Lectures

Events

All lectures are open to the public. Please RSVP by email or phone (202.387.3355).

Remembering and Forgetting Germany’s First Democracy: Reflections on Weimar Germany

February 21, 2019
Lecture at the GHI
Speaker: Kathleen Canning (Rice University)

The Longue Durée of 1989: Regime Change and Everyday Life in East Germany

February 21, 2019
Lecture at GHI West, 201 Moses Hall
Speaker: Kerstin Brückweh (Centre for Contemporary History, Potsdam)

The Securitization of Migration and Racial Sorting in Fortress Europe

March 04, 2019
Lecture at GHI West, UC Berkeley, 201 Moses Hall
Speaker: Maartje van der Woude, Leiden Law School (Netherlands)

Founding Weimar: Violence and the Revolution of 1918/1919

March 21, 2019
Lecture at the GHI
Speaker: Mark Jones (University College Dublin/FU Berlin)

Did Sex Bring Down the Weimar Republic?

March 28, 2019
Lecture at the GHI
Speaker: Laurie Marhoefer (University of Washington)

Fascism’s Global Moments: New Perspectives on Entanglements and Tensions between Fascist Regimes in the 1930s and 1940s

April 02, 2019
Lecture at GHI West, 201 Moses Hall
Speaker: Sven Reichard (Universität Konstanz)

City Streets and Civil Unrest: The Costs of Public Violence in the Weimar and Nazi Eras

April 11, 2019
Lecture at the GHI
Speaker: Molly Loberg (Cal Poly, San Luis Obispo)

Don’t Trust Anyone Under 30? Older People and Changing Values in the Long Sixties

April 11, 2019
Lecture at GHI West, 201 Moses Hall
Speaker: Christina von Hodenberg (German Historical Institute, London)

The Chances and Challenges of Democracy: Weimar and Beyond

April 25, 2019
Lecture at the GHI
Speaker: Tim B. Müller (German Sinti and Roma Union)