On January 31, American Space Leipzig director, Prof. Crister S. Garrett, was asked to fact check statements made by guests of the ARD talk show hart aber fair. Hart aber fair, hosted by Frank Plasberg is a talk show where moderator Frank Plasberg discusses current topics of public interest with guests from politics, economics and […]
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On January 31, American Space Leipzig director, Prof. Crister S. Garrett, was interview by Kirsten Gerhard from the Tagesschau. Prof. Garrett spoke about the developments in the United States after the first 11 days of a Donald Trump presidency. In the interview, Prof. Garrett touched upon President Trump’s issuing of executive orders as making good […]
On January 18, Dr. Rebecca Brückmann from the University of Cologne talked about the Civil Rights Movement and its legacy in remembrance of Martin Luther King, Jr.. About 18 guests attended the American Space Leipzig event. Dr. Brückmann discussed the history of the Civil Rights Movement and its significance for US society today. She began […]
On January 19, presidential politics expert Prof. Paul S. Rundquist, Consul General for Mitteldeutschland, Scott Riedmann, and American Space Leipzig director, international relations and American politics expert, Professor Crister S. Garrett, invited to a podium discussion with the title: “Before the Presidential Inauguration.” About 52 guests attended the event. Professor Garrett introduced both experts and […]
On January 11, Dr. Charles Campbell, professor of homiletics, the study of preaching, at Duke University Divinity School, gave public lecture about: “What’s going on in North American Homiletics?” About 20 interested people attended the American Space Leipzig event. Professor Campbell started the lecture comparing Hillary Clinton’s loss in the election with the Christian pulpit […]
We at American Space Leipzig are delighted to present our event calendar for Winter 2016/2017. We’ll be bringing you a variety of engaging speakers and interesting topics. We thank each and every one of our guests that have joined us in person or online at live-streaming this past fall and hope to see you, and […]
Professor Paul S. Rundquist and Professor Crister S. Garrett talking about the future of American an...
On November 23, presidential politics experts Professor Paul S. Rundquist from Martin Luther University Halle Wittenberg and American Space Leipzig Director, Professor Crister S. Garrett, invited to a panel discussion under the title: “Presidential Election – Where do we go from here?”. About 60 people attended the 2-hour, live-streamed event. Professor Rundquist and Professor […]
On November 14, American Space Leipzig Language and American Society Coordinator, Katie Protano, held a workshop about American Gun Culture. Katie Protaono began the workshop explaining to an interested audience, how guns became part of American history. She talked about the Second Amendment, which was introduced by James Madison. Furthermore, Katie Protano pointed out the […]
American Space Director, Crister S. Garrett, Interviewed by Several Radio Stations about Election Ou...
On November 9, American Space director, Crister S. Garrett, was interviewed by several radio stations about the outcome of the presidential elections 2016. Professor Garrett talked about how Donald Trump meets the zeitgeist and mobilized more voters than Hillary Clinton. Just like Brexit, Trump’s winning shows the dissatisfaction many Americans feel. But foresighted, Donald Trump […]
[VIDEO] American Space director, Crister Garrett, Talks Post-election Impressions in ARD Nachtmagazi...
American Space Leipzig director, Crister Garrett, was interviewed Wednesday (11/9) evening by Sven Lorig about the results and impressions of the 2016 Presidential Elections in the United States. Mr. Garrett’s interview starts at the 7:30 mark of the video here: ARD Nachtmagazin 11/10