Wunderbar Together:
Atlantische Akademie mit von
der Partie im Deutschlandjahr

Freitag, 31. Mai 2019
Koger Center for the Arts, Columbia, South Carolina
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Stars and Stripes
over the Rhine

Friday, May 31, 2019
Koger Center for the Arts, Columbia, SC
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100 years

Atlantisches Forum:
„Black Pink Wave“, Rosa Parks
und #BlackLives Matter

Dienstag, 4. Juni 2019, 18-19.30 Uhr
TU Kaiserslautern
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The Forgotten History.
American Military Presence
after World War I (1919-1923)

Friday, June 14, 2019, 6pm
Congress Center Ramstein
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The Atlantic Academy presents a forum to all those who have questions related to the United States and its transatlantic relations and who seek discourse with others; Americans as well as Germans. In addition, concerts, film screenings, and lectures present an opportunity for encounters across all the different regions of Rhineland-Palatinate.


The Atlantic Academy offers lectures, seminars, and workshops for all those interested in transatlantic issues. The Academy is open to everyone looking for substantiated information from distinguished experts, including American scholars who have come to Germany following an invitation by the Atlantic Academy.


Those looking for advice—be it journalists, politicians, entrepreneurs, or students—may use the knowledge and experience of the Atlantic Academy’s staff as a resource. As part of the national American studies network, the Academy is able to establish contact with distinguished scholars in the respective fields.


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Call for Papers: The Corrosion of the Liberal Democratic Order? Transatlantic Perspectives in Perilous Times

The 2019 Annual Meeting of the Political Science Section of the German Association for American Studies will take place from November 7-8, 2019, in...

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"Besuch aus den USA" Atlantische Akademie unterstützt Schulprogramm MeetUS

Die Atlantische Akademie unterstützt den Besuch von jungen Amerikaner*innen an Schulen in Rheinland-Pfalz. 

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Bericht: Atlantische Akademie stellt „gewisse Trump-Müdigkeit“ fest

Unsere Bildungsreferentin Sarah Wagner sprach mit der Rheinpfalz über die Arbeit der Atlantischen Akademie. 

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Wunderbar Together: Atlantische Akademie mit von der Partie im Deutschlandjahr

Von Oktober 2018 bis Ende 2019 findet in den USA das Deutschlandjahr statt. Unter dem Motto "Wunderbar Together" werden quer durch die Vereinigten...


/ Program Exhibitions  Events 

Exhibit: Communities in Living Color

The annual German-American art show showcasing creative and inspiring student works from all over! The Atlantic Academy is excited to continue the...

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Atlantisches Forum: „Black Pink Wave“, Rosa Parks und #BlackLives Matter

In ihrem Vortrag wird Dr. Rebecca Brückmann die Entwicklungen der Rollen und Aktivitäten afroamerikanischer Frauen in US-amerikanischer Politik und...

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Talk: The Forgotten History. American Military Presence after World War I (1919-1923)

On June 14, 2019, American author and military historian Edward G. Lengel talks about the first U.S. occupation of Germany after World War I in...

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Talk: Women on the March: Reconciling Diversity and Division in the 116th Congress

Prof. Joyce M. Mushaben will discuss the 116th Congress in light of the newly elected diverse and female representatives. 

The Academy in a Nutshell

Founded in 1996 by the state government of Rhineland-Palatinate, the Atlantic Academy is a state- and privately funded, non-profit, and non-partisan organization whose goal is to foster transatlantic relations by educating the public about US American politics and society.

While there is little doubt that Europe and America share many interests, the transatlantic alliance is based on the assumption that the countries and peoples on both sides of the Atlantic have more in common than just interests. The Atlantic community rests upon shared values, such as freedom, equality, and democracy. To keep this community of values alive, citizens on both sides of the Atlantic are invited to engage in a dialogue to develop a deeper understanding of each other and to reconcile their differences, if necessary. This discussion needs to be conducted critically and openly. Our events and publications create opportunities for Germans and Americans to meet and discuss the various aspects of transatlantic relations.

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