Global History Workshop - “Greek in Their Own Way: Writing India and Japan into the World History of Architecture in the Late Nineteenth Century"

Global History Workshop
Event date: 
February 19, 2020 -
12:00pm to 1:20pm
Speaker(s): 
Sebastian Conrad
Freie Universität Berlin
Seminar Series: 
Global History Workshop
Co-Sponsored by: 
PIIRS
Audience: 
Public

“Greek in Their Own Way: Writing India and Japan into the World History of Architecture in the Late Nineteenth Century"

Sebastian Conrad, Freie Universität Berlin


There is no pre-circulated paper for this workshop. To attend, RSVP by email to Pablo Pryluka at ppryluka@princeton.edu. A light lunch will be provided.


Sebastian Conrad is Professor of History at the Freie Universität Berlin. He joined the faculty in 2010 after teaching for several years at the European University Institute in Florence. He was a fellow at the Wissenschaftskolleg in Berlin, a visiting professor at the Ècole des Hautes Études in Paris, and a visiting scholar at the University of California, Santa Barbara; in the spring 2017, he held the Theodor Heuss Chair at the New School, New York.

Sebastian Conrad is currently one of the directors of the Forum of Transregional Studies in Berlin. He is on the editorial board of Geschichte und Gesellschaft and was on the editorial board of Past & Present (2012-2018). Together with Andreas Eckert and Margrit Pernau, he is the editor of the book series Globalgeschichte (Campus publishers). He is on the advisory board of the German Institute for Japanese Studies in Tokyo. He is an elected member of the Berlin-Brandenburg Academy of Sciences and Humanities, and of the Academia Europaea.

Contact: 
Pablo Pryluka
Area of Interest: 
Global