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King's College London, 3-5 September 2019

The German History Society is pleased to announce the programme for its 2019 Annual Conference.

With a wide range of exciting papers on offer, the 2019 Annual Conference is set to be our largest conference yet that also happens to be taking place in our 40th anniversary year!

The full programme can be downloaded here.

The conference will include the following keynote lectures:

Tuesday 3 September:

Professor Felicitas Schmieder (Fern Universität Hagen): 'Global History in the Middle Ages: German Authors on the Global Role of the Empire'.

Wednesday 4 September:

Professor Rebekka von Mallinckrodt (University of Bremen): 'Slavery in the Holy Roman Empire'.

Thursday 5 September:

Professor Johannes Paulmann (Leibniz Institute of European History, Mainz): 'The Fluid Boundaries of Europe – Locating the Continent in the Nineteenth Century'.