German Historical Institute London

17 Bloomsbury Square
London WC1A 2NJ
United Kingdom

Phone: +44 (0)20 - 7309 2050
Fax: +44 (0)20 - 7309 2055 / 7404 5573


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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 history of Britain, on the British Empire and the Commonwealth, and on Anglo-German relations. Its public library specializes in German history.

24 April (6.30pm)
Olga Vainshtein (Moscow)
Rules of Elegance. Russian and British Dandyism in the 19th Century
Venue: Pushkin House
18-22 July
Understanding the Nation. Transformations of the British Nation State in the Twentieth Century
Closing date for applications: 28 May 2017
30 March
Arno Paucker – Scholar and Friend
A memorial event in honour of the Leo Baeck Institute’s esteemed, longstanding former director Dr Arnold Paucker OBE
Venue: German Historical Institute London
Shaping the Officer. Communities and Practices of Accountability in Premodern Europe
Closing date: 8 May 2017
Heritage, Decolonisation and the Field: A Conference
Closing date: 31 May 2017
Settlement and Unsettlement: The Ends of World War I and their Legacies
Closing date (extended): 31 March 2017

1 Wissenschaftliche/n Mitarbeiter/in 'Colonial and Global History'(Postdoc) in Vollzeit
Bewerbungsschluß: 9. April 2017
Bewerbungsschluss für Stipendien für Doktoranden und Nachwuchswissenschaftler für das Jahr 2017 ist der 31. März 2017.

The Consumer on the Home Front. Second World War Civilian Consumption in Comparative Perspective
Ed. by Hartmut Berghoff, Jan Logemann, and Felix Römer
Dominik Geppert: National Expectations and Transnational Infrastructure: The Media, Global News Coverage and International Relations in the Age of High Imperialism (Gerda Henkel Visiting Professorship Lecture)