June 28, 2019

The GHI library will have limited hours during the month of July

Please note that the GHI library will have limited hours during the summer. During the month of July, the library will be open from 9 am to 1pm. Attendance outside these hours is by appointment only. Read on

June 14, 2019

German Historical Institute and Franz Steiner Publishing House Honor Outstanding Research on Transatlantic Relations in Times of Isolationism

The GHI and the Franz Steiner Verlag in Stuttgart awarded the Franz Steiner Prize 2019 to Dr. Elisabeth Piller for her dissertation manuscript “Re-Winning American Hearts and Minds – German Public... Read on

June 11, 2019

GHI Bulletin Issue 64 (Spring 2019) published

GHI Bulletin Issue 64 (Spring 2019) has been published and is available online for download. The issue features an articles by Paul Nolte on “A Different Sort of Neoliberalism? Making Sense of German... Read on

June 06, 2019

Wie steht es um die Freiheit der Wissenschaft?

Welchen Nutzen und welche Relevanz Wissenschaft und Forschung haben und welche Arbeitsmarktchancen sich aus ihnen ergeben, sind Dauerfragen, die jedoch in den letzten Jahren an Brisanz gewonnen haben,... Read on

May 17, 2019

Conference to Explore Experiences of Jewish Refugees and Other Forced Migrants in the Global South, 1940–1960

gainst the backdrop of ongoing debates about global migration and its consequences, the German Historical Institute Washington and its Pacific regional office have organized a series of conferences on... 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