Conferences

Events 2003

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

Rivers in History: Designing and Conceiving Waterways in Modern Europe

December 05 - 07, 2003
Conference at the GHI
Conveners: Christof Mauch, GHI; Thomas Zeller, GHI/University of Maryland

Death in Modern Germany

November 07 - September 09, 2003
Conference at the University of Virginia, Charlottesville
Conveners: Paul Betts, University of Sussex; Alon Confino, University of Virginia; Dirk Schumann, GHI

Medieval History Seminar

October 23 - 26, 2003
Conference at the GHI
Conveners: Michael Borgolte, Humboldt University of Berlin; Caroline W. Bynum, Institute for Advanced Study, Princeton; Johannes Fried, University of Frankfurt; Patrick J. Geary; University of California at Los Angeles; Christoph Strupp, GHI

Forms of Religious Community Creation in Modern Society

October 23 - 25, 2003
Conference at the University of Chicago
Conveners: Michael Geyer, University of Chicago; Lucian Hölscher, University of Bochum; Simone Lässig, GHI; Hartmut Lehmann, Max Planck Institute for History, Göttingen

Atlantic Crossings? Transcultural Relations and Political Protest in Germany and the United States, 1958-1977

October 17 - 18, 2003
Conference at the GHI
Conveners: Belinda Davis, Rutgers University; Astrid M. Eckert, GHI; Wilfried Mausbach, University of Heidelberg

The Private Sphere and the Public Order: West German Debates about Education, Family, and Sexuality in the 1950s and 1960s

September 19, 2003
Conference in New Orleans
Moderator: Uta Poiger, University of Washington, Seattle, Commentator: Maria Höhn, Vassar College

Cold War Memory: Interpreting the Physical Legacy of the Cold War

September 08 - 09, 2003
Conference at the Woodrow Wilson Center, Washington D.C.
Conveners: Keith Allen, Woodrow Wilson Center; Christian Ostermann, Woodrow Wilson Center; Bernd Schäfer, GHI

Great Expectations: John F. Kennedy and the ‘Thousand Days

August 21 - 22, 2003
Conference at the Free University of Berlin
Conveners: Andreas Etges, Free University of Berlin; Bernd Schäfer, GHI

Nazi Crimes and the Law

August 16 - 18, 2003
Conference at the University of Amsterdam
Conveners: Henry Friedlander, City University of New York; Nathan Stoltzfus, Florida State University; Richard F. Wetzell, GHI

American Studies in Twentieth-Century Germany: On the History and Pre-History of the German Association for American Studies

June 10 - 13, 2003
Conference in Munich
Moderator: Thomas Zeller, GHI/University of Maryland, Commentator: Hans-Jürgen Grabbe, University of Halle-Wittenberg

Culture in American History – Transatlantic Perspectives

May 29 - June 01, 2003
Young Scholars Forum at the GHI
Convener: Christine von Oertzen, GHI

Transatlantic Doctoral Seminar 2003: Germany in the Early Modern Era, 1490-1790

April 09 - 12, 2003
Conference at the GHI
Conveners: Roger Chickering, Georgetown University; Richard F. Wetzell, GHI

Historical Justice in International Perspective: How Societies are Trying to Right the Wrongs of the Past

March 27 - 29, 2003
Conference at the GHI
Conveners: Manfred Berg, Free University of Berlin; Christian Ostermann, Woodrow Wilson Center; Bernd Schäfer, GHI

Gendering Modern German History: Rewritings of the Mainstream

March 21, 2003
University of Toronto
Conveners: Karen Hagemann, University of Toronto/Technical University of Berlin; Christine von Oertzen, GHI

Perceptions of Security in Germany and the United States from 1945 to the Present

March 10, 2003
Conference at the GHI
Conveners: Georg Schild, GHI/University of Bonn; Dirk Schumann, GHI

From Manhattan to Mainhattan: Architecture and Style as Transatlantic Dialogue, 1920-1970

March 06 - 08, 2003
Conference a the Columbia University, New York
Conveners: Volker R. Berghahn, Columbia University; Cordula Grewe, Columbia University; Christof Mauch, GHI