Due to COVID-19, the upcoming colloquia will be held in a purely virtual format as WebEx Meetings usually at 5 pm (unless otherwise stated) . You can download the WebEx Meeting app in advance. (It is also possible to connect via your browser.)  Please also consult our guidelines for WebEx Meetings.

For further information please contact: Daniela Petrosino


Program Winter Semester 2021/22

Helen Watanabe-O’Kelly (University of Oxford)
Stirring Emotions at Home: the British Empire in India

Heike Paul (FAU Erlangen-Nürnberg)
American Civil Sentimentalism, Past and Present

Ludivine Broch (University of Westminster)
Merci America! Liberation, Aid and (in)Gratitude in Post-war France

Jennifer Boittin (Pennsylvania State University)
Policing Passionate Women in the French Empire, 1919-1948

Victoria de Grazia (Columbia University)
Should We Consider Fascism as an Historically Distinct ‘Emotional Regime’?

Haley McEwen (University of the Witwatersrand, Johannesburg)
Anti-Gender Anxieties: 'Gender' and 'Civilization' within 'Pro-family' Discourse

Stefan Malinowski (University of Edinburgh)
No King Asleep in the Mountain. Love and Hatred for the German Monarchy since 1918

Theo Jung (University of Freiburg)
Silent Protest: The Emergence of a New Mode of Contentious Politics in Europe and the United States (c. 1880-1925)

Adwoa Opong (Chapman University)
For a Healthy and Respectable Nation: The Federation of Ghana Women, and the Question of Customary Marriages in Postcolonial Ghana, 1953-1959

Link to the WebEx-Meeting

Meeting number: 2741 735 8758
Meeting password: YtcpPqGf377

Alexandra Oeser (University of Paris Nanterre)
Laughing about Nazism, anger, fear and joy. Emotions in Court Cases in Nazi Germany, 1936-1944

Elissa Mailänder (Sciences Po Paris)
Got a Light? Soldiers, Cigarettes, and the Semantics of Wartime Photography

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