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

Date
Wednesday, February 19, 2020, 12:00 pm1:20 pm
Location
210 Dickinson Hall
Audience
Public

Speaker

Details

Event Description

“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 [email protected]. 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.

Co-Sponsored by:

PIIRS

Contact
Pablo Pryluka
Area of Interest
Global
Scholarly Series
Global History Workshop