Events 2004

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

Science and Technology in the 20th Century: Cultures of Innovation in Germany and the United States

October 15 - 16, 2004
Conference at the GHI
Jointly organized by Christoph Strupp (GHI) and Helmuth Trischler (Deutsches Museum Munich / DFG-Research Group 393)

Adolf Cluss, Architect: From Germany to America

September 30 - October 02, 2004
Conference at the GHI
Conveners: Christof Mauch (GHI) in collaboration with Joseph Browne (Cluss Project), Cynthia Field (Smithsonian Institution), William Gilcher (Goethe-Institut / German Cultural Center), and Alan Lessoff (Illinois State University)

The Atlantic Community Unravelling? States, Protest Movements, and the Transformation of US-European Relations, 1969-1983

September 18 - 19, 2004
Conference at Vanderbilt University, Nashville, TN
Conveners: Matthias Schulz (Vanderbilt University), Thomas A. Schwartz (Vanderbilt University), Bernd Schäfer (German Historical Institute, DC)

Access - Presentation - Memory: The American Presidential Libraries and the Memorial Foundations of German Statesmen

September 08 - 11, 2004
Conference at the GHI
Conveners: Astrid M. Eckert, Christof Mauch (GHI)

Alexander von Humboldt and North America

June 03 - 06, 2004
Conference at the GHI
Conveners: Andreas Daum (University of Buffalo, SUNY); Simone Lässig (GHI)

Environmental History and the Oceans

June 03 - 04, 2004
Conference at Copenhagen
Conveners: Frank Zelko (GHI), Poul Holm (University of Southern Denmark)

War and the Environment: Contexts and Consequences of Military Destruction in the Modern Age

May 07 - 08, 2004
Conference at the GHI
Conveners: Charles Closmann (GHI), Christof Mauch (GHI)

German History, 1790-1890

April 28 - May 01, 2004
Tenth Transatlantic Doctoral Seminar at the University of Tübingen
Conveners: Dieter Langewiesche (University of Tübingen), Roger Chickering (Georgetown University), Richard F. Wetzell (GHI)

Environment, Culture, Politics: Transatlantic Perspectives

March 27 - May 30, 2004
Young Scholars Forum
Conveners: Charles Closmann, GHI; Frank Zelko, GHI

Toward a Biographical Turn? Biography in Modern Historiography: Modern Historiography in Biography

March 25 - 27, 2004
Conference at the GHI
Conveners: Volker Berghahn, Simone Lässig

Taxation, State and Civil Society in Germany and the United States, 1750-1950

March 18 - 20, 2004
Conference at the GHI
Conveners: Alexander Nützenadel (University of Cologne), Christoph Strupp (GHI)

Pietism in Two Worlds: Transmissions of Dissent in Germany and North America, 1680-1820

March 04 - 07, 2004
Conference at the Emory University (Atlanta, GA)
Conveners: James Melton (Department of History, Emory University), Dirk Schumann (GHI), Jonathan Strom (Candler School of Theology, Emory University)

Natural Disasters and Cultural Strategies: Responses to Catastrophe in Global Perspective

February 19 - 22, 2004
Conference at the GHI
Conveners: Christof Mauch (GHI), Christian Pfister (University of Bern)

Reconstituting Public Realms: Archivists, Librarians, and Journalists in Postwar Germany

January 08 - June 11, 2004
Panel at American Historical Association Conference, Washington DC
Panelists: Astrid M. Eckert (GHI), Michaela Hönicke Moore (University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill), Peter A. Kraemer (Indiana University, Bloomington)