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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....

Perceptions of local uprisings in Swedish and Danish diplomatic correspondence of the 1620s

Following our participation in the RSA annual conference in 2015, we have decided to publish a collective volume on revolts and diplomacy in early modern times. Alongside scholars from Germany, England, Russia, France and Hungary, Nils Erik Villstrand...

“RISING” – Ausstellungen in Dublin erinnern an den irischen Osteraufstand von 1916

Der irische Osteraufstand von 1916 ist in der Dubliner Innenstadt täglich gegenwärtig. Straßennamen und Denkmäler erinnern an die hingerichteten Aufständischen und ihre Ideale. Fast könnte man glauben, die Rebellion von 1916 sei ein Triumph gewesen. Aber der Aufstand...

“Resilient Europe?” – a conference on political crisis management

We have been asked to share the following Call for Papers for the 23rd International Conference of Europeanists: “Resilient Europe?” Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, U.S.A. • April 14-16, 2016 Organized by the Council for European Studies Resilience is the capacity...