University of Erfurt

Gotha Research Centre of the University of Erfurt

Upcoming Events

Third Writing Workshop "Geschichte der Psy-Wissenschaften"

Date: 17 September 2019,  9 a.m. - 4:45 p.m.

Location: Castle Friedenstein, Seminar room in the Pagenhaus, Schlossplatz 1

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Past events

January

Lecture by Gábor Gángó: Networking und Naturrecht im Intellektuellenkreis von Johann Christian von Boineburg

Prof. Dr. Gábor Gángó (Budapest/Erfurt)

Date: 17 January 2019, 5:15 p.m.

Location: Lecture Hall of the Gotha Research Centre (Landschaftshaus at the Schlossberg 2)

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Lecture by David Armitage: In Defence of Presentism

David Armitage (Harvard University)

Date: 24 January 2019, 5:15 p.m.

Location: Lecture Hall of the Gotha Research Centre (Landschaftshaus at the Schlossberg 2)

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Lecture by Bert van de Roemer: Art Opens the Book of Natur. Collecting Practices in Dutch Cabinets of Curiosities around 1700

Bert van de Roemer (Amsterdam)

Date: 31 January 2019, 5:15 p.m.

Location: Lecture Hall of the Gotha Research Centre (Landschaftshaus at the Schlossberg 2)

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February

Workshop Die Kulturgeschichte der Haare

workshop leader: Martin Mulsow (Erfurt/Gotha)

Date: 01. Februar 2019, 10:30 a.m. to 6:15 p.m.

Location: Forschungszentrum Gotha (Landschaftshaus at the Schloßberg 2)

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Workshop „Wie lesen? – Geschichts- und literatur- wissenschaftliche Zugänge zu Texten“

Date: 12th February 2019, 9:00 a.m.

Location: Kleine Synagoge Erfurt, An der Stadtmünze 4, Erfurt

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Workshop Beyond the Metropolis. Provincial Museums, Collections and Sociabilities between Europe, Africa and the Americas during the Long Nineteenth Century

Administration: Irina Podgorny (La Plata/Gotha), Nathalie Richard (Le Mans) und Iris Schröder (Erfurt/Gotha)

Date: 13th to 15th February 2019

Location: Lecture Hall of the Gotha Research Centre (Landschaftshaus at the Schloßberg 2)

This workshop is funded by the Fritz Thyssen Foundation and the Alexander von Humboldt Foundation.

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Lecture by Pietro Corsi: Fossils and Reputations. Geological Collections and Collectors in 19th Century Italy

Pietro Corsi (Oxford University)

Date: 13 February 2019, 6 p.m.

Location: Lecture Hall of the Gotha Research Centre (Landschaftshaus at the Schlossberg 2)

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Lecture by Ahmed Shams: “150-year in the Making”: Historic Geography and Cartographic Archaeology in Sinai Peninsula

Ahmed Shams (Durham University)

Date: 19 February 2019, 5:15 p.m.

Location: Lecture Hall of the Gotha Research Centre (Landschaftshaus at the Schlossberg 2)

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March

Workshop Netzwerk Alchemie

Administration: Thomas Moenius und Martin Mulsow (Erfurt/Gotha)

Date: 20 March 2019

Location: Pagenhaus at Friedenstein Castle

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Lecture of Herzog-Ernst-Schloarship-Holder Marco Storni: The Practice of Chemistry in Early Modern Germany

Marco Storni (Gotha)

Date: 20. März 2019, 15:00 Uhr

Location: Pagenhaus auf Schloss Friedenstein

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April

Colloquium of the Herzog-Ernst-Scholarship programme (Frederick Crofts): Tracing a Visual Ideology in sixteenth-century Natural. Philosophy through the ‘Books of Birds’ from Marcus zum Lamm’s Thesaurus Picturarum (1564-1606)

Frederick Crofts (Cambridge)

Date: 2 April 2019, 11:00 a.m.

Location: Lecture Hall of the Gotha Research Centre (Landschaftshaus at the Schlossberg 2)

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Workshop „Wie lesen? – Geschichts- und literatur- wissenschaftliche Zugänge zu Texten“

Date: 3rd April 2019, 9:00 a.m.

Location: Meeting Room at the Research Centre Gotha (Landschaftshaus at the Schlossberg 2)

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Colloquium of the Herzog-Ernst-Scholarship programme (Mansfeld, Rissoan, Schlimpen)

Dr. Monika Mansfeld (Łódź), Bastien Rissoan (Paris), Hannah Schlimpen (Trier)

Date: 4 April 2019, 4:00 p.m.

Location: Lecture Hall of the Gotha Research Centre (Landschaftshaus at the Schlossberg 2)

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Lecture of Herzog-Ernst-Scholarship-Holder Stefano Saracino: A Different Perspective on the East? Greek-Orthodox Migrants from the Ottoman Empire in Gotha and their Role as Mediators of Knowledge

Stefano Saracino (Erfurt/München)

Date: 9 April 2019, 11:00 a.m.

Location: Lecture hall at Gotha Research Centre (Landschaftshaus at the Schlossberg 2)

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Lecture of Dorothea McEwan (London): Abunä Sälama III – A Painted Biography

Dr. Dorothea McEwan (London)

Date: 11th April 2019, 5:15 p.m.

Location: Lecture Hall Gotha Research Centre (Landschaftshaus at the Schlossberg 2)

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Research seminar with Dorothea McEwan (London): Visual Sources and the many ways of History Writing in today’s Ethiopia

Dr Dorothea McEwan (London)

Date: 12 April 2019, 9:00 a.m.

Location: Meeting Room of the Gotha Research Centre (Landschaftshaus at the Schlossberg 2)

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Welcome to the Herzog Ernst Scholarship-Holders

Date: 25 April 2019, 11:30 a.m.

Location: Lecture Hall of the Gotha Research Centre  (Landschaftshaus at the Schlossberg 2)

with Greetings from Lord Mayor Knut Kreuch, Dr Petra Weigel und Dr Tobias Pfeifer-Helke

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Lecture of Scholarship-Holder Kerstin Volker-Saad: "Hermann Fürst von Pückler-Muskaus Orientreise 1834-40 und dessen 'schätzbarer Dienst für die Geographie (Petermann)' des Sudan"

Kerstin Volker-Saad (Berlin)

Date: 25 April 2019, 2:00 p.m.

Location: Meeting Room of the Gotha Research Centre (Landschaftshaus at the Schloßberg 2)

in the context of "Mappings: Spatial- and new Cartography history"

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Lecture of Staffan Müller-Wille: Vom Tagebuch zum Katalog. Wissenstransfer in Carl von Linnés Lappländischer Reise (1732)

Prof Dr Staffan Müller-Wille (Exeter)

Date: 25th April 2019, 5:15 p.m.

Location: Lecture Hall of the Gotha Research Centre (Landschaftshaus, Schlossberg 2)

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Lecture of Scholarship-Holder Hannah Schlimpen: „Ob einer wird mächtig und reich werden“: Geomantische Zukunftsdeutung in der Frühen Neuzeit (Geomantic Divination in Early Modern Europe)

Hannah Schlimpen (Trier)

Date: 30th April 2019, 11:00 a.m.

Location: Lecture Hall of the Gotha Research Centre (Landschaftshaus at the Schloßberg 2)

in the context of "Tuesday Morning Meeting"

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May

Lecture of Herzog-Ernst-Scholarship-Holder Łukasz Marek Tomanek: Commentaries on De substantia orbis of Averroes in Bibliotheca Amploniana and their connection with a tradition of Latin Averroism in XIVth and XVth centuries

Łukasz Marek Tomanek (Katowice)

Date: 14 May 2019, 11:00 p.m.

Location: Lecture Hall of the Gotha Research Centre (Landschaftshaus at the Schlossberg 2)

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Evening lecture by Dagmar Freist (Oldenburg): The Prize Papers

Prof. Dr. Dagmar Freist (Oldenburg)

Date: 16 May 2019, 5:15 p.m.

Location: Lecture Hall at Gotha Research Centre (Landschaftshaus at the Schlossberg 2)

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[Translate to Englisch:] HES-Kolloquium Malihe Karbassian: Symbols in alchemical context: Kitab al-Aqalim al-Sab'a, its content and approach to the different alchemical traditions from Harran to Late Antiquity

Dr Malihe Karbassian (Berlin)

Date: 21st May 2019, 11:00 a.m.

Location: Lecture Hall of the Research Centre (Landschaftshaus at the Schlossberg 2)

in the context of the "Tuesday Morning Meeting"

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Lecture of Anna-Maria Hünnes: Naturwissenschaftliche Netzwerke in Gotha um 1900

Anna-Maria Hünnes (Erfurt/Gotha)

Date: 23 May 2019, 2:00 p.m.

Location: Lecture Hall of the Gotha Research Centre (Landschaftshaus at the Schlossberg 2)

in the context of "Mappings: Spatial and new cartography history"

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Lecture of Tomás Bartoletti: Gotha cartography and Swiss entanglements in nineteenth century’s Latin America: Johann Jakob von Tschudi’s voyages and his publications in the Petermanns Geographische Mitteilungen

Tomás Bartoletti (Zürich)

Date: 23 May 2019, 3:00 p.m.

Location: Lecture Hall of the Gotha Research Centre (Landschaftshaus at the Schlossberg 2)

in the context of "Mappings: Spatial and new cartography history"

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Evening lecture by Sybilla Nikolow: Ordnung durch Bewegung an Gothas Peripherie. Das pomologische Kabinett von Sickler & Bertuch und die entomologische Sammlung des Forstrats Kellner als Räume des Wissens

Dr Sybilla Nikolow (Berlin)

Date: 23 May 2019, 5:15 p.m.

Location: Lecture Hall of the Gotha Research Centre (Landschaftshaus at the Schlossberg 2)

in the context of the event series "Naturschönheiten. Verbindungen von Kunst und Natur"

Further information can be found on our research blog.

Evening lecture by Markus Bertsch: Entfesselte Natur. Das Bild der Katastrophe im 18. und 19. Jahrhundert

Dr Markus Bertsch (Hamburg)

Date: 28 May 2019, 5:15 p.m.

Location: Lecture Hall at Gotha Research Centre (Landschaftshaus at the Schlossberg 2)

in the context of the event series "Naturschönheiten. Verbindungen von Kunst und Natur"

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June

Conference "Tiefenzeit und Zukunft. Deep History vor dem Hintergrund der Krise des 19. Jahrhunderts"

Organized by: Martin Mulsow (Erfurt/Gotha), Wilhelm Schmidt-Biggemann (Berlin)

Date: 3 - 4 June 2019, 11 a.m. - 5 p.m. (3 June), 9 a.m. -4:30 p.m. (4 June)

Location: Haus Hainstein Eisenach

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Lecture of Alexander Meckelburg: Local knowledge and foreign map-making practices: The Ethiopian-Sudanese borderlands on selected maps in the Forschungsbibliothek Gotha

Dr. Alexander Meckelburg (Hamburg)

Date: 06 June 2019, 2:00 p.m.

Location: Meeting Room of the Gotha Research Centre (Landschaftshaus at the Schlossberg 2)

in the context of "Mappings: Raum- und neue Kartographiegeschichte"

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International Conference "Global Religious Translation in the Early Modern Period"

Organized by: Dr. Lucinda Martin

Date: 6.-7. June 2019

Location: Gotha Research Centre, Landschaftshaus at the Schlossberg 2, 99867 Gotha

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Lecture of Ronnie Po-chia Hsia: Translating Images in the Jesuit Mission of Late Ming China: Guilio Aleni’s Tianzu Jianschen Yanxing jilu (1635-37) and Jerome Nadal’s Evangelicae Historiae Imagines (1593)

Prof. Dr. Ronnie Po-chia Hsia (Penn State)

Date: 06 June 2019, 6:00 p.m.

Location: Lecture Hall of the Gotha Research Centre (Landschaftshaus at the Schlossberg 2)

in the context of the International Conference „Global Religious Translation in the Early Modern Period“

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4. Alumni Meeting and International Conference "Ulrich Jasper Seetzens Reise nach Vorderasien. Neue Ansätze der Reiseforschung"

Organized by: Dr. Natalia Bachour (Zürich), PD Dr. Julia A. Schmidt-Funke (Gotha), Prof. Dr. Iris Schröder (Erfurt/Gotha)

Date: 13.-15. June 2019

Location: Gotha Research Centre, Schlossberg 2, 99867 Gotha

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Lecture by Stéphane Van Damme: Towards a Metropolitan History of Science? Rematerializing Science, Nature and the City

Prof. Dr. Stéphane Van Damme

Date: 20 June 2019, 5.15 pm

Location: Lecture Hall of the Gotha Research Centre (Landschaftshaus at the Schloßberg 2)

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Conference: Jacob Böhme in Central and Eastern Europe

Organised by Dr. Lucinda Martin (Gotha)

Date: 27-29 June 2019

Location: Lecture Hall of the Gotha Research Centre (Landschaftshaus at Schloßberg 2)

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July

Colloquium of the Herzog Ernst Sholarship programme: Shih-Wei Hsu, Kai Schwahn

Shih-Wei Hsu, Kai Schwahn

Date: 2 July 2019, 3 pm

Location: Lecture Hall of the Gotha Research Centre (Schloßberg 2)

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Colloquium of the Herzog Ernst Sholarship programme: Woldemariam Ambo Zegeye, Anna Katharina Pieper

Woldemariam Ambo Zegeye, Anna Katharina Pieper

Date: 11 July 2019, 2 pm

Location: Lecture Hall of the Gotha Research Centre (Schloßberg 2)

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Colloquium of the Herzog Ernst Sholarship programme: Dr. Mike A. Zuber

Dr. Mike A. Zuber (Oxford)

Date: 16 July 2019, 11 am, as part of the Tuesday Morning Meeting

Location: Lecture Hall of the Gotha Research Centre (Schloßberg 2)

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Colloquium of the Herzog Ernst Scholarship programme: Dr. Corinne Bayerl, Sergei Zotov

Dr. Corinne Bayerl (Eugene, USA),  Sergei Zotov (Wolfenbüttel)

Date: 18 July 2019, 5.15 pm

Location:Lecture Hall of the Gotha Research Centre (Schloßberg 2)

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August

Colloquium of the Herzog Ernst Scholarship programme: Kai Schwahn M.A., Dr. Julie Casteigt

Kai Schwahn M.A. (Hamburg),  Dr. Julie Casteigt (Paris, Frankreich)

Date: 15 August 2019, 4:15 p.m.

Location: Lecture Hall of the Gotha Research Centre (Schloßberg 2)

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September

Guest Lecture by Mariana de Campos Francozo: Collecting Dutch Brazil: knowledge-production in an intercultural colonial context

Mariana de Campos Francozo (Leiden)

Date: 12 September 2019, 5:15 p.m.

Location: Lecture Hall of the Gotha Research Centre (Landschaftshaus at the Schlossberg 2)

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