Press Room

April 30, 2019

New Publication: War and Childhood in the Era of the Two World Wars

The studies collected in this volume, edited by Mischa Honeck and James Marten and published in the GHI's series with Cambridge University Press, show how the engagement of children and youth with war... Read on

April 26, 2019

Sarah Beringer talks with TRAFO blog about the recent GHI Conference "Entangling the Pacific & Atlantic Worlds: Past & Present"

The blog spotlighted the recent symposium “Entangling the Pacific & Atlantic Worlds: Past & Present” that took place March 25-27th 2019 at the GHI Washington’s Pacific Regional Office at UC Berkeley... Read on

April 18, 2019

Marion Deshmukh (1945-2019)

The German Historical Institute mourns the death of Marion Deshmukh, who passed away on April 13, 2019. Marion Deshmukh, who taught in the Department of History and Art History at George Mason... Read on

April 03, 2019

GHI Research Fellow Kerstin von der Krone Published Article in a New Volume on German-Jewish Bible Scholarship

Kerstin von der Krone, research fellow at the GHI, has just published a chapter in the collective volume Deutsch-jüdische Bibelwissenschaft: Historische, exegetische und theologische Perspektiven... Read on

March 19, 2019

GHI's new project "German Heritage in Letters" featured in Die Welt

GHI's new project "German Heritage in Letters" was featured in Die Welt. The project will create a digital collection of German-language correspondence currently held in private hands, by archives, by... Read on

February 13, 2019

GHI Director Simone Lässig invited to join the academic board of the Deutsches Schiffahrts Museum

The Deutsche Schifffahrtsmuseum is one of eight national research museums within the Leibniz Association in Germany. Read on

February 13, 2019

GHI Director Simone Lässig invited to join the board for Luxembourg Centre for Contemporary and Digital History (C²DH)

The Luxembourg Centre for Contemporary and Digital History is one of the three Interdisciplinary Centers at the University of Luxembourg, focusing on high-quality research, analysis and public... Read on

February 01, 2019

Stern Prize Recipient Alice Weinreb Awarded Waterloo Centre for German Studies Book Prize

Alice Weinreb, a 2010 recipient of Fritz Stern Dissertation Prize, has been awarded the inaugural Waterloo Centre for German Studies Book Prize for Modern Hungers: Food and Power in Twentieth-Century... Read on

January 31, 2019

New Publication: Reading and Rebellion in Catholic Germany, 1770-1914

In this panoramic study of Catholic book culture in Germany from 1770-1914 recently published the GHI's series with Cambridge University Press, Jeffrey T. Zalar exposes the myth of faith-based... Read on

January 10, 2019

Former Research Fellow Mischa Honeck writes in Tagesspiegel about the 20th-century history of youth organizations

Former Research Fellow Mischa Honeck has written an article about the 20th-century history of youth organizations in Tagesspiegel. Read on