History seminars at the IHR

Modern German History

Convenors: Dr. Mark Hewitson (UCL), Professor Christina von Hodenberg (QMUL), Dr. Egbert Klautke (SSEES), Dr Michael Rowe (KCL), Dr Jessica Reinisch (Birkbeck), Dr. Nikolaus Wachsmann (Birkbeck)

For enquiries relating to this seminar please contact Dr Mark Hewitson: m.hewitson@ucl.ac.uk

Venue: Venue announced with each session

Time: Mostly Wednesdays in the Athlone room at 5.30pm.  Sessions held at the German Historical Institute take place on Thursdays at 5:30pm, or, exceptionally, as noted below, on Wednesday, at the same time.

Some podcasts from this Seminar are available online

Spring Term 2015
DateSeminar details
21 January The Bright Young Things of the Holocaust: The Terezín Ghetto as a Society of Inequalities?

Anna Hajkova (Warwick)

Venue: Torrington Room 104, 1st floor, Senate House, 1st floor


4 March Public Debates about the Economic Performance and Competitiveness of the United Kingdom and Germany since 1970

Wencke Meteling (Marburg)

Venue: Torrington Room 104, 1st floor, Senate House, 1st floor


12 March Did Freud Really Invent Psychoanalysis? A Global History in Berlin, London, and Calcutta 1910-1940

Uffa Jensen (Max Planck Institute for Human Development, Berlin)

Venue: this session is a co-hosted lecture taking place at the German Historical Institute, 17 Bloomsbury Square, WC1A 2NJ

Please note:  this session takes place on a Thursday