Speaking Engagements


  • November 1, 2018:  Osher Lifelong Learning Institute, “Effects of Immigration in Europe”
  • January 15, 2019:  Center for European Studies, University of Michigan, “Multiculturalism in Europe: An Introduction”


  • April 25, 2018:  Illinois State University, Europe in Global Context Lecture Series, “Europe’s Crisis of Multiculturalism?”
  • November 9, 2017:  Literati Bookstore, Ann Arbor, Conversation and Book Signing
  • October 26, 2017:  Duke University, German Department, Migration and the Humanities Series, “Europe and the Crisis of Multiculturalism”
  • March 30, 2017 :  Yale University, Modern Europe Colloquium, “The Failure of Multiculturalism in Europe: A Critical History”
  • October 20, 2016:  University of California, Berkeley, Center for German & European Studies, “The Absent Presence of Race in Postwar Germany”
  • September 22, 2013:  Emory University, Keynote Address for DAAD Conference on Migration, Memory and Diversity in Germany, “Thinking Difference in Postwar Germany: Some Epistemological Obstacles around the Problem of Race”