Humboldt-Universität zu Berlin

Events and Lectures


 

Please be advised that current COVID-19 restrictions apply for events taking place at the Centre or at other university buildings!

All events will also be available via zoom. For details, please register for the event below and indicate that you would like to attend via zoom.

 


 

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All(e)in Berlin
15:00 Walking the History
16:00 A City in Words
17:00 A Conversation on Identity

Friday, 1 July
Ehrenhof, Unter den Linden 6

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 


 
Events and Lectures - Summer Semester 2022 Overview

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25/04

The Oxford-Berlin Lecture 2022

Colonial memory, multicultural commemoration: South Asia, Europe and the First World War

PROFESSOR SANTANU DAS (All Souls College Oxford)

Monday, 25 April, 17:00
Centre for British Studies, R. 105

Please register at: events.gbz@hu-berlin.de
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02/05

Farewell Lecture

In Praise of Betting: Merchant Bets, Capitalism and the Judgement of the People around 1700

PROFESSOR CHRISTIANE EISENBERG
Chair British History and Society 1998-2021
(Centre for British Studies)

Monday, 2 May, 17:00
Senatssaal, Humboldt-Universität zu Berlin
1. Etage, Unter den Linden 6, 10117 Berlin

Please register at: events.gbz@hu-berlin.de

 

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09/05

Keynote Lecture

The Drawbacks of Political Stability. The British Case

PROFESSOR LINDA COLLEY CBE, FBA, FRSL, Shelby M.C. Davis 1958 Professor of History (Princeton University)

Monday, 9 May, 17:00
Senatssaal, Humboldt-Universität zu Berlin
1. Etage, Unter den Linden 6, 10117 Berlin

Please register at: events.gbz@hu-berlin.de

 

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16/05

"On Not Translating Africa": Jennifer N. Makumbi and the Production of Literary Value

PROFESSOR BIRGIT NEUMANN, Professor of Anglophone Literatures (Heinrich Heine Universität Düsseldorf)

Monday, 16 May, 17:00
Centre for British Studies, R. 105

Please register at: events.gbz@hu-berlin.de 

 

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11/07

Artist Lecture

Notes from Lubberland

MATTHEW COWAN, Berlin-based Artist and Researcher

Monday, 11 July, 17:00
Centre for British Studies, R. 105

Please register at: events.gbz@hu-berlin.de 

 

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Ongoing:

 

Britons in Berlin: An Exploration through the Senses (Student-led online exhibition)

 


 

More information on previous events can be found here.

For press releases of current and past events please click here.

 


 

Please note: due to changing COVID-19 restrictions, the details and the format of the events are subject to change.
For events that offer on-site seating, the number of seats may be limited and attendance dependent on adherence to current COVID-19 restrictions.

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