Part of the TRAFO series “Reconstructing Neighborhoods of War” By Allam Al-Kazei More than seven decades have passed since the atomic bombing of Hiroshima in 1945. When people look back…
At the “Legacies and Durabilities” table, Filip Herza and Grzegorz Krzywiec will discuss the legacies of East Central Europe as an imaginary and actual space in the colonial system. Find out more in their joint statement.
Zuerst wußte es die „Wöchentliche Zeitung auß mehrerley örther“ in ihrer Ausgabe Anfang Oktober 1619. Dort berief sie sich auf Nachrichten aus Frankfurt vom 1. Oktober, denenzufolge Friedrich V., Kurfürst von der Pfalz, von seiner Residenz in Heidelberg aufbrechen und … Weiterlesen →
Justyna Aniceta Turkowska and Maria Rhode want to talk about lesser-known Polish colonial entaglements at their table. Find out more in their statement.
Are you wondering who will be the table hosts and what they will discuss with you
at our next WeberWorldCafé on the Legacies of Colonialism in East Central Europe? Here, you find a short overview of the five discussion tables.
Tobias Brinkmann looks into how “studying Jewish migration” began “outside the academic sphere” in the 19th century. He also notes how a number of Jewish social scientists “[shaped] the conceptual foundations of migration studies in the United States during the middle decades of the twentieth century.” (2,282 words)
At their table Maciej Górny and Christian Geulen want to discuss with you how knowledge and knowledge objects travel, but also think about the role of local actors and influences from abroad.
You are cordially invited to the launch of the OPERAS-P project on 1 October 2019 at IBL PAN (Room 144, Nowy Świat 72, Warsaw, Poland) at 1 pm. The event will open with a…
“More Beautiful than Ever Before!” Neighborhood Rebuilding in Divided Germany as Political Propaganda during the Cold War
Part of the TRAFO series “Reconstructing Neighborhoods of War” By Paul Sigel Neighborhood Rebuilding in postwar Germany was not only confronted with the challenge of reconstruction of housing, infrastructure, industry…
In der Serie “Feldman Fellows Revisited” interviewen wir ehemalige Feldman-Stipendiat/-innen zu ihren Erfahrungen und Forschungen in den Gastländern. In dieser Folge von Feldman Fellows Revisited haben wir mit Markus Krah über seine Erfahrungen als Feldman Fellow gesprochen.
Gefahr drohte den Habsburgern nicht nur von der Böhmischen Konföderation, auch ihre Machtstellung in Ungarn war bedroht. Bethlen Gabor, der Fürst von Siebenbürgen, wollte die Gunst der Stunde, sprich der habsburgischen Schwäche, nutzen und seinen Einfluß in Ungarn verstärken. Schon … Weiterlesen →
By Arthur Asseraf The news you read may change every day, but the system that underlies it has not changed much since its emergence in the 19th century. Then, the…
- Innovation through Migration: Senior Fellowships at the Pacific Regional Office of the GHI, UC Berkeley. Deadline: October 1, 2019.
- Visiting Fellowship to Lund, Sweden, 1–2 weeks. Next deadline: November 1, 2019.
- “Knowledge and Young Migrants,” special issue of KNOW: A Journal on the Formation of Knowledge 3, no. 2 (Fall 2019), forthcoming.
Visiting fellowship: Lund, Sweden, 1–2 weeks. Next deadline: November 1, 2019. Journal: The next issue of Berichte zur Wissenschaftsgeschichte / History of Science and Humanities (Wilely) contains a number of English-language articles framed explicitly in terms of “knowledge,” including the next two items in this list. Article: Suzanne Marchand, “How Much Knowledge is Worth Knowing? … Continue reading Knowledge Notes
The conference “Global Royal Families: Concepts, Cultures, and Networks of International Monarchy, 1800-2020” focuses on the global engagements of Western and non-Western monarchies. We talked to Falko Schnicke. He is one of the conveners of the upcoming conference at the German Historical Institute London.
29 to 30 November 2019 Workshop Organisers: TM3 (Amita Baviskar and Raka Ray [UC Berkeley]) in collaboration with Centre de Sciences Humaines, New Delhi (CSH) and Rosa Luxemburg Stiftung (RLS) South Asia Venue: IEG,…
At this table Lara Selin Ertener and Afonso Dias Ramos want to discuss with you how geographical areas like East Central Europe are handling the imperial entaglements of museum collections.