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Watch Recording of our Virtual Panel "Rethinking Memory and Knowledge during Times of Crisis"

If you were unable to watch our first panel on "Racism in History and Context" live, it is now available on our Vimeo channel.

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Call for Papers

12th Medieval History Seminar

Deadline: January 31, 2021 | Seminar at GHI London

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German/European & Jewish History

Virtual Panel Series “Racism in History and Context”

The German Historical Institute Washington, the German Historical Association with its Pacific Regional Office, and the Institute of European…

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Fall 2020 Deadline for GHI Short-term Research Fellowships Suspended

The call for applications for the next short-term research fellowship (Oct. 2020) has been cancelled.

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Event Report

Archives of Migration: Annual Academic and Policy Symposium "Innovation through Migration"

Conference report by Fatima El-Tayeb (UC San Diego), Katharina Hering (GHI Washington), Andrea Westermann (GHI PRO)

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Event Report

Eleventh Medieval History Seminar

Seminar report by Paul Schweitzer-Martin (University of Heidelberg)

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Global & Transregional History

GHI Research Fellow Jan C. Jansen appointed Junior Professor at the University Duisburg- Essen

Jan C. Jansen has been appointed the Junior Professor (with tenure track) in Global Mobility from 18th to the 20th Century at the University Duisburg-…

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History of Migration

New Miniseries on "Go-Betweens" at Migrant Knowledge

The GHI's Migrant Knowledge blog has published "Go-Betweens: A Miniseries on Youth, Migration, and Knowledge Transfer."

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Event Report

Third Annual Bucerius Young Scholars Forum: Histories of Migration: Transatlantic and Global Perspectives

Conference report by Levke Harders (GHI / Bielefeld University) and Andrea Westermann (GHI PRO)

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Former GHI research fellow Mischa Honeck discusses new professorship in Kassel and research in the era of COVID-19

As part of our alumni series, we sat down with former Research Fellow Mischa Honeck for a short interview. His research interests include…

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