Lichtenberg-Kolleg, Georg-August-University Venue: Historic Observatory/Historische Sternwarte, Geismar Landstraße 11, 37083 Göttingen27-28 February 2020 Friendship is a basic feature of ethics and social life, and our workshop will investigate friendship in a historical perspective. We […]
The Lichtenberg-Kolleg is Göttingen’s Institute for Advanced Study in the Humanities and Social Sciences. Named after one of the most important and versatile representatives of the Göttingen Enlightenment, Georg Christoph Lichtenberg, the […]
Have a warm Adventszeit! The Lichtenberg-Kolleg celebrates its tenth anniversary on Friday evening with a concert of Capella de la Torre.
The Georg-August-Universität Göttingen has a fine collection of Rembrandt prints. Ivan Gaskell and Martin van Gelderen have selected 35 favourites for an exhibition, opening October 2020. On 10-11 December, our workshop ‘Rembrandt: […]
Professor Busch had to cancel his lecture on Wednesday 6th November. Therefore, there is no colloquium this week.
We are delighted to warmly welcome our newly arrived fellows: Francesa Antonini, Amandine Barb, Bill Bell, Justin Broackes, Caroline de Lima e Silva, Philip Gorski, Shiru Lim, Lars Magnusson, Martina Mampieri, Dirk […]
The Fellow colloquium takes place Wednesdays, 4.15-5.45 p.m. (unless otherwise noted) in the Green Hall of the Historic Observatory. Guest are very welcome. 23rd October 2019 Fellows: Short introduction to their individual […]
Workshop: Intersections of Earth Sciences and Theology in the Long Eighteenth Century • 11th to 13 July 2019
Venue: Historic Observatory/Historische Sternwarte Geismar Landstraße 11 Organized by Hanna Roman, Volkswagen‐Mellon Fellow in Residence & Lichtenberg‐Kolleg Programme Thursday, 11 July Arrival of conference participants 16:30 Meeting point at the Eden Hotel […]
International conference at the Lichtenberg-Kolleg, Georg August Universität Göttingen in partnership with the Göttingen Academy of Sciences and Humanities, the Leo Baeck Institute London, and the Institut für die Geschichte der deutschen […]
Workshop: Between Civic Virtue and Civil War: Global Genealogies Second Part: Between Civil War and Revolution • 23rd & 24th May 2019
Lichtenberg-Kolleg, Georg-August-Universität/ Department of Politics, University of York Rethinking Civil Society: History, Theory, Critique RL-2016-044, Leverhulme Trust Research Leadership Award https://rethinkingcivilsociety.org/ First Part: Civic Virtue to Civil War (20-21 May) Second Part: […]