The German Historical Institute London (GHIL) is an academically independent institution and part of the Max Weber Foundation German Humanities Institutes Abroad. It promotes research on medieval and modern history, in particular on the comparative history of Britain and Germany, on the British Empire and the Commonwealth, and on Anglo-German relations. Its public library specializes in German history.
The Institute will be closed from Saturday, 21 December 2013 and re-open on Monday, 6 January 2014.
Please note that the library will be closed on Friday 13 December until 12 o’clock
and on Tuesday 14 January 2014 from 3pm.
We apologize for any inconvenience caused.
Next year's postgraduate students' conference will take place from Thursday 9 to Friday 10 January 2014.
Closing date: 30 November 2013
The Bibliography German Research on British History (2006-2011) is now available online.
21 January (6pm)
Erich Retzlaff Volksfotograf
An exhibition by Dr. Christoph Webster van Tonder
The German Historical Institute London (GHIL), the International History Department of the London School of Economics and Political Science (LSE), and the Gerda Henkel Foundation in Düsseldorf have appointed historian Dorothee Wierling to the position of Gerda Henkel Visiting Professor 2013/14.
Das DHI London vergibt für den
Zeitraum 1. April 2014 bis 30. September 2014 ein
Post-Doc-Stipendium (Forschungsprojekt aus einem der
Arbeitsbereiche „Geschichte des Politischen“, „Kolonialismus und Kolonialgeschichte“ und „Fürsorge und Solidarität“).
Bewerbungsschluß: 31. Dezember 2013.
Kenneth Dyson: Germany, the Euro Crisis and the Future of Europe (10th Annual Lecture on Contemporary German History)
Ute Frevert: The Moral Economy of Trust. Modern Trajectories (Annual Lecture)
Our new Bulletin (Nov 2013) is now available.