The American Studies Program at HU Berlin is happy to announce that Jean-Ulrick Désert’s beautiful memorial marker for W.E.B. Du Bois’s study years at the university of Berlin has been installed earlier this year. A big thank you to all GAAS members who donated! We will celebrate the memorial with an official unveiling in July:

July 1, 2022
7:00 PM
Humboldt Universität zu Berlin
Senatssaal (Unter den Linden 6)

You are most welcome to join for short talks, a performance, and a reception! Whether you will come in person, or via videostream: please register with Dorothea Löbbermann ( Thank you.