Events 1989

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All lectures are open to the public. Please RSVP by email or phone (202.387.3355).
Conferences are not public. If you are interested in participating, please contact the GHI convener. 

Between Town and Countryside: The Common People and the German Reformation

December 14, 1989
Lecture at the GHI (Fall 1989 Lecture Series)
Speaker: Thomas A. Brady Jr. (University of Oregon)

Ennobling Culture: "Good Taste" and "Good Morals" in Germany and the United States in the 1920s

December 07, 1989
Lecture at the GHI (Fall 1989 Lecture Series)
Speaker: Adelheid von Saldern (University of Hannover)

The Retreat of the State from the Regulation of Sexual Behavior in Eighteenth-Century Germany: Creating the Private Sphere

November 30, 1989
Lecture at the GHI (Fall 1989 Lecture Series)
Speaker: Isabel V. Hull (Cornell University)

The Political Mobilization of Women in the Weimar Republic

November 16, 1989
Lecture at the GHI (Fall 1989 Lecture Series)
Speaker: Thomas Childers (University of Pennsylvania)

Making Their Own America: Assimilation Theory and the German Peasant Pioneer

November 01, 1989
3rd Annual Lecture of the GHI
Speaker: Kathleen Neils Conzen (University of Chicago)

1949-1989: The Federal Republic of Germany as History

October 27 - 29, 1989
Conference at Cambridge, Massachusetts
Conveners: Guido Goldman, Harvard University; Hartmut Lehmann, GHI; Charles S. Maier, Harvard University

Gender and Jewish History in Imperial Germany

October 12, 1989
Lecture at the GHI (Fall 1989 Lecture Series)
Speaker: Marion Kaplan (Queens College at CUNY)

Women in Postwar Germany: Culture, Society, and Politics

September 29 - October 01, 1989
Conference at Raleigh, North Carolina
Conveners: Christiane Lemke, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill; Hanna Schissler, GHI

Emigration and Settlement Patterns of German Communities in North America

September 28 - October 01, 1989
Conference at New Harmony, Indiana
Conveners: Antonius Holtmann, University of Oldenburg; Jörg Nagler, GHI; Ruth Reichmann, Indiana University

American Policy toward Germany, 1949-1955

September 26 - 28, 1989
Conference at Marburg
Conveners: Jeffry M. Diefendorf, University of New Hampshire; Hermann-Josef Rupieper, University of Marburg

After the Atlantic Divide: Toward Postmodern Theories of Germany in the United States and the Federal Republic

September 14, 1989
Lecture at the GHI (Fall 1989 Lecture Series)
Speaker: Michael Geyer (University of Chicago)

Genoa/Rapallo and the Reconstruction of Europe

June 14 - 17, 1989
Conference at the GHI
Conveners: Carole Fink, University of North Carolina at Wilmington; Axel Frohn, GHI; Jürgen Heideking, GHI

The Salzburg Protestant Exiles

June 01, 1989
Lecture at the GHI (Spring 1989 Lecture Series)
Speaker: R. Po-chia Hsia (University of Massachusetts)

Religious and Ethnic Minorities in Sixteenth- and Seventeenth-Century German Society

May 09, 1989
Lecture at the GHI (Spring 1989 Lecture Series)
Speaker: Mack Walker (Johns Hopkins University)

Catholicism and Politics in Nineteenth-Century Germany and America

April 25, 1989
Event at the GHI
Presenters: Ellen L. Evans, Georgia State University; Michael F. Holt, University of Virginia; Hartmut Lehmann, GHI

Sammlungspolitik Revisited: Conservatism, Popular Politics, and the German Right, 1860-1933

April 14, 1989
Lecture at the GHI (Spring 1989 Lecture Series)
Speaker: Geoffrey Eley (University of Michigan at Ann Arbor)

A Framework for Democracy: Forty Years of Experience with the Grundgesetz of the Federal Republic of Germany

April 06 - 09, 1989
Conference at Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
Conveners: Thomas Childers, University of Pennsylvania; Peter Krüger, University of Marburg

The Meaning of Conversion in the German-Jewish Past

March 16, 1989
Lecture at the GHI (Spring 1989 Lecture Series)
Speaker: Deborah Hertz (SUNY at Binghamton)

Profession as Vocation: The Plan of Bureaucracy in Germany in the Nineteenth and Twentieth Centuries

March 02, 1989
Lecture at the GHI (Spring 1989 Lecture Series)
Speaker: Jane Caplan (Bryn Mawr College)

Germany and America - The Industrial Connection, 1918-1970

February 09, 1989
Lecture at the GHI (Spring 1989 Lecture Series)
Speaker: Volker R. Berghahn (Brown University)

All lectures are open to the public. Please RSVP by email or phone (202.387.3355).

Between Town and Countryside: The Common People and the German Reformation

December 14, 1989
Lecture at the GHI (Fall 1989 Lecture Series)
Speaker: Thomas A. Brady Jr. (University of Oregon)

Ennobling Culture: "Good Taste" and "Good Morals" in Germany and the United States in the 1920s

December 07, 1989
Lecture at the GHI (Fall 1989 Lecture Series)
Speaker: Adelheid von Saldern (University of Hannover)

The Retreat of the State from the Regulation of Sexual Behavior in Eighteenth-Century Germany: Creating the Private Sphere

November 30, 1989
Lecture at the GHI (Fall 1989 Lecture Series)
Speaker: Isabel V. Hull (Cornell University)

The Political Mobilization of Women in the Weimar Republic

November 16, 1989
Lecture at the GHI (Fall 1989 Lecture Series)
Speaker: Thomas Childers (University of Pennsylvania)

Making Their Own America: Assimilation Theory and the German Peasant Pioneer

November 01, 1989
3rd Annual Lecture of the GHI
Speaker: Kathleen Neils Conzen (University of Chicago)

Gender and Jewish History in Imperial Germany

October 12, 1989
Lecture at the GHI (Fall 1989 Lecture Series)
Speaker: Marion Kaplan (Queens College at CUNY)

After the Atlantic Divide: Toward Postmodern Theories of Germany in the United States and the Federal Republic

September 14, 1989
Lecture at the GHI (Fall 1989 Lecture Series)
Speaker: Michael Geyer (University of Chicago)

The Salzburg Protestant Exiles

June 01, 1989
Lecture at the GHI (Spring 1989 Lecture Series)
Speaker: R. Po-chia Hsia (University of Massachusetts)

Religious and Ethnic Minorities in Sixteenth- and Seventeenth-Century German Society

May 09, 1989
Lecture at the GHI (Spring 1989 Lecture Series)
Speaker: Mack Walker (Johns Hopkins University)

Catholicism and Politics in Nineteenth-Century Germany and America

April 25, 1989
Event at the GHI
Presenters: Ellen L. Evans, Georgia State University; Michael F. Holt, University of Virginia; Hartmut Lehmann, GHI

Sammlungspolitik Revisited: Conservatism, Popular Politics, and the German Right, 1860-1933

April 14, 1989
Lecture at the GHI (Spring 1989 Lecture Series)
Speaker: Geoffrey Eley (University of Michigan at Ann Arbor)

The Meaning of Conversion in the German-Jewish Past

March 16, 1989
Lecture at the GHI (Spring 1989 Lecture Series)
Speaker: Deborah Hertz (SUNY at Binghamton)

Profession as Vocation: The Plan of Bureaucracy in Germany in the Nineteenth and Twentieth Centuries

March 02, 1989
Lecture at the GHI (Spring 1989 Lecture Series)
Speaker: Jane Caplan (Bryn Mawr College)

Germany and America - The Industrial Connection, 1918-1970

February 09, 1989
Lecture at the GHI (Spring 1989 Lecture Series)
Speaker: Volker R. Berghahn (Brown University)

Conferences are not public. If you are interested in participating, please contact the GHI convener.

1949-1989: The Federal Republic of Germany as History

October 27 - 29, 1989
Conference at Cambridge, Massachusetts
Conveners: Guido Goldman, Harvard University; Hartmut Lehmann, GHI; Charles S. Maier, Harvard University

Women in Postwar Germany: Culture, Society, and Politics

September 29 - October 01, 1989
Conference at Raleigh, North Carolina
Conveners: Christiane Lemke, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill; Hanna Schissler, GHI

Emigration and Settlement Patterns of German Communities in North America

September 28 - October 01, 1989
Conference at New Harmony, Indiana
Conveners: Antonius Holtmann, University of Oldenburg; Jörg Nagler, GHI; Ruth Reichmann, Indiana University

American Policy toward Germany, 1949-1955

September 26 - 28, 1989
Conference at Marburg
Conveners: Jeffry M. Diefendorf, University of New Hampshire; Hermann-Josef Rupieper, University of Marburg

Genoa/Rapallo and the Reconstruction of Europe

June 14 - 17, 1989
Conference at the GHI
Conveners: Carole Fink, University of North Carolina at Wilmington; Axel Frohn, GHI; Jürgen Heideking, GHI

A Framework for Democracy: Forty Years of Experience with the Grundgesetz of the Federal Republic of Germany

April 06 - 09, 1989
Conference at Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
Conveners: Thomas Childers, University of Pennsylvania; Peter Krüger, University of Marburg