Welcome to the Obama Institute
for Transnational American Studies!

 

The Obama Institute for Transnational American Studies at the Johannes Gutenberg University Mainz offers a dynamic and wide-ranging program in both research and teaching for all students interested in topics related to the Americas in a global context.

With a special focus on interculturality, transnationalism, and interdisciplinarity, our expertise lies in the fields of Early American Studies, Indigenous Studies, Life Writing/Life Sciences, Political & Intellectual History, Film & Media Studies, Religion and American Culture, and Materiality.

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Obama Institute for Transnational American Studies
University of Mainz
Jakob-Welder-Weg 20
55128 Mainz
Germany
+49 6131 39-22357
+49 6131 39-22146
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4th of July Celebration at the Obama Institute

As Americans celebrated the 4th of July, so too did the Obama Institute. Festivities began at noon with a lecture by Dr. David Sirakov, Director of the Atlantic Academy. Faculty and students were at hand in the afternoon to answer questions about posters showcasing...

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