Events

Dec 18, 2019 | 02:00 PM
Dec 18, 2019 | 06:00 PM c.t. - 08:00 PM

Prof. Andy Ferrara, University of Pittsburgh gives a talk on "WWI Anti-German Sentiment and Economic Growth in U.S. Counties"

Location: Room 319 John F. Kennedy Institute for North American Studies Freie Universität Berlin Lansstraße 7-9 14195 Berlin

Jan 08, 2020 | 04:00 PM c.t. - 06:00 PM

Ringvorlesung: Prof. Dr. Birte Wege (FU Berlin, JFKI) - Anna Deavere Smith's Verbatim Theatre

Location: Hs 1b Hörsaal Habelschwerdter Allee 45 14195 Berlin

Jan 08, 2020 | 06:00 PM c.t. - 08:00 PM

Humboldt-Universität zu Berlin: Public Lecture on "Slavery's Old and New Materialisms" by Seth Rockman

Location: Humboldt-Universität zu Berlin IGK Work and Human Lifecycle in Global History Georgenstraße 23, 6th Floor, 10117 Berlin

Jan 14, 2020 | 06:00 PM

Institute Board Meeting

Location: Room 203

Jan 15, 2020 | 02:00 PM
Jan 22, 2020 | 06:00 PM c.t. - 08:00 PM
Feb 05, 2020 | 06:00 PM - 08:00 PM
Feb 12, 2020 | 02:00 PM
Feb 12, 2020 | 06:00 PM c.t. - 08:00 PM
Dec 11, 2019 | 06:00 PM c.t. - 08:00 PM

Dear Canada, Welcome to the world of European fragmented politics

A guest lecture by the Ambassador to Germany (Canada) and Special Envoy to the European Union, Stéphane Dion, PhD.

Location: John-F.-Kennedy-Institut Lansstr. 7-9 14195 Berlin Room 340

Dec 10, 2019 | 06:00 PM c.t. - 08:00 PM
Dec 03, 2019 | 06:00 PM c.t. - 08:00 PM

Graduation Ceremony 2019

Location: Seminaris Campus Hotel

Nov 30, 2019 | 03:00 PM - 06:00 PM
Nov 27, 2019 | 06:00 PM c.t. - 08:00 PM

Institute Board Meeting

Location: Room 203

Nov 27, 2019 | 02:00 PM

Comparing the Divided America of the Turbulent 1960s to the Divided America Today

A Guest Lecture by Jim Willis , Professor Emeritus of Journalism at Azusa Pacific University

Location: John-F.-Kennedy-Institut Lansstr. 7-9 14195 Berlin Room 201

Nov 26, 2019 | 06:00 PM - 08:00 PM
Nov 25, 2019 | 02:00 PM
Nov 20, 2019 | 06:00 PM c.t. - 08:00 PM

A Reading and Conversation with Joy Castro

Location: John-F.-Kennedy-Institut Lansstr. 7-9 14195 Berlin Raum 201

Nov 19, 2019 | 04:00 PM - 06:00 PM

Hearings for the Junior Professorship in Economics with a focus on economic policy and/or economic history of North America

Location: Room 319 John F. Kennedy Institute for North American Studies Lansstraße 7-9 14195 Berlin

Nov 15, 2019 | 09:30 AM - 11:50 AM
Nov 13, 2019 | 06:00 PM c.t. - 08:00 PM

Panel: Don't Blame the Working Class: Understanding Class Politics and Racism in the Trump Era

A panel with Thomas Greven (JFKI), Sherry Linkon und John Russo (both Georgetown University)

Location: John-F.-Kennedy-Institut Lansstr. 7-9 14195 Berlin Room 201

Nov 11, 2019 | 06:00 PM - 08:00 PM
Nov 11, 2019 | 02:00 PM
Nov 06, 2019 | 06:00 PM c.t. - 08:00 PM
Oct 30, 2019 | 06:00 PM c.t. - 08:00 PM

Peter Wortsman A Reading from/ *Stimme und Atem. Out of Breath, Out of Mind*/

Location: John-F.-Kennedy-Institut Lansstr. 7-9 14195 Berlin Raum 201

Oct 29, 2019 | 06:00 PM - 08:00 PM
Oct 23, 2019 | 06:00 PM c.t. - 08:00 PM

Institute Board Meeting

Location: Room 203

Oct 23, 2019 | 02:00 PM

Herman Bennett (CUNY Graduate Center): Unsteady Foundations: The Problem of 1619 in Histories of the Black Atlantic

Eröffnungsvortrag für die neuen Doktorand*innen der Graduiertenschule für Nordamerikastudien 2019

Location: Raum 340 Lansstraße 7-9 14195 Berlin

Oct 16, 2019 | 06:00 PM c.t. - 08:00 PM
Oct 16, 2019 | 06:00 PM c.t. - 08:00 PM

Orientation Day 2019 - MA

Location: John F. Kennedy Institute Lansstr. 7-9 14195 Berlin / 9 A.M. in the Caféte; 10 A.M. onwards, in room 340

Oct 10, 2019 | 09:00 AM

Orientation Day 2019 - BA

Location: John-F.-Kennedy-Institut Lansstr. 7-9 14195 Berlin / 9 A.M. in the Caféte; 10 A.M. onwards in room 340

Oct 09, 2019 | 09:00 AM
Sep 03, 2019 | 10:00 AM - 05:30 PM

Summer Party at the JFK-I!

Come and join us for an evening of celebration and fun at this years JFK-I Summer Party on Friday, 12. July , starting at roughly 4pm on the parking lot of the institute!

Jul 12, 2019 | 04:00 PM - 11:59 PM

Re: The State of the Art. On Contemporary Poetry

Location: John F. Kennedy Institute Lansstr. 7-9 14195 Berlin Room 340

Jul 11, 2019 | 05:00 PM - 08:00 PM

Madeleine Thien Reading

Location: John F. Kennedy Institute Lansstr. 7-9 14195 Berlin Room 201

Jul 09, 2019 | 06:00 PM c.t. - 08:00 PM
Jul 04, 2019 | 06:00 PM c.t. - 08:00 PM

“Audiovisual Performances of the Liberal Script,” Jessica Gienow-Hecht, Steffen Just, Cooperation with Excellence Cluster SCRIPTS

Steffen Just and Jessica Gienow-Hecht present some ideas on the topic "Audiovisual Performances of the Liberal Script".

Location: Freie Universität Berlin, John F. Kennedy Institute for North American Studies, Lansstraße 7-9, 14195 Berlin Room 203

Jul 01, 2019 | 06:00 PM

FU Review Reading

Location: JFKI Literature Department Lansstr. 7-9 14195 Berlin Room 340

Jun 27, 2019 | 06:00 PM - 08:00 PM

Conference “1898 Imag(in)ing the Caribbean in the Ae of the Spanish-American War”

Location: John-F.-Kennedy Institute for North American Studies Room 340, Lansstraße 7-9, Berlin-Dahlem

Jun 25, 2019 | 10:00 AM

History Research Colloquium: David Armitage (Harvard University)will talk about "Treaty Consciousness"

Location: John F. Kennedy Institute for North American Studies Lansstr. 7-9 14195 Berlin Room 203

Jun 24, 2019 | 06:00 PM
Jun 21, 2019 | 09:00 AM - 05:00 PM

"Poetry Talk" on Walt Whitman's Leaves of Grass, June 19th

Location: Location: Akademie der Künste Clubraum Hanseatenweg 10, 10557 Berlin Entrance fee: 6/4 €

Jun 19, 2019 | 06:00 PM - 08:00 PM

Brenden Rensink (Brigham Young University) will give a talk about "“Transnational Indigenous Histories in the North American Borderlands.”

Location: John F. Kennedy Institute for North American Studies Lansstr. 7-9 14195 Berlin Seminar Room: 203

Jun 17, 2019 | 06:00 PM

"The Great Broadening“ - Guest lecture by Prof. Sean Theriault (University of Texas, Austin)

Guest lecture by Prof. Sean Theriault (University of Texas, Austin)

Location: Freie Universität Berlin John-F.-Kennedy-Institut für Nordamerikastudien Abteilung Politik Lansstraße 7-9 14195 Berlin Room 319

Jun 04, 2019 | 06:00 PM
Jun 03, 2019 | 06:00 PM

BrownBag Lunch: Is Canada Exceptional? by Prof. Andrew Stark (University of Toronto)

The Political Science Department of the John F. Kennedy Institute cordially invites everyone to a brown bag lunch with Professor Andrew Stark from the University of Toronto titled "Is Canada Exceptional? - Canada in an Age of Right-Wing Populism" .

Location: John-F.-Kennedy-Institut für Nordamerikastudien Political Science Department Lansstraße 7-9 14195 Berlin Room 340

May 21, 2019 | 12:00 PM

Booklaunch Event: Contours Of The Illiberal State

Prof. Dr. Chrsitian Lammert and Prof. Boris Vormann will be presenting their newest anthology in the Odradek Bookstore on the 8. May, with an adjacent dicussion and reception afterwards.

Location: Buchhandlung Odradek Gustav-Müller-Straße 1 10829 Berlin

May 08, 2019 | 07:30 PM
May 03, 2019 | 12:00 PM c.t.
Apr 15, 2019 | 06:00 PM - 08:00 PM

Institute Board Meeting

Location: Room 203

Feb 06, 2019 | 02:00 PM

Research in Progress Colloquium GSNAS 2019

Location: GSNAS Seminar room Lansstraße 5 14195 Berlin

Feb 05, 2019 - Feb 06, 2019
Jan 30, 2019 | 04:00 PM - 06:00 PM

Antoon de Baets (University of Groningen) "The Persecution of Historians as a Crime against History"

Location: John F. Kennedy Institute, Lansstr. 7-9, 14195 Berlin Room: 203 (Seminarraum)

Jan 28, 2019 | 06:00 PM

Yaa Gaysi Reading

Location: John-F.-Kennedy-Institut Lansstr. 7-9 14195 Berlin Room 340

Jan 22, 2019 | 06:00 PM - 08:00 PM
Jan 09, 2019 | 02:00 PM
Dec 17, 2018 | 06:00 PM c.t.

Christmas Party am JFK-I

Like every year the student body of the JFK-I cordially invites everyone accosiated with the institute to join us for the event of the season: The John F. Kennedy Institute Christmas Party !

Location: Caféte des JFK-I

Dec 14, 2018 | 05:30 PM

Institute Board Meeting

Location: Raum 203

Dec 12, 2018 | 02:00 PM

How Healthy are JFKI Students?

Location: Foyer JFKI

Dec 05, 2018 | 10:00 AM - 02:00 PM

Alt–Right Roundtable #1

Location: Room 203

Nov 28, 2018 | 02:00 PM - 04:00 PM

Graduation 2018

Location: Henry-Ford-Bau Hörsaal A Garystr. 35 14195 Berlin

Nov 24, 2018 | 03:00 PM - 06:00 PM

Prof. Gienow-Hecht will talk about "A Feeling I Cannot Put Into Words: Gender, Humanity and the War of 1898 in Cuba”

Location: Wengler Library Humboldt Universität Berlin Law Faculty Building "Altes Palais" Unter den Linden 9 Room E 23

Nov 15, 2018 | 12:30 PM - 02:00 PM

Institute Board Meeting (Curriculum Planning)

Note: this meeting will exceptionally take place at 1:00 P.M.

Location: Raum 203

Nov 14, 2018 | 01:00 PM
Nov 08, 2018 | 04:00 PM - 06:00 PM

Alumni Lunch with Dr. Yulia Kozyrakis

Project Manager, Joachim Herz Stiftung, Hamburg / Alumna GSNAS

Location: JFK-I, room 340

Nov 07, 2018 | 02:00 PM - 04:00 PM
Oct 25, 2018 | 09:00 AM - 06:30 PM

Institute Board Meeting

Location: Raum 203

Oct 24, 2018 | 02:00 PM

Prof. Gareth Davies (University of Oxford) will give a talk on "A Government of War with itself: Disaster Politics and the American State"

Location: John F. Kennedy Institute for North American Studies Lansstr. 7-9 14195 Berlin Room 203

Oct 22, 2018 | 06:00 PM c.t. - 08:00 PM
Oct 17, 2018 | 06:00 PM - 08:00 PM

JFKI Sommerfest 2018

We would like to welcome all students, lecturers and alumni to our annual summer party ! There will be plenty of cold beer, warm food (vegetarian, too) and music to go around. We will also accept participants for our famous Beer Pong tournament on the spot. Be sure to sign up at the music station before 8:30pm!

Jul 19, 2018 | 06:00 PM

Research Colloquium Literature/Culture: Matt Hills (University of Huddersfield)

Location: John F. Kennedy Institute Lansstraße 7-9 room 201

Jul 18, 2018 | 06:00 PM - 08:00 PM

Talk: Professor Gienow-Hecht will explore "Gender, Humanity, and the War of 1898 in Cuba"

Location: Humboldt Universität Berlin, Institut für Geschichtswissenschaft, Friedrichstr. 191-193, 10117 Berlin Room: 5028

Jul 17, 2018 | 04:00 PM c.t.