In this episode, Prof. Dr. Elahe Haschemi Yekani , Prof. Dr. Martin Klepper, Emma Kimmell, and Nisreen Habib,(Humboldt-Universität Berlin) reflect on university politics, racism, structural change and, of course, American Studies. The interview was inspired by a town hall meeting at the American Studies section of the Department of English and American Studies of the HU, organized by Daphne Beers, Julia Dutschke, Kristina Graaff, Nisren Habib, Thao Ho, Lia Kindinger, Martin Klepper, Sophie von Lentzke, and Alina Weiermüller. https://www.angl.hu-berlin.de/department/sec/amstud/town-hall-meeting-june-24.pdf
The episode is hosted by Dr. Verena Adamik and Anja Söyünmez.
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Bader-Ginsburg, Ruth. https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Ruth_Bader_Ginsburg
Coates, Ta-Nehisi. https://ta-nehisicoates.com/
Davis, Angela Y. Angela Davis https://web.archive.org/web/20190331175938/https://www.thehistorymakers.org/biography/angela-davis-40
Department of English and American Studies HU Berlin https://www.angl.hu-berlin.de/
DuBois, W. E. B. https://hutchinscenter.fas.harvard.edu/web-dubois
Lorde, Audre. https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Audre_Lorde
Matthiessen, F.O. https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/F._O._Matthiessen
Vuong, Ocean. https://www.oceanvuong.com/
Haschemi Yekani, Elahe. https://www.angl.hu-berlin.de/department/staff-faculty/professors/klepper
As promised, podcast recommendations on the topics discussed, curated by yours truly, Anja Söyunmez.
Lynching in America - https://lynchinginamerica.eji.org/listen; Witness Black History; https://www.bbc.co.uk/programmes/p01h9dl0/episodes/downloads; Pod Save the People - https://crooked.com/podcast-series/pod-save-the-people/ ; Seeing White https://www.sceneonradio.org/seeing-white/; The Breakdown https://open.spotify.com/show/3rInLkkAglRgLWZoa5cmlU
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