Events 1997

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

Atlantik Brücke/Deutsche Welle Media Conference

November 06 - 08, 1997
Conference at the GHI
Conveners: Detlef Junker, GHI; Walther Leisler Kiep, Atlantik-Brücke

The Transformation of European Politics, 1763-1848: Episode or Model?

October 31 - November 02, 1997
Conference in Monticello, Illinois
Conveners: Peter Krüger, University of Marburg; Paul W. Schroeder, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign

Politik, Gesellschaft und die Institutionalisierung von Geschichtswissenschaft: Deutschland und die USA im Vergleich [Bulletin 21, Fall 1997, pp. 25-27]

September 27, 1997
Annual Meeting of the German Studies Association, Bethesda, Maryland
Participants: Gerald Diesener, Center for Research on Contemporary History, Potsdam; Gabriele Lingelbach, Free University of Berlin; Steffen Sammler, University of Lyon

Universities in Medieval Societies

September 18 - 20, 1997
Conference at the GHI
Conveners: William J. Courtenay, University of Wisconsin at Madison; Jürgen Miethke, University of Heidelberg

Politics and Propaganda: New Approaches to German-American Relations, 1933-1945 [Bulletin 21, Fall 1997, pp. 18-22]

June 22, 1997
Annual Conference of the Society of Historians of American Foreign Relations (SHAFR), Georgetown University, Washington, D.C.
Participants: Philipp Gassert, GHI; Michaela Hönicke, Free University of Berlin; Frank Ninkovich, St. John’s University, New York; Alex Shannon, University of Wisconsin at Madison

The Culture of Rights: Civil Rights, Participation Rights, and Social Rights in Germany and the United States in the Twentieth Century

June 11 - 14, 1997
Conference at the GHI
Conveners: Manfred Berg, GHI; Martin H. Geyer, GHI

New Approaches to Migration Research: German-Americans in Comparative Perspective

April 22 - 24, 1997
Conference at the College Station, Texas
Conveners: Wolfgang J. Helbich, University of Bochum; Walter D. Kamphoefner, Texas A&M University

Transatlantic Doctoral Seminar 1997: Germany Divided and United, 1945-1989 [Bulletin 21, Fall 1997, pp. 39-41]

April 16 - 19, 1997
Conference at the GHI
Conveners: Roger Chickering, Georgetown University; Martin H. Geyer, GHI; Detlef Junker, GHI