The History Department invites you to attend upcoming lectures and panel discussions!



Apply now for an exchange semester at Temple University, Philadelphia in 2023. The deadline for applications is on December 1, 2022.

For her doctoral dissertation "Joyriding across the Color Line: Automotivity and Citizenship in the United States, 1895 to 1939," Helen Gibson receives the Rolf Kentner Prize of the Heidelberg Center for American Studies at Heidelberg University.

Podcast with Prof. Jürgen Martschukat entitled "Der gezeichnete Körper – Warum boomen Piercings und Tattoos?" on 30 June 2022 on SWR2. Martin Hecht discusses with his guests the extent to which body cult and self-expression are currently flourishing.