- March 21, 2017
The GHDI Relaunch and the New Editorial Board
The GHI is currently laying the groundwork for an ambitious relaunch of the German History in Documents and Images (GHDI) website. The relaunch will involve migrating the existing content to a new...
- March 17, 2017
GHI Research Fellow Jan Jansen interviewed along with his co-author Jürgen Osterhammel about their recent book on Decolonization
Princeton University Press Blog interviewed GHI Research Fellow Jan Jansen along with his co-author Jürgen Osterhammel about their recent book on Decolonization.
- March 15, 2017
GHI Research Fellow Jan Jansen publishes "Decolonization: A Short History" with Jürgen Osterhammel
GHI Research Fellow Jan Jansen along with Jürgen Osterhammel recently published "Decolonization: A Short History" (Princeton University Press, 2017).
- March 13, 2017
German Historical Institute Washington DC receives Volkswagen Foundation Grant for its Branch Office GHI West in Berkeley
The German Historical Institute Washington DC (GHI) has received a research grant of €243,000 from the Volkswagen Foundation, one of Germany’s most important non-profit foundations. The grant will...
- March 13, 2017
New Concept for the GHI’s Steiner Prize
The German Historical Institute Washington DC – in cooperation with the Franz Steiner Verlag - has concluded a conceptual revision of the Steiner Prize for German-American Studies in which the prize...
- February 28, 2017
GHI announces deadline for a new "Binational Visiting Fellow Tandem Program in the History of Migration at GHI WEST in Berkeley"
The GHI is seeking applications for a Binational Visiting Fellow Tandem at GHI West in Berkeley. The deadline for applications is April 1
- February 08, 2017
New Publication: Thieves in Court: The Making of the German Legal System in the Nineteenth Century
Thieves in Court: The Making of the German Legal System in the Nineteenth Century by Rebekka Habermas and translated by Kathleen Mitchell Dell'Orto is the latest volume the Publications of the German...
- February 06, 2017
Dr. Raimund Lammersdorf, former GHI Research Fellow from 1997 to 2002, passes away at the age of 56
On January 28, 2017, former GHI research fellow Dr. Raimund Lammersdorf died of cancer at the age of 56. Dr. Lammersdorf joined the GHI in 1997 and stayed on until 2002. From his student days onward,...
- February 02, 2017
German Historical Institute Washington opens Branch Office “GHI WEST“ at the University of California, Berkeley
On February 1, 2017, the German Historical Institute Washington opened GHI WEST, a branch office located on the campus of the University of California, Berkeley. In collaboration with the UC...
- February 01, 2017
The GHI is currently seeking proposals for conferences and workshops to be held in the 2018/2019 academic year
The deadline for applying for funding for conferences to be held in the 2018/2019 academic year is June 15, 2017.