Event Categories: Conference

Colonial Cities and Border Regions in the Long 19th Century in Inter-imperial und Intra-imperial Comparisons

Start date: 26. September 2022

End date: 29. September 2022

Location: Herder Institute, Marburg


Summer School of the Herder Institute, September 26-29, 2022 Colonial cities, especially port cities, as well as border regions between empires have historically played a decisive role in the perception of colonial rule. They formed key transitional spaces in political, social, cultural, economic, administrative, military and religious conflicts and can be regarded as having held […]

The Securitization of Migrants and Ethnic Minorities and the Rise of Xenophobia in the EU

Start date: 25. November 2021

End date: 26. November 2021

Location: IBEI, Barcelona


Opening Symposium | IBEI, November 25-26, 2021 Heidi Hein-Kircher and Peter Haslinger participate in the following panels. Friday November 26 9:00 AM to 10:30 AM – Who (De)Securitizes? Constructing and Challenging the Securitization of Migration and Ethnic Minorities Chairs: Irina Ciornei – IBEI, Georgios Karyotis – University of GlasgowSpeakers: Valeria Bello – Blanquerna – Universitat Ramon […]

Digital transformation in scientific communication. Challenges for the Research and Presentation of the History of Eastern Europe

Date: 12. November 2021

Time: 9:00 - 17:00

Location: virtuelles Meeting


Digital transformation in scientific communication. Challenges for the Research and Presentation of the History of Eastern Europe Copernico makes history vivid. The new portal is online and will be inaugurated with a digital conference on November 12, 2021. Das Portal „Copernico. Geschichte und kulturelles Erbe im östlichen Europa“ macht Forschung sichtbar und lebendig. Mit einem […]

Authority and medical expertise: health as a social good and political argument in Eastern Europe, Russia and beyond

Start date: 20. October 2021

End date: 21. October 2021

Time: 10.00-19.00

Location: virtuelles Meeting


International Historical Conference of the German Association for East European Studies in cooperation with the Herder-Institute for Historical Research on East Central Europe and the German-Polish Society for the History of Medicine Venue: Virtual meeting October 20-21, 2021 Healers have always held privileged, sometimes prominent positions in human communities, just as it has always been […]

Consuming and advertising: Eastern Europe revisited

Start date: 4. March 2021

End date: 5. March 2021

Location: virtual Meeting


Joint Conference of Verband der OsteuropahistorikerInnen e.V. (VOH) and Herder Institute (HI) MARCH 4, 20212.30–4.30 pm PANEL I: Marketing and Lifestyles in imperial contextsChair: Martin Aust (Bonn) Corinne Geering (Leipzig): Handmade by Local Artisans: Marketing Home Industry Products from the Late Austro-Hungarian and Russian EmpiresDaria Sambuk (Halle-Wittenberg): “Everyone Drinks Tea, but only Few Know How […]