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German-English Bilingual Administrative Assistant

Deadline: June 27, 2021 | The German Historical Institute Washington is hiring a German-English Bilingual Administrative Assistant.

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History of Migration

German Heritage in Letters wins prize from the National Genealogical Society

The institute project “German Heritage in Letters” has received an award from the National Genealogical Society for innovation in family history…

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History of the Americas & Transatlantic History

Hermann Wellenreuther (1941 - 2021)

Hermann Wellenreuther who died in Göttingen, Germany, on April 3, 2021, was one of the most visible and influential historians of early American…

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Watch recording of our event "The Language of Dreams: Yoko Tawada in conversation with Elisabeth Krimmer and Jonas Teupert"

If you were unable to watch our event "The Language of Dreams: Yoko Tawada in conversation with Elisabeth Krimmer and Jonas Teupert" live, it is now…

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Watch recording of our event "Unreadable Archives: Zafer Şenocak in conversation with Deniz Göktürk and Kristin Dickinson"

If you were unable to watch our event "Unreadable Archives: Zafer Şenocak in conversation with Deniz Göktürk and Kristin Dickinson" live, it is now…

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Watch recording of our event "Public Transport in the Americas: Mobility and Transatlantic Scientific Exchanges"

If you were unable to watch our event "Public Transport in the Americas: Mobility and Transatlantic Scientific Exchanges" live, it is now available on…

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History of Knowledge

Spring Lecture Series “'The spirits that I called': Artificial Life from the Enlightenment to the Present” resumes virtually

The last two lectures from our 2020 Spring Lecture Series have been rescheduled to virtual events after being delayed by the pandemic.

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Watch recording of our event "Vaccines and (Dis-)trust in Medical Science in Times of Crisis"

If you were unable to watch our event "Vaccines and (Dis-)trust in Medical Science in Times of Crisis" live, it is now available on our Vimeo channel.…

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