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 […]
[VIDEO] American Space Leipzig Director, Crister S. Garrett, Discusses Implications of Donald Tru...
American Space Leipzig Director, Crister S. Garrett, was invited to phoenix Runde to discuss the implications of Donald Trump’s election as the next President of the United States. Other participants in the discussion round were: – Julius van de Laar (Policy Adviser) – Prof. Susan Neiman (Philosopher, Einstein-Forum) – Roger Johnson (Republicans Overseas Vice President […]
On September 13, foreign policy expert and founding editor of The National Interest, Adam Garfinkle gave a talk on the political dynamics and prospects of the presidential election 2016. 21 guests joined and engaged in a vivid discussion with Dr. Garfinkle about the history of American presidential elections, recent developments in American politics, and possible […]
[VIDEO] ASL Director, Crister S. Garrett, discussed American politics after Orlando at Phoenix Ru...
On June 14, Crister S. Garrett, Director of American Space Leipzig, participated in a phoenix Runde discussion on the current state of American politics and the presidential election after the Orlando shooting. Other participants were: Prof. J.D. Bindenagel (Former Ambassador to Germany and Professor of International Relations at University of Bonn), Markus Feldenkirchen (Der Spiegel), […]