Events 1993

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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. 

Immigrant Women Today: Are They Different?

December 08, 1993
Lecture at the GHI (Fall 1993 Lecture Series)
Speaker: Donna R. Gabaccia, University of North Carolina at Charlotte

Medicine in Nineteenth and Twentieth-Century Germany: Ethics, Politics, and Law

December 01 - 04, 1993
Conference at the GHI
Conveners: Manfred Berg, GHI; Michael H. Kater, York University; Hartmut Lehmann, GHI

Contesting the New South: The Politics and Culture of Wage Household Labor in Atlanta, 1861-1920

November 22, 1993
Lecture at the GHI (Fall 1993 Lecture Series)
Speaker: Tera W. Hunter, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill

Constitutional Democracy in Central Europe Today: Some Negative Lessons from the U.S. Experience

November 15, 1993
7th Annual Lecture of the GHI
Speaker: Stanley N. Katz, American Council of Learned Societies

Second Annual Symposium of the Friends of the GHI

November 15, 1993
Symposium at the GHI
Conveners: Vernon Lidtke, Friends of the GHI; Hartmut Keil, GHI

"Designing Women and Old Fools": Gender in Social Policy in the 1930s

November 11, 1993
Lecture at the GHI (Fall 1993 Lecture Series)
Speaker: Alice Kessler-Harris, Rutgers University

Women Silk Workers Reconstruct Their Lives: An Exercise in Memory and Oral History

October 28, 1993
Lecture at the GHI (Fall 1993 Lecture Series)
Speaker: Thomas Dublin, SUNY at Binghamton

Facing America

October 20 - 21, 1993
Event at the GHI

The Nuclear Family: Gendered Discourses in the Western Alliance

October 12, 1993
Lecture at the GHI (Fall 1993 Lecture Series)
Speaker: Frank C. Costigliola, University of Rhode Island

Gender, Breadwinning, and Consumption in Working-Class Marriages, 1919-1941

September 29, 1993
Lecture at the GHI (Fall 1993 Lecture Series)
Speaker: Susan Porter Benson, University of Connecticut

Allied Technology Transfer from Germany after 1945 or 'Intellectual Reparations

September 16 - 18, 1993
Conference at the GHI
Conveners: Volker R. Berghahn, Brown University; Matthias Judt, GHI

What Do We Want for Our Daughters?

September 15, 1993
Lecture at the GHI (Fall 1993 Lecture Series)
Speaker: Elizabeth Fox-Genovese, Emory University

Summer Seminar in Paleography and Archival Studies 1993

July 18 - August 11, 1993
Seminar in Cologne, Koblenz, Munich, Berlin
Conveners: Elisabeth Glaser-Schmidt, GHI; Daniel S. Mattern, GHI; Carola Wessel, GHI

Beyond Luther? Dietrich Bonhoeffer and the Resistance against National Socialism

June 02, 1993
Lecture at the GHI (Spring 1993 Lecture Series)
Speaker: Klemens von Klemperer, Smith College

Ideals and Interests in Recent German Foreign Policy

May 27, 1993
Alois Mertes Memorial Lecture
Speaker: Ludger Kühnhardt, University of Freiburg

German Medieval History in Comparative Perspective

May 09 - 11, 1993
Conference at the University of Notre Dame
Conveners: Robert Benson, University of California at Los Angeles; Johannes Fried, University of Frankfurt; John Van Engen, University of Notre Dame

The Spirit of Heidelberg and the Future of Germany in 1945

May 05, 1993
Conference at Heidelberg
Conveners: Jürgen C. Hess, Free University of Amsterdam; Detlef Junker, University of Heidelberg; Hartmut Lehmann, GHI; Volker Sellin, University of Heidelberg; Eike Wolgast, University of Heidelberg

The Spirit of Heidelberg and the Future of Germany in 1945

May 05, 1993
Conference at Heidelberg
Conveners: Jürgen C. Hess, Free University of Amsterdam; Detlef Junker, University of Heidelberg; Hartmut Lehmann, GHI; Volker Sellin, University of Heidelberg; Eike Wolgast, University of Heidelberg

German Plans for Victory, 1944-1945

April 22, 1993
Lecture at the GHI (Spring 1993 Lecture Series)
Speaker: Gerhard L. Weinberg, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill

Mutual Images and Multiple Implications: American Views of Germany and German Views of America from the Eighteenth to the Twentieth Centuries

April 15 - 17, 1993
Conference at Kalamazoo, Michigan
Conveners: David E. Barclay, Kalamazoo College; Elisabeth Glaser (-Schmidt), GHI

Lyric Nazism: Heroic Imagery in the Literature of the Third Reich

March 25, 1993
Lecture at the GHI (Spring 1993 Lecture Series)
Speaker: Jay W. Baird, Miami University Ohio

Sex Reform and Social Medicine from Weimar to National Socialism: The Problem of Continuity

March 10, 1993
Lecture at the GHI (Spring 1993 Lecture Series)
Speaker: Atina Grossmann, Columbia University

Christianity, Anti-Semitism, and the Quest for Manly Religion in the Third Reich

March 02, 1993
Lecture at the GHI (Spring 1993 Lecture Series)
Speaker: Doris L. Bergen, University of Vermont

The Euphoria of Victory and the Path to Genocide: Hitler and the Final Solution

February 16, 1993
Lecture at the GHI (Spring 1993 Lecture Series)
Speaker: Christopher R. Browning, Pacific Lutheran University

The Growth of Aggressive Nationalism: Foreigners and Anti-Foreigner Attitudes in Germany

February 05, 1993
Event at the GHI
Conveners: Hartmut Keil, GHI; Dietmar Schirmer, GHI

German Big Business and the Persecution of the Jews

January 27, 1993
Lecture at the GHI (Spring 1993 Lecture Series)
Speaker: Peter Hayes, Northwestern University

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

Immigrant Women Today: Are They Different?

December 08, 1993
Lecture at the GHI (Fall 1993 Lecture Series)
Speaker: Donna R. Gabaccia, University of North Carolina at Charlotte

Contesting the New South: The Politics and Culture of Wage Household Labor in Atlanta, 1861-1920

November 22, 1993
Lecture at the GHI (Fall 1993 Lecture Series)
Speaker: Tera W. Hunter, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill

Constitutional Democracy in Central Europe Today: Some Negative Lessons from the U.S. Experience

November 15, 1993
7th Annual Lecture of the GHI
Speaker: Stanley N. Katz, American Council of Learned Societies

"Designing Women and Old Fools": Gender in Social Policy in the 1930s

November 11, 1993
Lecture at the GHI (Fall 1993 Lecture Series)
Speaker: Alice Kessler-Harris, Rutgers University

Women Silk Workers Reconstruct Their Lives: An Exercise in Memory and Oral History

October 28, 1993
Lecture at the GHI (Fall 1993 Lecture Series)
Speaker: Thomas Dublin, SUNY at Binghamton

The Nuclear Family: Gendered Discourses in the Western Alliance

October 12, 1993
Lecture at the GHI (Fall 1993 Lecture Series)
Speaker: Frank C. Costigliola, University of Rhode Island

Gender, Breadwinning, and Consumption in Working-Class Marriages, 1919-1941

September 29, 1993
Lecture at the GHI (Fall 1993 Lecture Series)
Speaker: Susan Porter Benson, University of Connecticut

What Do We Want for Our Daughters?

September 15, 1993
Lecture at the GHI (Fall 1993 Lecture Series)
Speaker: Elizabeth Fox-Genovese, Emory University

Beyond Luther? Dietrich Bonhoeffer and the Resistance against National Socialism

June 02, 1993
Lecture at the GHI (Spring 1993 Lecture Series)
Speaker: Klemens von Klemperer, Smith College

Ideals and Interests in Recent German Foreign Policy

May 27, 1993
Alois Mertes Memorial Lecture
Speaker: Ludger Kühnhardt, University of Freiburg

German Plans for Victory, 1944-1945

April 22, 1993
Lecture at the GHI (Spring 1993 Lecture Series)
Speaker: Gerhard L. Weinberg, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill

Lyric Nazism: Heroic Imagery in the Literature of the Third Reich

March 25, 1993
Lecture at the GHI (Spring 1993 Lecture Series)
Speaker: Jay W. Baird, Miami University Ohio

Sex Reform and Social Medicine from Weimar to National Socialism: The Problem of Continuity

March 10, 1993
Lecture at the GHI (Spring 1993 Lecture Series)
Speaker: Atina Grossmann, Columbia University

Christianity, Anti-Semitism, and the Quest for Manly Religion in the Third Reich

March 02, 1993
Lecture at the GHI (Spring 1993 Lecture Series)
Speaker: Doris L. Bergen, University of Vermont

The Euphoria of Victory and the Path to Genocide: Hitler and the Final Solution

February 16, 1993
Lecture at the GHI (Spring 1993 Lecture Series)
Speaker: Christopher R. Browning, Pacific Lutheran University

German Big Business and the Persecution of the Jews

January 27, 1993
Lecture at the GHI (Spring 1993 Lecture Series)
Speaker: Peter Hayes, Northwestern University

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

Medicine in Nineteenth and Twentieth-Century Germany: Ethics, Politics, and Law

December 01 - 04, 1993
Conference at the GHI
Conveners: Manfred Berg, GHI; Michael H. Kater, York University; Hartmut Lehmann, GHI

Allied Technology Transfer from Germany after 1945 or 'Intellectual Reparations

September 16 - 18, 1993
Conference at the GHI
Conveners: Volker R. Berghahn, Brown University; Matthias Judt, GHI

German Medieval History in Comparative Perspective

May 09 - 11, 1993
Conference at the University of Notre Dame
Conveners: Robert Benson, University of California at Los Angeles; Johannes Fried, University of Frankfurt; John Van Engen, University of Notre Dame

The Spirit of Heidelberg and the Future of Germany in 1945

May 05, 1993
Conference at Heidelberg
Conveners: Jürgen C. Hess, Free University of Amsterdam; Detlef Junker, University of Heidelberg; Hartmut Lehmann, GHI; Volker Sellin, University of Heidelberg; Eike Wolgast, University of Heidelberg

Mutual Images and Multiple Implications: American Views of Germany and German Views of America from the Eighteenth to the Twentieth Centuries

April 15 - 17, 1993
Conference at Kalamazoo, Michigan
Conveners: David E. Barclay, Kalamazoo College; Elisabeth Glaser (-Schmidt), GHI

If not otherwise announced, the Research Seminar meets Wednesdays 4.30 - 6.00 pm in the GHI Seminar Room. The GHI Research Seminar is a forum for scholars to discuss their ongoing research projects. Taking place on a biweekly basis, it brings together international researchers, DC scholars and GHI research fellows to stimulate intellectual exchange in a wide variety of historical problems, epochs and methods. The seminar discussions are based either on project presentations or unpublished, pre-circulated papers. If you wish to attend or present your work in progress, please contact Elisabeth Engel.

The GHI Fellow's Colloquium usually meets on Thursday mornings. Please send all inquiries via e-mail to Axel Jansen.

Vision und Wirklichkeit in Chicago: Die World’s Columbian Exposition von 1893 als kulturelles Symbol und Vorgriff auf das amerikanische Jahrhundert

December 15, 1993
Fellows seminar at the GHI
Mathias Eberenz (University of Hamburg)

War Powers Resolution – Aspekte einer Demokratie

July 19, 1993
Fellows Seminar at the GHI
Ulrike Weissenberger (University of Mannheim)

Alamancilar (Deutsch-Türken) und Chicanos. Eine vergleichende Studie zur Akkulturation von mexikanischen Arbeitsmigranten in den USA und türkischen in der Bundesrepublik Deutschland

May 25, 1993
Fellows Seminar at the GHI
Manfred Neumann (University of Bremen)

Einwanderung und Ansiedlung von Juden aus Osteuropa nach bzw. in Sachsen, 1880-1933

May 06, 1993
Fellows Seminar at the GHI
Solvejg Höppner (University of Leipzig)