Archive: Gregory Pollet-Young


  • Archives of Migration: The Power of Fiction in Times of Fake News

    May 3, 2021

    In spring 2021, we hosted a series of conversations with contemporary writers titled “Archives of Migration: The Power of Fiction in Times of Fake News.” Organized jointly by Professors Deniz Göktürk and Elisabeth Krimmer (University of California, Davis, German Program), this series has been supported by the German Consulate General San Francisco and co-sponsored by the German Historical Institute Pacific Regional Office, and the Institute for European Studies at UC Berkeley.   Engaging in conversation with writers who bring diverse perspectives to questions of societal polarization and the power of poetic imagination, this series presented opportunities to experience contemporary literature…

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