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Book Launch Event 6.6.2018

Panel discussion: Jennifer Pitts: Boundaries of the International: Law and Empire Historic Observatory, Green Hall, Wednesday 6th June 2018, 6.15 p.m Jennifer Pitts: Boundaries of the International: Law and Empire (Harvard University […]

Lichtenberg-Kolleg Colloquium

Programme Colloquium Summer Term 2018  Wednesday, 11th April, 4.15 p.m. Demetrius Eudell (Wesleyan University): “A Language for the Eye”: Lichtenberg, Lavater, Hogarth and the Spirit of Observation in the 18th Century Wednesday, […]

Exhibition: Lichtenberg’s human figurations

Flyer_MenschenBilder_Ausstellung_Tag-der-offenen-Sternwarte 12. April to 30. June 2018, Historic Observatory Focusing on the work of the Kolleg’s namesake Georg Christoph Lichtenberg (1742-1799) and his colleague Johann Friedrich Blumenbach (1752-1840) this exhibition examines a controversial […]