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Forthcoming Conferences and Workshops 2016

29–30 September

The Allied Occupation of Germany Revisited: New Research on the Western Zones of Occupation, 1945-1949

Conveners: Dr Christopher Knowles (King’s College London), Dr Camilo Erlichman (Edinburgh/Cologne) German Historical Institute, London

Venue: German Historical Institute London

10-11 November

Pop Nostalgia: The Uses of the Past in Popular Culture

Joint Workshop with the BSSH South Sport and Leisure History Network

Venue: German Historical Institute London

1-3 December

The Best Ideas? Natures, Nations, and Collective Memory

Conveners: Andreas Gestrich (German Historical Institute London), Frank Uekötter (University of Birmingham)

Venue: German Historical Institute London

12-13 December

The De-industrialising City: Urban, architectural and socio-cultural perspectives

Joint Workshop with the Society for the Promotion of Urban Discussion (SPUD)

Venue: German Historical Institute London

Forthcoming Conferences and Workshops 2017

8-10 May

The Long End of the First World War. Ruptures, Continuities and Memories

Herrenhausen Symposium

Organisers: Leibniz University of Hanover; Zentrum Moderner Orient (ZMO); Volkswagen Foundation; German Historical Institute London

Venue: Herrenhausen Palace, Herrenhäuser Straße 4A, 30419 Hannover, Germany

14-16 September

Cultures of Conservatism in the United States and Western Europe between the 1970s and 1990s

Herrenhausen Symposium

Organisers: Leibniz University of Hanover; Zentrum Moderner Orient (ZMO); Volkswagen Foundation; German Historical Institute London

Venue: Herrenhausen Palace, Herrenhäuser Straße 4A, 30419 Hannover, Germany

 

Previous Conferences and Workshops 2016

21-22 January

Cultural Encounters during Global War, 1914-1918

Convenors: Dr Santanu Das, King’s College London; Prof Andreas Gestrich, German Historical Institute; Dr Daniel Steinbach, King’s College London

Venues: King’s College, Strand, London WC2R 2LS (21. Jan.) and German Historical Institute London (22. Jan.)

12-14 February

German Song Onstage 1770-1914

Conference Committee: Natasha Loges, Royal College of Music; Laura Tunbridge, Oxford University; Andreas Gestrich, German Historical Institute London

Venues: Royal College of Music and Wigmore Hall

6 May

Thirteenth Workshop on Early Modern German History

Organised by the German Historical Institute London in co-operation with the German Historical Institute Washington and the German History Society, to be held at the GHIL.

Conveners: Bridget Heal (University of St. Andrews), David Lederer (NUI Maynooth), Michael Schaich (German Historical Institute London), Jenny Spinks (University of Manchester)

Venue: German Historical Institute London

19-21 May

Spaces and Places of Leisure, Recreation and Sociability in Early Modernity (c. 1500-1800)

Venue: German Historical Institute London

Convener: Angela Schattner

9-11 June

Cultures of Intelligence

Venue: German Historical Institute London

Co-organized by: University of Potsdam, University of Leeds, University of Mannheim and the German Historical Institute London. 

16-18 June

The Contemporary History of Historiography: International Perspectives on the Making of Professional History

Conference co-organised by the Leibniz Research Group on Historiography, University of Trier and the German Historical Institute London

Venue: German Historical Institute London

18-22 July

14th Summer School in British History: The Scientific Revolution

Conveners/Organisers: Historisches Seminar der Ludwig-Maxiliams-Universität München; German Historical Institute London

Venue: Historisches Seminar der Ludwig-Maximilians-Universität München

8-10 September

Max Weber’s Hinduism and Buddhism: Reflections on a Sociological Classic 100 Years On

Organisers: Peter Flügel (SOAS) and Sam Whimster (Max Weber Studies) in cooperation with the German Historical Institute London, Nehru Centre London, Max Weber Kolleg Erfurt, and the British Sociological Association

Venue: SOAS, Russell Square: College Buildings

15-17 September

The Protestant Reformation and Its Radical Critiques

Joint Conference by the Volkswagen Foundation, the University of St Andrews and the German Historical Institute, London

Venue: German Historical Institute London