Conversations on Europe: "Cultural Diversity and Inclusive Community Building in Germany"

Event information
Venue:Virtual Roundtable


The ESC’s 2020-21 theme, Creating Europe, explores both the political, social, cultural, and geographical forces that have given shape to contemporary Europe and also individuals who create and are creative in their daily or artistic expressions of what it means to be European.

In celebration of German Campus Week, this month’s Conversations on Europe focuses on topic of cultural diversity in Germany and how the European nation has aimed to create inclusive community building.

This virtual roundtable will discuss successes, failures, and the future of Germany’s diverse communities.


  • Rahsaan Maxwell, Professor, Department of Political Science, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill
  • Danny Choi, Assistant Professor, Department of Political Science, University of Pittsburgh
  • Kai Unzicker, Senior Project Manager, Bertelsmann Stiftung
  • Louise K. Davidson-Schmich, Professor of Political Science, University of Miami
  • Moderator: Jae-Jae Spoon, Professor of Political Science and Director of the European Studies Center, University of Pittsburgh


► This event is free but you need to RSVP at The link to registar and have access to the webinar will be released once you RSVP at


  • If you are an FIU student, you must check that you are a Non-Pitt Undergraduate or a Non-Pitt Graduate Students (as relevant) under the affiliation.
  • If you are an FIU faculty member, please check Non-Pitt Faculty under the affiliation.

► For any further information, please contact Christine I. Caly-Sanchez

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This event is organized and hosted by the European Studies Center, a Jean Monnet European Union Center of Excellence at the University of Pittsburgh

Co-sponsored by Miami-Florida Jean Monnet Center of Excellence at Florida International University ● Jean Monnet Center at the University of Florida ● UCIS - European Union Center at University of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign ●

This event is part of the #JMintheUS event series, an initiative of Jean Monnet Centers in the U.S.