Lecture by Her Excellency Emily Haber, Ambassador of Germany to the United States, on the State of Transatlantic Relations Thirty Years after the Fall of the Berlin Wall

Ambassador Haber’s visit was culmination of a semester-long series of public lectures, expert panels, film screenings, and theater and public history projects that revolved around the Fall of the Berlin Wall thirty years ago, and that also considered walls that remained and the new walls that are currently in the process of being built. Such a broad initiative would not have beeen possible without the support of a great number of colleagues, students, and sponsors, including: 

  • the Vice Provosts of the Arts, and of Global Affairs,
  • the Center for German Studies,
  • the European Studies Program,
  • the Department of Germanic Languages and Literatures,
  • the Center for Russian, East European, and Eurasian Studies,
  • the Corcoran Department of History,
  • the Wunderbar Together Initiative of the Federal Republic of Germany,
  • the Frank Batten School of Leadership and Public Policy,
  • the Center for Politics, ad the UVa Ambassador Series

A podcast of the event is available at: https://livestream.com/tavco/GermanAmbassador/videos/198868310

For more information, contact: Prof. Manuela Achilles, ma6cq@virginia.edu