Conferences

Events 2013

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

The Consumer on the Home Front: World War II Civilian Consumption in Comparative Perspective

December 05 - 07, 2013
Conference at the GHI London
Conveners: Hartmut Berghoff (GHI Washington), Andreas Gestrich (GHI London), Nikolaus Katzer (GHI Moscow), Jan Logemann (GHI Washington), Felix Römer (GHI London), Sergey Kudryashov (GHI Moskau)

Migrants as "Translators": Mediating External Influences on Post World War II Western Europe, 1945 - 1973

October 24 - 26, 2013
Workshop in Hamburg
Conveners: Jan Logemann (GHI), Miriam Rürup (Institut für die Geschichte der deutschen Juden)

Medieval History Seminar 2013

October 10 - 13, 2013
Seminar at the GHI London
Conveners: Stefan Hördler (GHI), Cornelia Linde (GHI London)

Obesity, Health, and the Liberal Self: Transatlantic Perspectives on the Late Nineteenth and the Late Twentieth Centuries

September 26 - 28, 2013
Conference at the GHI
Conveners: Nina Mackert/Jürgen Martschukat (University of Erfurt), Susan Strasser (University of Delaware), Uwe Spiekermann (GHI)

The Dream and Its Untold Stories

September 19 - 21, 2013
Conference at the GHI
Convener: Marcia Chatelain (Georgetown), Sharon Monteith (Nottingham), Britta Waldschmidt-Nelson (GHI)

Kriminalität und Strafjustiz in der Moderne, 18.-20. Jh.: Tagung zur Historischen Kriminalitätsforschung 2013

September 19 - 21, 2013
Conference in Munich
Conveners: Sylvia Kesper-Biermann (LMU München), Désirée Schauz (Münchner Zentrum für Wissenschafts- und Technikgeschichte), and Richard F. Wetzell (GHI Washington)

Archival Summer School for Young Historians: American History in Transatlantic Perspectives

September 01 - 13, 2013
Seminar in Chicago, Madison, Boston, Washington, DC
Convener: Mischa Honeck

Creating a Garden Eden? The Transformation of Rural California since the mid 19th Century

May 30 - June 02, 2013
Workshop at the German Association of American Studies
Conveners: Uwe Spiekermann (GHI), Britta Waldschmidt-Nelson (GHI)

New Technologies and Cultures of Communication in the 19th and 20th Centuries

May 10 - 11, 2013
Workshop at the GHI
Conveners: Clelia Caruso (GHI), Peter Jelavich (The Johns Hopkins University), Richard R. John (Columbia University), and Benjamin Schwantes (GHI)

Decades of Reconstruction: Postwar Societies, Economics, and International Relations, from the 18th to the 20th Century

May 03 - 04, 2013
Conference at the University of Toronto
Conveners: Ute Planert (University of Wuppertal / University of Toronto) and James Retallack (University of Toronto)

Germans and Americans in Israel - Israelis in Germany and the United States

April 03 - 04, 2013
Conference at the GHI
Conveners: Michael Brenner (LMU München), Stefan Hördler (GHI), Miriam Ruerup (Institute for the History of the German Jews, Hamburg)

Third Junior Scholars Conference in German-Jewish History

April 03 - 04, 2013
Conference at the GHI
Michael Brenner (LMU München), Stefan Hördler (GHI), Miriam Ruerup (Institute for the History of the German Jews, Hamburg)

In Search of Better Lives: The Circulation of Ideas for Social Improvement in the 19th and 20th Centuries

March 08 - 09, 2013
Workshop at the GHI
Conveners: Christina Lubinski (GHI), Christina May (Göttingen) and Warren Rosenblum (St. Louis)