Modern German History

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

Time: Wednesdays 17:30 in the IHR or Thursdays 17:30 in the German Historical Institute

Convenors: Chris Dillon (KCL), Mark Hewitson (UCL), Michael Rowe (KCL), Jeff Bowersox (UCL), Alexander Clarkson (KCL), Katrin Schreiter (KCL)

Autumn Term 2018
DateSeminar details
11 October
17:30
German Orchestras, the Volksgemeinschaft, and the Persecution of the Jews, 1933–1945
Neil Gregor (University of Southampton)
German Historical Institute (17 Bloomsbury Square)

7 November
17:30
Parsifal, Richard Wagner, and Operatic Culture in the Weimar Republic
Anthony Steinhoff (Université du Québec à Montréal)
IHR Peter Marshall Room, N204, Second Floor, IHR

5 December
17:30
Legality and blockade: Germany in World War I
Mary Cox (Brasenose College, Oxford)
IHR Peter Marshall Room, N204, Second Floor, IHR

Spring Term 2019
DateSeminar details
13 February
17:30
Revisiting Bitburg: The 1985 Political Controversy from a German-Jewish Perspective
Joseph Cronin (Queen Mary, University of London)
IHR Peter Marshall Room, N204, Second Floor, IHR

13 March
17:30
Oral History at the Limits: Narratives of Complicity in Nazi Violence
Stefanie Rauch (University College London)
IHR Peter Marshall Room, N204, Second Floor, IHR

Summer Term 2019
DateSeminar details
6 June
17:30
“Travelling around the World”: Mass Entertainment in the “Haus Vaterland” in Berlin
Maren Möhring (Universität Leipzig)
German Historical Institute (17 Bloomsbury Square)