Center for Theory of Culture and Society

Activities of the ZTMK


You can find the programs of the past semesters in our archive.
Click here for the current program (PDF download).


12.12.2018 - Guest lecture

Guest lecture by Dr. Jana Schmidt
Politics Without Space: Arendt at the Margins



Dr. Jana Schmidt (Lecturer English Department, California State Univ. Los Angeles)

In Cooperation with the Department of English Studies


Location: VG 3.103 (Verfügungsgebäude), Platz der Göttinger Sieben 7, 37073 Göttingen
Date: 12 December 2019, 4 pm - 6 pm



08.01.2019 - Guest lecture

Guest lecture by Prof. Dr. Birgit Schneider
Klimabilder. Eine Genealogie globaler Bildpolitiken von Klima und Klimawandel



Prof. Dr. Birgit Schneider (Media Ecology, University of Potsdam)

Organization: Stefan Haas (Department of Medieval and Modern History, University of Göttingen): Joana Thinius (Center for Theory of Culture and Society, University of Göttingen)


Location: ZHG 006 (Zentrales Hörsaalgebäude), Platz der Göttinger Sieben 5, 37073 Göttingen
Date: 8 January 2019, 4 pm - 6 pm



22.01.2019 - Panel talk

Travelling Objects. Die Migration der Dinge



Dr. Anke Hilbrenner (Department of Eastern European History)
Dr. Christian Vogel (Centre for Collection Development)
Prof. Dr. Margarete Vöhringer (Materiality of Knowledge)
Prof. Dr. Stefan Haas (Department of Medieval and Modern History)

Organization: Stefan Haas (Department of Medieval and Modern History, University of Göttingen): Joana Thinius (Center for Theory of Culture and Society, University of Göttingen)


Location: ZHG 010 (Zentrales Hörsaalgebäude), Platz der Göttinger Sieben 5, 37073 Göttingen
Date: 22 January 2019, 6 pm - 8 pm



30.01.2019 - Panel talk

Cultural Studies and Populism



Ellen Hinsey (Schriftstellerin; Autorin unter anderem von Mastering the Past: Contemporary Central and Eastern Europe and the Rise of Illiberalism (erschienen 2017))
Prof. Dr. Moritz Ege (Cultural Anthropology / European Ethnology)
Prof. Dr. Andrew Gross (North American Studies)
Prof. Dr. Stefan Haas (Department of Medieval and Modern History)

Organization: Stefan Haas (Department of Medieval and Modern History, University of Göttingen): Joana Thinius (Center for Theory of Culture and Society, University of Göttingen)


Location: ZHG 001 (Zentrales Hörsaalgebäude), Platz der Göttinger Sieben 5, 37073 Göttingen
Date: 30 January 2019, 6 pm - 8 pm