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“La Frontera: Artists Along the US-Mexican Border” Explores the Complexity of the US-Mexican Border

On November 29, 2018 we opened the photo exhibition “La Frontera: Artists Along the US-Mexican Border” by New York City-based, German artist Stefan Falke at Leipzig University’s Hörsaalgebäude. We welcomed around 50 guests, among them students, Leipzig University faculty, Leipzig locals, as well as a group of Gymnasium students and their class teacher, to explore […]

Where is the Transatlantic Relationship Going? Panel Discussion with Crister Garrett

On July 9, Heinrich Böll Stiftung Hessen invited Prof. Crister S. Garrett, Director of American Space Leipzig, Dr. Stormy-Annika Mildner, Head of Department External Economic Policy, Bundesverband der Deutschen Industrie, and Member of the European Parliament from Germany (Alliance 90/The Greens), Reinhard Bütikofer, to discuss the current state of transatlantic relations under the topic “Fremde […]

Sina Arnold Discussed Antisemitism in the American Left

On April 18, Dr. Sina Arnold from the Berliner Institut für empirische Integrations- und Migrationsforschung gave a talk about the history and current trends of antisemitism in the American left. American Space Leipzig welcomed around 40 guests at the Deutsches Literaturinstitut Leipzig to discuss this controversial topic amidst increasing numbers of antisemitic incidents across the […]

Google Launchpad’s Gideon Marks explained why he is so successful

On February 22, Gideon Marks, Anchor Mentor at Google Launchpad Accelerator and Board Advisor at GlobeKeeper, gave a workshop on the “Dos and Don’ts” when trying to build successful Startup. Around 25 students and young entrepreneurs participated in the workshop. In his presentation, Gideon discussed all the factors that play a role in entering and […]