History seminars at the IHR

Modern German History

Convenors: Dr. Mark Hewitson (UCL), Dr. Egbert Klautke (SSEES), Dr Michael Rowe (KCL), Dr Jessica Reinisch (Birkbeck), Dr. Nikolaus Wachsmann (Birkbeck), Dr. Alexander Clarkson (KCL), Dr. Jeff Bowersox (UCL)

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

Venue: Peter Marshall Room N204, 2nd floor, IHR, North block, Senate House

Time: Mostly Wednesdays in the Peter Marshall Room N204 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 2016
DateSeminar details
20 January Materiality and Luxury in German Modern Architecture and Design

Dr Robin Schuldenfrei


3 February Judenexerzieren: The Role of 'Sport' for Constructions of Race, Body and Gender in the Early Concentration Camps, 1933-1934

Kim Wünschmann (University of Sussex)

Venue: Professor Olga Crisp Room N102, IHR, 1st floor, North block, Senate House


17 February German Protestant Nationalism during the Second World War

Dr Thomas Brodie (Oxford University)


16 March A "Gentle Civilizer"? Law in Divided Germany in the age of the Helsinki Accords

Sebastian Gehrig