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German Study Group


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German Study Group Seminar with Konstantin von Hammerstein (Der Spiegel) German Study Group Seminar with Konstantin von Hammerstein (Der Spiegel)
April 8, 2014
4:15pm - 6:00pm
  • Konstantin von Hammerstein – Political Writer, Der Spiegel; Short-Term Kennedy Memorial Fellow (March 23 - April 12, 2014), CES, Harvard University
From Magic Bullets To Cold Warriors: Germany’s Fight Against Tuberculosis
March 25, 2014
6:15pm - 8:00pm
  • Anna Haas Kolchinsky – Ph.D, Boston College
The Strange Man of Europe: Some Thoughts on Politics and Cultural Change in Contemporary Germany
March 25, 2014
4:15pm - 6:00pm
  • Paul Nolte – Professor of History, Free University, Berlin
"Stranger in My Own Country: A Jewish Family in Modern Germany" Book presentation "Stranger in My Own Country: A Jewish Family in Modern Germany" Book presentation
March 4, 2014
5:15pm - 7:00pm
  • Yascha Mounk – Lecturer in the Government Department, Harvard University
Reluctant Return: Peter Gay and the Cosmopolitan Work of Enlightenment
February 20, 2014
5:15pm - 7:00pm
  • Helmut Walser Smith – Professor of History, Vanderbilt University
Poor Berlin, Boomtown Warsaw: The Transformation of Central European Metropoles since the 1980s Poor Berlin, Boomtown Warsaw: The Transformation of Central European Metropoles since the 1980s
November 20, 2013
5:15pm - 7:00pm
  • Philipp Ther – Professor of Central European History, University of Vienna
  • Chair Charles Maier – Leverett Saltonstall Professor of History, Harvard University; Resident Faculty , CES, Harvard University
Gender Equality in Higher Education in Germany Gender Equality in Higher Education in Germany
November 19, 2013
5:15pm - 7:00pm
  • Kathrin Zippel – Associate Professor of Sociology, Northeastern University; Local Affiliate, CES, Harvard University; Co-Chair, Seminar of Social Exclusion and Inclusion, CES, Harvard University
  • Alessandra Rusconi – CES Speaker
Are Mothers an Extinct Species?  Political Representation and Health Discrimination in Germany Are Mothers an Extinct Species? Political Representation and Health Discrimination in Germany
November 7, 2013
5:15pm - 7:00pm
New Findings from the USHMM Encyclopedia of Camps and Ghettos
October 29, 2013
4:15pm - 6:00pm
  • Martin Dean – Applied Research Scholar, United States Holocaust Memorial Museum
FDR and First News of the Holocaust
October 24, 2013
4:15pm - 6:00pm
The Destruction of Jewish Commercial Activity in Nazi-Berlin:Perspectives and Processes
September 30, 2013
4:15pm - 6:00pm
  • Christoph Kreutzmueller – Memorial House of the Wannsee-Conference
Round Table on German-American Relations Round Table on German-American Relations
May 8, 2013
4:45pm - 6:30pm
  • Eric Langenbacher – Visiting Professor, Georgetown University; Managing Editor, German Politics and Society
  • Wilfried Mausbach – Executive Director, Heidelberg Center for American Studies;
  • Felix Philipp Lutz – Affiliate, Center for European Studies
  • Moderated by John Czaplicka – Cultural Historian
Reflections on the Holocaust
May 2, 2013
4:15pm - 6:00pm
Taming Modernity? European Experiences in the Twentieth Century
April 11, 2013
4:15pm - 6:00pm
  • Konrad H. Jarausch – Lurcy Professor of European Civilization, Department of History, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill
Death Marches, Holocaust and Genocide: The Dynamic of a Nihilistic Destruction Death Marches, Holocaust and Genocide: The Dynamic of a Nihilistic Destruction
February 11, 2013
5:15pm - 7:00pm
  • Daniel Blatman – The Max and Rita Haber Chair in Contemporary Jewry and Holocaust Studies, The Hebrew University of Jerusalem
At War with Israel: Communist East Germany and the West German Radical Left from the 1960s to 1989
October 19, 2012
4:15pm - 6:00pm
Weimar’s Republican War Veterans and the Remembrance of the Great War, 1918-1933 Weimar’s Republican War Veterans and the Remembrance of the Great War, 1918-1933
September 14, 2012
4:15pm - 6:00pm
  • Benjamin Ziemann – Professor of Modern German History, Department of History, University of Sheffield
Partitions, Population 'Transfer' and the Question of Human Rights and Genocide in the 1930s and 40s
September 12, 2012
4:15pm - 6:00pm
  • Dirk Moses – Professor of Global and Colonial History, European University Institute, Florence
The Political Culture of Russian-speaking Jews in Germany, Israel and Ukraine
April 20, 2012
2:15pm - 4:00pm
  • Olena Bagno-Moldavski – Research Fellow, Frankel Institute for Advanced Judaic Studies, University of Michigan
Modern Mountains: Technology and Mountaineering in the Eastern Alps
April 5, 2012
4:15pm - 6:00pm
  • Kerwin Klein – Professor of History, University of California, Berkeley
Emotions in History, with a Special Reference to Empathy and its Limits
October 11, 2011
4:15pm - 6:00pm
  • Ute Frevert – Director, Max Planck Institute for Human Development (Berlin)
The History of Private Equity in Germany from 1965-2010
April 27, 2011
5:30am - 7:00am
  • Paul Jowett – Partner, Roland Berger Strategy Consultants GmbH
Creating the Color Line and the National Line: Germany and Genocide in Africa and Anatolia
April 12, 2011
4:15pm - 6:00pm
  • Eric Weitz – Professor of History, University of Minnesota
Irène Némirovsky and the 'Jewish Question' in Interwar France Irène Némirovsky and the 'Jewish Question' in Interwar France
April 6, 2011
5:15pm - 7:00pm
  • Susan Rubin Suleiman – C. Douglas Dillon Professor of the Civilization of France, Harvard University; Professor of Comparative Literature, Harvard University; Faculty Associate, CES, Harvard University
Bloodlands: Europe Between Hitler and Stalin Bloodlands: Europe Between Hitler and Stalin
December 6, 2010
1:00pm - 3:00pm
  • Timothy Snyder – Bird White Housum Professor of History, Yale University
Transatlantic Relations after Twenty Years of German Unification: A Widening Atlantic? Market Gap - War Gap - God Gap
November 10, 2010
5:15pm - 7:00pm
  • Detlef Junker – Professor of History, Heidelberg University; Director, Heidelberg Center of American Studies - HCA
The Contemporary Political Situation in Three European Countries The Contemporary Political Situation in Three European Countries
November 4, 2010
4:15pm - 6:00pm
  • Laura Levine Frader – Professor of History, Northeastern University; Faculty Associate, CES, Harvard University; Co-Chair, Contemporary Europe Study Group, CES, Harvard University
  • James Cronin – Professor of History, Boston College; Local Affiliate, CES, Harvard University ; Co-Chair, Contemporary Europe Study Group, CES, Harvard University
  • Arthur Goldhammer – Local Affiliate, CES, Harvard University; Chair, Visiting Scholars Seminar: New Research on Europe, CES, Harvard University; Co-Chair, Contemporary Europe Study Group, CES, Harvard University
  • Charles Maier – Leverett Saltonstall Professor of History, Harvard University; Resident Faculty , CES, Harvard University
Discrimination, Degradation, Defiance: Jewish Lawyers in Nazi Germany
September 23, 2010
4:15pm - 6:00pm
  • Douglas G. Morris
Ethnic Cleansing at the Dawn of the Cold War: The Mass Expulsion of Ethnic Germans from Czechoslovakia, 1945-1946
September 13, 2010
4:15pm - 6:00pm
  • Oldrich Tuma – Director, Ustav pro Soudobe Dejiny, The Quarterly of the Institute of Contemporary History at the Academy of Sciences in Prague
Fatherhood, Christianity, and the Quest for a 'Liberal Republic': Making Authority Safe for Democracy in Postwar West Germany
April 19, 2010
4:15pm - 6:00pm
  • Till Van Rahden – Canada Research Chair in German and European Studies, University of Montreal
Music and the German Nation
March 26, 2010
4:15pm - 6:00pm
What Happened to the Children Who Fled Nazi Persecution: Success and Sorrow
March 4, 2010
5:15pm - 7:00pm
  • Gerald Steinacher – Historian, Joseph A. Schumpeter Fellow
  • Gerhard Sonnert – Research Associate, Harvard College Observatory; Associate, Harvard Physics Department
The November 1938 'Kristallnacht' Pogrom in History and Memory
December 1, 2009
3:15pm - 5:00pm
  • Alan E. Steinweiss – Professor of History; Director of the Center for Holocaust Studies, University of Vermont
Reflections on Early Holocaust Cinema: The Case of the Vanishing Jew
November 19, 2009
5:15pm - 7:00pm
  • Stuart Liebman – Professor of Film and Media Studies, Queens; Member of the Ph.D. Faculties of Art History and Theatre, CUNY Graduate Center
Transatlantic Perspectives of Climate Governance
October 19, 2009
2:00pm - 4:00pm
  • Claus Leggewie – Director, Kulturwissenschaftliches Institut (KWI); Member, Scientific Advisory Committee to the German Federal Government on Global Environmental Changes (WBGU
  • Robert Stavins – Albert Pratt Professor of Business and Government, Environment and Natural Resources Program, Belfer Center for Science and International Affairs at the Harvard Kennedy School
Was Austria-Hungary an Empire?
March 31, 2009
4:15pm - 6:00pm
An Integrated History of the Holocaust: Some Methodological Problems An Integrated History of the Holocaust: Some Methodological Problems
March 17, 2009
4:15pm - 6:00pm
'Prisoners of the Postwar': Expellees, Refugees, and Citizenship in Postwar Austria 'Prisoners of the Postwar': Expellees, Refugees, and Citizenship in Postwar Austria
February 27, 2009
5:15pm - 7:00pm
  • Tara Zahra – Professor of History, University of Chicago
Cosmopolitans in an Ethnonational Age? Jews and Austrians in the First Republic
February 26, 2009
5:15pm - 7:00pm
  • Malachi Hacohen – Associate Professor and Bass Fellow, History, Political Science and Religion, Duke University
'Glimpses in the Blinding Light': Holocaust Victims Reflect on Their Tormentors
November 13, 2008
5:15pm - 7:00pm
  • Mark Roseman – Pat M. Glazer Chair in Jewish Studies, Indiana University
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