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‘Nationhood, religious identity and political separatism in eighteenth-century Britain’ – slides and handouts

I have created the following slides & handouts for my course taught at University of Konstanz in 2016/2017: COURSE DESCRIPTION & INTRODUCTORY SESSION You may also download this abridged version of my original PPT presentation in PDF format. All slides containing copyright-protected images, maps or...

Revolts and Revolutions on Screen – a Selection of Documentaries and Period Films

“The English Peasants’ Revolt of 1381”, British documentary: “Der Deutsche Bauernkrieg” (The German Peasants’ War of 1525), German documentary produced by ZDF: “By the sword divided”, British costume drama series in ten episodes from 1983, produced by BBC Television: “Constitutional Revolution and Civil War, 1640-1646”,...

Interdisciplinarity – terminology and bibliography

English-language publications on interdisciplinarity: Blume, Stuart, and Science Policy Support Group. Interdisciplinarity in the Social Sciences. Science Policy Support Group, 1990. Caroni, S. B. Thinking beyond Disciplines: Intellectuality, Interdisciplinarity, and Creativity in Pierre Bourdieu and Umberto Eco. [Great Britain]: University College London (University of London),...

Harvard-Yale Conference in Book History, May 5, 2014, Linsly-Chittenden Hall

Two members of our research group, Monika Barget and David de Boer, took part in this year’s “Conference in Book History” at Yale University. This conference was sponsored by the Yale University Department of English, the Beinecke Rare Book and Manuscript Library, and the Seminar...