Category: Research

Background Stories

We start the year of 2021 with the new series ‘Background Stories‘, where fellows and staff members of the Lichtenberg-Kolleg and members of our worldwide academic alumni community share (longer) reads on […]

Colloquium 2020-2021

Due to the ongoing Covid-19 pandemic our research seminar takes place on the Kolleg’s digital platform (Wednesdays, 4.15-5.45 pm) 8th January 2020Birgit Erdle:Broken universalism. Siegfried Kracauer’s political thought 15th January 2020Thomas Maissen:Britannia […]

Research Moments

In our new series ‘Research Moments‘ fellows of the Lichtenberg-Kolleg report on their work-in-progress. These research moments highlight novel research questions and ongoing struggles; they invite discussion and dialogue. The series starts […]

Workshop: Virtue and Sociability

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 […]

Workshop: Rembrandt – Lasting Impressions

Lichtenberg-Kolleg, Georg-August-University Tuesday 10 December/Wednesday 11 December 2019 Venue: Historic Observatory/Historische Sternwarte Geismar Landstraße 11 Tuesday, 10 December 10:00-10:15     Welcome and Introduction (Martin van Gelderen, Ivan Gaskell) 10:15-11:15     Ivan Gaskell (Bard Graduate […]