Conferences

Events

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

Migration and Racism in the United States and Germany in the Twentieth Century*

April 23 - 24, 2020
Workshop at GHI Washington
Conveners: Maria Alexopoulou (University of Mannheim), Elisabeth Engel (GHI Washington)
*Postponed, Date TBA

Third Annual West Coast Germanists' Workshop: Facts, Fakes, and Representations

April 24 - 25, 2020
Workshop at University of California, Berkeley
Conveners: Sheer Ganor (Pacific Regional Office of the German Historical Institute Washington), Isabel Richter (UC Berkeley)

Change in Motion: Environment, Migration, and Mobilities

May 18 - 19, 2020
Workshop at the Pacific Regional Office of the GHI in Berkeley
Conveners: Sarah Earnshaw (Pacific Regional Office of the German Historical Institute Washington, Berkeley) and Samantha Fox (Zolberg Institute on Migration and Mobility, The New School, New York)

Fifteenth Workshop on Early Modern German History

May 22, 2020
Conference at the GHI London
Conveners: Conveners: Bridget Heal (University of St. Andrews), Katherine Hill (Birkbeck, University of London), David Lederer (NUI Maynooth), Alison Rowlands (University of Essex) and Hannes Ziegler (GHI London)

26th Transatlantic Doctoral Seminar: German History in the Nineteenth and Twentieth Centuries

May 25 - 29, 2020
Seminar at Villa Vigoni, Loveno di Menaggio, Italy
Conveners: Anna von der Goltz (Georgetown University), Christiane Liermann Traniello (Villa Vigoni), Corinna Unger (European University Institute, Florence), and Richard F. Wetzell (GHI Washington)

Mobilities, Exclusion, and Migrants’ Agency in the Pacific Realm in a Transregional and Diachronic Perspective

June 01 - 02, 2020
Conference at the University of California, Berkeley
Conveners: Albert Manke (GHI’s Regional Office at UC Berkeley) and Sören Urbansky (German Historical Institute Washington)

Sexuality and the Law in German-Speaking Europe

October 01 - 04, 2020
Seminar at Forty-Fourth Annual Conference of the German Studies Association
Conveners: Martin Lücke (Freie Universität Berlin), Veronika Springmann (Freie Universität Berlin), and Richard F. Wetzell (German Historical Institute Washington)

Histories of Migration: Transatlantic and Global Perspectives

October 12 - 14, 2020
Fourth Annual Bucerius Young Scholars Forum at the Pacific Regional Office of the GHI in Berkeley
Conveners: Christiane Reinecke (Institute for Migration Research and Intercultural Studies, Osnabrück) and Andrea Westermann (Pacific Regional Office of the German Historical Institute Washington, Berkeley)

Contested Meanings of Migration Facilitation: Emigration Agents, Coyotes, Rescuers, and Human Traffickers

November 16 - 17, 2020
Annual Academic and Policy Symposium: Innovation through Migration at GHI PRO
Conveners: Ulf Brunnbauer (Leibniz Institute for East and Southeast European Studies & Regensburg University) and Andrea Westermann (GHI PRO)