs shape the city’s industry with innovative ideas and a can-do spirit. The startup landscape is multifaceted; BlackBee for example, offers new solutions for market analyses. Food.de is one of the leading online super markets in Germany. futalis offers the perfect food […]
On January 25, the German-American Institutes (GAI) and US Consulates from Düsseldorf, Hamburg, Frankfurt, Leipzig, and Munich came together at the US Embassy Berlin for the annual GAI workshop to celebrate the transatlantic partnership and discuss the future of German-American relations. This year, the workshop covered developments in the transatlantic partnership under the new administration, […]
On January 20, American Space Leipzig Director, Prof. Crister S. Garrett, shared his assessment of the Government shutdown in an interview with Deutschlandfunk. The discord about the budget, says Prof. Garrett, is not an ideological battle but a political gamble. Republicans adopt a hard line on immigration policy to secure key constituencies in traditionally Republican […]
On May 4, 2017, Professor Mark J. Rozell, Dean of the Schar School of Policy and Government and Ruth D. and John T. Hazel Chair in Public Policy at George Mason University gave a talk about Donald Trump’s First Hundred Days in office. Around 30 people joined the event. In his talk, Prof. Rozell analyzed […]
On April 12, American Space Leipzig used theater for the first time to promote its mission to encourage learning, exchange, and dialogue between the United States and Germany. Around 25 guests joined the performance of A.R. Gurney’s prize-winning play “Love Letters” with actors Peter Seaton-Clark and Heather Metje. The event was held at the Albertina […]
American Space Director, Crister S. Garrett, Spoke to NDR and Deutschlandfunk about the Trump Pre...
American Space Leipzig Director Crister S. Garrett spoke with different German media outlets about the inauguration of Donald Trump and what can be expected from his first days in office. NDR – Wohin steuern dir USA mit Trump? Professor Garrett spoke with NDR about populism, the future of the EU, and global security. You can […]
On November 25th, 2016, American Space Leipzig hosted an international symposium titled “Creativity and Crisis—China, Germany and the US in a trans(l)ational age” at the Deutsches Literaturinstitut. The symposium brought together scholars, editors, writers, translators, and students from multiple fields to consider new approaches of transatlantic and transpacific exchange. The symposium was organized and moderated […]