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Conferences and Workshops 2013

9 March

Missionaries at War: The Impact of Global Conflict on Christian Missions in the Twentieth Century

Joint Workshop of the Christian Missions in Global History Seminar (Institute of Historical Research) and the German Historical Institute London

Venue: German Historical Institute London 

14-16 March

Mixed Courts: Dynasty, Politics, and Religion in the Early Modern World

Joint Conference of the Forschungszentrum Gotha der Universität Erfurt and the German Historical Institute London

Venue: Forschungszentrum Gotha der Universität Erfurt, Schloss Friedenstein

11-13 April

The European Welfare State in a Global Context

International Conference of the Goethe University of Frankfurt, the German Historical Institute London, the London School of Economics and Political Science

Organizer: Prof. Dr. Christoph Cornelißen (Frankfurt)

Venue: German Historical Institute London 

23-25 May

The Ethics of Seeing: 20th Century German Documentary Photography Reconsidered

Conveners: Paul Betts (Oxford University), Jennifer Evans (Carleton University), Stefan-Ludwig Hoffmann (University of California, Berkeley)

Venue: German Historical Institute London

30-31 May

Social Planning in Late Colonial and Postcolonial Societies (1920s-1960s)

Workshop

Convener: Valeska Huber (GHIL)

Venue: German Historical Institute London

3-4 June

TRG Workshop

Internal Workshop and Business Meeting

Venue: The Centre for Modern Indian Studies (CeMIS), Georg-August-Universität Göttingen

13-15 June

The Power of Musick - Music and Politics in Georgian Britain

Herrenhausen Symposium by the Volkswagen Foundation and the German Historical Institute, London

Venue: German Historical Institute London

25 June

Forward from the Past: The Kindertransport from a Contemporary Perspective

The seventy-fifth anniversary of the Kindertransport – Symposium

Conference organisers: The Leo Baeck Institute London in cooperation with the German Historical Institute, Aberystwyth University and the Research Centre for German and Austrian Exile Studies, University of London.

Venue: German Historical Institute London

27–29 June

Cooperation and Empire

Conference organized jointly by the University of Berne, Oxford Centre for Global History, German Historical Institute London, and Hamburger Institut für Sozialforschung

Venue: University of Berne

28-29 June

The Territorial State after 1989: Decline, Transformation or Persistence?

Conference supported by the German Historical Institute London, the Gerda Henkel Foundation and the London School of Economics

Organiser: Prof. Andreas Rödder, Gerda Henkel Guest Professor 2012/

22-26 July

11th Summer School in British History: Magna Carta 1215 – History and Myth

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

Venue: German Historical Institute London

10-12 October

Medieval History Seminar

Conveners: Michael Borgolte (Humboldt-Universität zu Berlin), Frank Rexroth (Universität Göttingen), Patrick J. Geary (Institute for Advanced Study, Princeton), Ruth Mazo Karras (University of Minnesota), Stuart Airlie (University of Glasgow) and Miri Rubin (Queen Mary, University of London)

Venue: German Historical Institute London

17-18 October

Swan Songs? Reconsidering the Death of Industrial Britain (ca. 1970-1990)

Convened by Jörg Arnold (Freiburg / Nottingham) in cooperation with the German Historical Institute London

Venue: German Historical Institute London

19-20 October

TRG India event: Oral History Workshop

Organised by the Centre for Historical Studies, Jawaharlal Nehru University, Delhi

Venue: Jawaharlal Nehru University (JNU) / Centre for Historical Studies (CHS), Delhi

28-30 October 2013

The World During the First World War: Perceptions, Experiences, and Consequences

Herrenhausen Symposium

Organisers: Zentrum Moderner Orient (ZMO); Leibniz Universität Hannover; Volkswagen Stiftung; German Historical Institute London

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

15 November

Eleventh Workshop on Early Modern German History

Conveners: David Lederer (NUI Maynooth), Bridget Heal (University of St Andrews), Angela Schattner (GHIL)

Venue: German Historical Institute London

28-30 November

Writing the Lives of the Poor

Organisers: German Historical Institute London; University of Leicester

Venue: German Historical Institute London

5-7 December

The Consumer on the Home Front: World War II Civilian Consumption in Comparative Perspective

Conveners: Hartmut Berghoff (GHI Washington), Andreas Gestrich (GHI London), Nikolaus Katzer (GHI Moscow), Jan Logemann (GHI Washington), Felix Römer (GHI London), Sergey Kudryashov (GHI Moscow)

Venue: German Historical Institute London

10-11 December

TRG India event: Poverty Reduction and Policy for the Poor between the State and Private Actors: Education Policy in India since the Nineteenth Century

Venue: Jawaharlal Nehru University (JNU) / Centre for Studies in Developing Societies (CSDS), Delhi

14 December

TRG Internal Workshop on Commissioned Papers

Venue: Centre for the Study of Developing Societies (CSDS), Delhi