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'Anticelebrity' and the Transnational Interactions between Politics and Mass Media
Hands-on History
Event date: Wednesday, 04 September 2019
Hour:  14:00 15:00
Place:  Luxembourg Centre for Contemporary and Digital History Maison des Sciences humaines- 4th floor
Speaker: Betto Van Waarden

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Text mining in historical newspapers to develop new research methods
The project Impresso: Media monitoring of the past. Mining 200 years of historical newspapers
Published on Tuesday, 04 July 2017
The aim of the project “Impresso: Media monitoring of the past. Mining 200 years of historical newspapers” is to link digitised corpora of newspapers from Switzerland, Luxembourg, France and German...
ForumZ: Glocal histories of finance
ForumZ: Glocal histories of finance
Event date: Thursday, 06 July 2017
Hour:  18:00 20:00
Place:  Banque de Luxembourg
CfP: ‘The way out - Microhistories of flight from Nazi Germany’
The way out - Call for papers
Published on Wednesday, 12 July 2017
The international conference 'The way out - Microhistories of flight from Nazi Germany' will be held from 24 to 26 January 2018 at the University of Luxembourg. The event will study the broa...
From Voices of War to Voices of Peace: exploring the legacy of the First World War through participatory research
Ian Grosvenor conference
Event date: Friday, 06 October 2017
Hour:  12:00 13:30
Place:  University of Luxembourg Belval Campus Maison des Sciences Humaines - Black Box
Speaker: Ian Grosvenor
Leading European politicians discuss the EU's future with students
Jean-Claude Juncker at the University of Luxembourg
Published on Friday, 13 October 2017
Despite all the current challenges and overlapping crises, the European Union is a success story as a peace project and a model for social and economic integration. However, in order to maintain it...
Shaping the Europe of the Future
Shaping the Europe of the Future
Event date: Friday, 13 October 2017
Hour:  10:00 12:30
Place:  University of Luxembourg Belval Campus - Maison du Savoir Audimax
Speaker: Jean-Claude Juncker, President of the European Commission
ForumZ - A new narrative for Europe: Quo Vadis?
ForumZ A new narrative for Europe
Event date: Friday, 13 October 2017
Hour:  18:00 19:30
Place:  Luxembourg Centre for Systems Biomedicine (LCSB) Belval Campus
World War One: Wege in den ersten Weltkrieg
Hands on History
Event date: Wednesday, 25 October 2017
Hour:  14:00 15:00
Place:  Maison des Sciences humaines Luxembourg Centre for Contemporary and Digital History 4th floor
Speaker: Prof. Armin Heinen, RWTH Aachen University
Dossin: L’antichambre d’Auschwitz
Conférence Laurence Schram
Event date: Wednesday, 22 November 2017
Hour:  18:30 20:00
Place:  Centre Culturel de Rencontre Abbaye de Neumünster Salle Edmond Dune
Speaker: Laurence Schram, Senior Researcher au centre de documentation de la Kazerne Dossin
Social Networks and Entrepreneurship. Evidence from a Historical Episode of Industrialization
Social networks and entrepreneurship
Event date: Thursday, 23 November 2017
Hour:  10:00 11:00
Place:  C²DH, Belval Campus Maison des Sciences Humaines, 4th floor,
Speaker: Javier Mejia Cubillos (Los Andes University)
Personal sources from WWI and citizen science, opportunities for research and education. The project Transcribathon Europeana 1914-1918
Europeana 1914-18 logo
Event date: Thursday, 23 November 2017
Hour:  12:00 13:30
Place:  Black Box Maison des Sciences Humaines University of Luxembourg
Speaker: Ad Pollé (Europeana) and Frank Drauschke (Facts & Files)
L’immigration dans le football luxembourgeois
L’immigration dans le football luxembourgeois par Jean Ketter
Event date: Sunday, 03 December 2017
Hour:  16:00 17:30
Place:  Buvette du Stade Amadeo Barozzi
Speaker: Jean Ketter
PixStori and the challenges in the field of digital and public history
Hands on history
Event date: Wednesday, 06 December 2017
Hour:  14:00 15:00
Place:  Maison des Sciences humaines Luxembourg Centre for Contemporary and Digital History 4th floor
Speaker: Prof. Michael Frisch, Talking Pictures LLC, New York
Finding the German nation before, during and after nationalism
Hands on history
Event date: Wednesday, 20 December 2017
Hour:  13:00 14:00
Place:  Maison des Sciences humaines Luxembourg Centre for Contemporary and Digital History 4th floor
Speaker: Prof. Helmut Walser Smith, Vanderbilt University, Nashville
Popkult60: A closer look at popular culture in Europe across the 1960s
Andreas Fickers
Published on Wednesday, 24 January 2018
A new interdisciplinary research group composed of members of the Luxembourg Centre for Contemporary and Digital History (C²DH), the Institute for History at the University of Luxembourg and Saarla...
The historian and his/her protagonists
Albert Nussbau, United States Holocaust Memorial Museum, courtesy of Milton Koch
Event date: Wednesday, 24 January 2018
Hour:  19:00 20:30
Place:  Centre Culturel de Rencontre Abbaye de Neumünster Salle José Ensch
Speaker: Dalia Ofer, Professor Emeritus of the Hebrew University of Jerusalem
The way out: Microhistories of flight from Nazi Germany
Albert Nussbaum, United States Holocaust Memorial Museum, courtesy of Milton Koch
Event date: Thursday, 25 January 2018
Hour:  9:00 26-01 | 18:00
Place:  Maison du Savoir
The history of justice in Luxembourg from 1815 to the present day
Andreas Fickers
Published on Wednesday, 31 January 2018
On Monday 29 January 2018, the Luxembourg Centre for Contemporary and Digital History (C²DH) and the Luxembourg Ministry of Justice signed an agreement to launch a research project that will explor...
Wikimedia tools for Public History
Wikipedia logo
Event date: Tuesday, 27 February 2018
Hour:  10:00 12:00
Place:  Luxembourg Centre for Contemporary and Digital History (C²DH) University of Luxembourg, Belval Campus Maison des Sciences Humaines, 4th floor
Speaker: Nathalie Casemajor
Knowledge Graphs and Pluralism on Wikidata
Nathalie Casemajor
Event date: Tuesday, 27 February 2018
Hour:  12:00 13:00
Place:  Luxembourg Centre for Contemporary and Digital History (C2 DH) University of Luxembourg, Belval Campus Maison des Sciences Humaines, 4th floor
Speaker: Nathalie Casemajor
Mettre l'histoire de l'Europe en musée? Expériences tirées de la Maison de l'histoire européenne
Hands on History
Event date: Wednesday, 28 February 2018
Hour:  14:00 15:00
Place:  Université du Luxembourg, Campus de Belval Maison des Sciences humaines C²DH - 4e étage
Speaker: Étienne Deschamps
Le football et l’immigration en France, jeux et enjeux identitaires depuis les années trente
Football et l’immigration en France
Event date: Friday, 09 March 2018
Hour:  18:00 20:00
Place:  Centre national national de la Fédération Luxembourgeoise de Football
Speaker: Yvan Gastaut (Université de Nice Sophia Antipolis)
Réagir à l’archive. Sartre et la radio
Hands on History
Event date: Wednesday, 28 March 2018
Hour:  14:00 15:00
Place:  Université du Luxembourg, Campus de Belval Maison des Sciences humaines C²DH - 4e étage
Speaker: Grégory Cormann et Jeremy Hamers (Université de Liège)
Exposition «Être d’ailleurs en temps de guerre (14-18)
Être d'ailleurs en temps de guerre
Published on Tuesday, 03 April 2018
Résultat d’un partenariat entre le Centre de Documentation sur les Migrations Humaines (CDMH) et le Luxembourg Centre for Contemporary and Digital History (C²DH), cette exposition se propose de scr...
A digital exhibition about the Great War in Luxembourg
Une exposition digitale sur la « Grande Guerre » au Luxembourg
Published on Thursday, 19 April 2018
The digital exhibition Éischte Weltkrich: Remembering the Great War in Luxembourg is developed by the Luxembourg Centre for Contemporary and Digital History at the University of Luxembourg (...
Data visualisation workshop
Steam-engine principles and practice, Terrell Croft
Event date: Tuesday, 24 April 2018
Hour:  10:00 16:30
Place:  Maison des Sciences humaines - Black Box Belval Campus
ForumZ: May 68 – myth vs reality
ForumZ - May 68
Event date: Wednesday, 09 May 2018
Hour:  18:00 20:00
Place:  Centre Culturel de Rencontre Abbaye de Neumünster
#Memorecord - une recolte des mémoires. Quelle est la valeur d'une histoire?
Memória Episódika
Event date: Sunday, 20 May 2018
Hour:  15:00 17:00
Place:  Espace H2O
Speaker: Anita Lucchesi, doctorante au C²DH
The Historical Art of Projection. Digital and experimental approaches to the archaeology of the screen
Hands on History
Event date: Wednesday, 23 May 2018
Hour:  14:00 17:00
Place:  University of Luxembourg - Belval Campus Maison des Sciences humaines, DHLab, 1st floor
Speaker: Karin Bienek and Ludwig Vogl-Bienek (University of Trier)
Réfugiés juifs et football luxembourgeois dans les années 1930
Equipe de football dans les années 1930
Event date: Wednesday, 30 May 2018
Hour:  19:00 20:30
Place:  Centre de Documentation sur les Migrations Humaines (CDMH)
Speaker: Denis Scuto
Sport und Integration im Westdeutschland der langen 1960er Jahre
Fussball Westdeutschland 1960 Jahre
Event date: Monday, 11 June 2018
Hour:  18:00 19:30
Place:  Abtei Neimënster
Speaker: Dr. Ansbert Baumann, Prof. Dr. Dietmar Hüser
ForumZ: Industrial heritage
ForumZ Industrial heritage
Event date: Saturday, 16 June 2018
Hour:  10:00 17:30
Place:  Enovos headquarters
La squadra azzurra, patrimoine de l'identité italienne
Squadra azzurra
Event date: Wednesday, 20 June 2018
Hour:  18:30 20:00
Place:  Les Rotondes
Éischte Weltkrich : Remembering the Great War in Luxembourg
ww1 virtual exhibition
Published on Wednesday, 26 September 2018
The virtual exhibition developed by the C²DH retraces key aspects of the history and memory of the First World War in Luxembourg.
Hands-on Historical Investigations
Hands-on History
Event date: Wednesday, 04 July 2018
Hour:  14:00 15:00
Place:  Luxembourg Centre for Contemporary and Digital History University of Luxembourg - Belval Campus Maison des Sciences humaines, 4th floor
Speaker: Kristen Haring
Le rapport d'activité 2017 du C²DH est en ligne
C2DH Annual report 2017
Published on Wednesday, 26 September 2018
Entièrement numérique, le premier rapport annuel du C²DH présente ses nombreuses activités réalisées en 2017 sur un mode de narration digitale innovant.
How to build a research tool for historians? Tropy as a case study
Hands on History
Event date: Wednesday, 26 September 2018
Hour:  14:00 15:00
Place:  Luxembourg Centre for Contemporary and Digital History University of Luxembourg - Belval Campus Maison des Sciences humaines, 4th floor
Speaker: Sean Takats (Roy Rosenzweig Center for History and New Media)
Forum Z: Soziale Ungleichheiten in Luxemburg?
Forum Z Soziale Ungleichheiten
Event date: Tuesday, 02 October 2018
Hour:  18:00 20:00
Place:  Maison du Peuple
Speaker: Professor Dr. em. Hartmut Kaelble
Identifier, contrôler, réprimer: L’impact de 14-18 sur la circulation des personnes
Être d’ailleurs en temps de guerre (14-18)
Event date: Sunday, 07 October 2018
Hour:  15:00 16:00
Place:  Centre de Documentation sur les Migrations Humaines (CDMH)
Speaker: Denis Scuto
Aus den Akten auf die Bühne
Hands on History
Event date: Wednesday, 24 October 2018
Hour:  13:00 14:00
Place:  Luxembourg Centre for Contemporary and Digital History University of Luxembourg - Belval Campus Maison des Sciences humaines, 4th floor
Speaker: Eva Schöck-Quinteros (Universität Bremen)
Digital Hermeneutics in History: Theory and Practice
Digital Hermeneutics
Event date: Thursday, 25 October 2018
Hour:  9:00 26-10 | 17:00
Place:  Technoport
Speaker: Edward Ayers (University of Richmond), Julia Noordegraaf (University of Amsterdam)
Amerikanisierung, Westernisierung, Europäisierung? Popgeschichte und die historischen Raumdebatten
Populärkultur transnational
Event date: Monday, 29 October 2018
Hour:  18:30 20:00
Place:  Université du Luxembourg - Belval Campus Maison des Sciences humaines
Speaker: Bodo Mrozek (Zentrum für Zeithistorische Forschung, Potsdam)
Forum Z: Lost Memories of WW1
Forum Z - Lost memories of WW1
Event date: Sunday, 11 November 2018
Hour:  16:00 19:30
Place:  Centre national de l'audiovisuel (CNA) / Centre Culturel Opderschmelz
Researching the history of television production technology
Hands on history
Event date: Wednesday, 28 November 2018
Hour:  14:00 15:00
Place:  Luxembourg Centre for Contemporary and Digital History University of Luxembourg - Belval Campus
Speaker: John Ellis (Royal Holloway London University)
Histories of Technology’s Persistence: Repair, Reuse, and Disposal
Repair workshop
Event date: Friday, 07 December 2018
Hour:  9:00 08-12 | 16:00
Place:  University of Luxembourg / C²DH Maison des Sciences humaines DH-Lab, 1st floor
Launch of the C²DH Lecture Series
Confronting the Digital Turn in the Humanities
Published on Wednesday, 16 January 2019
On 30 January, the C²DH will launch its FNR-funded lecture series called 'New Horizons: Confronting the Digital Turn in the Humanities'.
Secousse festival: a laboratory for public history
Hands on history
Event date: Wednesday, 23 January 2019
Hour:  14:00 15:00
Place:  Luxembourg Centre for Contemporary and Digital History University of Luxembourg - Belval Campus
Speaker: Daphné Budasz, Romain Duplan and Iris Pupella (La Boîte à Histoire)
Digital Transformations in the Arts and the Humanities
Prescott lecture Digital transformations
Event date: Wednesday, 30 January 2019
Hour:  16:00 19:00
Place:  Université du Luxembourg - Belval Campus Maison des Sciences humaines - Blackbox
Speaker: Andrew Prescott
Forum Z: Who's afraid of the digital?
ForumZ Who's afraid of the digital
Event date: Thursday, 31 January 2019
Hour:  16:00 19:00
Place:  House of Startups
CfP: Le Luxembourg et la «Grande Région» au sortir de la Grande Guerre
Grande Guerre Luxembourg
Published on Wednesday, 20 February 2019

Appel à contributions pour un colloque scientifique international organisé du 17 au 19 octobre 2019 à Luxembourg.

New book tells history of EMU through previously unpublished sources
Pierre Werner and Europe book Danescu
Published on Friday, 22 February 2019
The prestigious academic publisher Palgrave Macmillan released a new book by Dr Elena Danescu (Research Scientist at the C²DH) entitled “Pierre Werner and Europe. The Family Archives Behi...
The Great War: view from the East - The Cases of Kyiv and Lviv
Eischte Weltkrich lecture series
Event date: Monday, 25 February 2019
Hour:  11:30 13:00
Place:  Black Box - Maison des Sciences Humaines Université du Luxembourg - Belval Campus
Speaker: Prof. Olena Betlii and Taras Nazaruk
A data-driven approach to exploring and analyzing digitized newspapers
Impresso talks Digitized newspapers
Event date: Wednesday, 27 February 2019
Hour:  11:00 12:00
Place:  Maison des Sciences humaines 4th floor - Aquarium
Speaker: Melvin Wevers
Building a historical cookbook from digitized newspapers
Hands-on History
Event date: Wednesday, 27 February 2019
Hour:  14:00 15:00
Place:  Luxembourg Centre for Contemporary and Digital History University of Luxembourg - Belval Campus
Speaker: Melvin Wevers
Unframing Infrastructure: The Story of Research Infrastructure in and through the Humanities
Patrick Svensson Research infrastructures
Event date: Wednesday, 06 March 2019
Hour:  16:00 19:00
Place:  Université du Luxembourg - Belval Campus Maison des Sciences humaines - Blackbox
Speaker: Patrik Svensson
German Antisemitism and the Press during the Weimar Republic (1918-1933)
Impresso Talks
Event date: Tuesday, 19 March 2019
Hour:  12:00 13:00
Place:  Maison des Sciences humaines 4th floor - Panorama room
Speaker: Dr. Stephanie Seul
Why using interactive digital storytelling in academia?
Hands-on History
Event date: Wednesday, 20 March 2019
Hour:  14:00 15:00
Place:  Luxembourg Centre for Contemporary and Digital History University of Luxembourg - Belval Campus
Speaker: Sandra Gaudenzi
Open Day at the University of Luxembourg
Open Day visitors
Event date: Saturday, 23 March 2019
Hour:  9:00 16:00
Place:  Belval Campus Maison du Savoir, "Auditoires" entrance
The Benelux, Regional Groupings and the Dynamics of European Integration: Contemporary and Historical Perspectives
Benelux conference
Event date: Monday, 08 April 2019
Hour:  19:00 09-04 | 18:00
Place:  Maison des Sciences humaines - Black Box Maison du Savoir, MSA 3.330
Speaker: Thomas Antoine
Expanding Historical Narratives: From the Archive to the Multimedia Installation
Chiara Ligi lecture
Event date: Wednesday, 10 April 2019
Hour:  12:00 13:00
Place:  Maison du Savoir Auditorium 3.540
Speaker: Chiara Ligi
Beyond the tantrum: Questioning shared intuitions in historiography with emotion mining
Impresso Talks Milan van Lange
Event date: Wednesday, 17 April 2019
Hour:  11:00 12:00
Place:  DHLab, 1st floor Maison des Sciences humaines
Speaker: Milan van Lange
The MNHA at your fingertips. Challenges and possibilities of a museum’s 3D model
Hands-on History
Event date: Wednesday, 24 April 2019
Hour:  14:00 15:00
Place:  Luxembourg Centre for Contemporary and Digital History University of Luxembourg - Belval Campus
Speaker: Gilles Zeimet, National Museum of History and Art (MNHA)
Digital Cultural Heritage: the case of the Rijksmuseum’s past, present and future
Rijksmuseum in Amsterdam
Event date: Thursday, 25 April 2019
Hour:  10:30 12:00
Place:  Black Box Maison des Sciences humaines
Speaker: Saskia Scheltjens
PhD Defence: Trading Zones of Digital History
Max Kemman
Event date: Friday, 26 April 2019
Hour:  13:00 15:00
Place:  Maison des Sciences humaines - Black Box
Speaker: Max Kemman
Kunstgeplänkel und Kommerzverbrämung: wie Film und Fernsehen der 1960er sich zwischen Mainstream und Avantgarde neu orientieren
Popkult
Event date: Thursday, 02 May 2019
Hour:  18:00 19:30
Place:  C²DH Open Space Maison des Sciences humaines
Speaker: Jörg Türschmann, Universität Wien
Forum Z: Visualising history
Forum Z Visualising history
Event date: Wednesday, 15 May 2019
Hour:  18:00 20:00
Place:  1535° Creative Hub
History Types – Building block for a Theory of Public History?
Hands on History
Event date: Wednesday, 22 May 2019
Hour:  14:00 15:00
Place:  Luxembourg Centre for Contemporary and Digital History University of Luxembourg - Belval Campus
Speaker: Thorsten Logge
Sociological Aspects of Oral History in the Digital Age
Oral history Shoah foundation
Event date: Tuesday, 28 May 2019
Hour:  10:00 16:45
Place:  Luxembourg Centre for Contemporary and Digital History (C²DH) Maison des Sciences humaines, 4th floor
Speaker: Jakub Mlynář, Malach Center for Visual History, Charles University
Beyond Close and Distant Reading: Strategies for the radical contextualization of historical text
Tim Hitchcock lecture Beyond Close and Distant Reading
Event date: Wednesday, 29 May 2019
Hour:  16:00 17:30
Place:  Black Box Maison des Sciences humaines
Speaker: Tim Hitchcock
Thus Spoke the People: Public Discourse in Belgrade's Politika on the Eve of Yugoslav Wars
Impresso Talks
Event date: Wednesday, 05 June 2019
Hour:  12:00 13:00
Place:  DHLab, 1st Floor Maison des Sciences humaines
Speaker: Josip Glaurdić and Michal Mochtak
Explorations in the Digital History of Psychology
Digital History and Hermeneutics
Event date: Thursday, 06 June 2019
Hour:  14:00 15:30
Place:  Luxembourg Centre for Contemporary and Digital History (C²DH) Maison des Sciences humaines, 4th floor
Speaker: Christopher D. Green
Development of a new digital document viewer at the Luxembourg National Library
Impresso Talks
Event date: Tuesday, 18 June 2019
Hour:  12:00 13:00
Place:  Maison des Sciences humaines DHLab, 1st floor
Speaker: Ralph Marschall
The Spatial Humanities, Deep Mapping, and the Future of History
David Bodenhamer lecture
Event date: Wednesday, 26 June 2019
Hour:  16:00 17:30
Place:  Black Box Maison des Sciences humaines
Speaker: Prof. Dr David Bodenhamer
Decoding Europe: Technological Pasts in the Digital Age
Event date: Thursday, 27 June 2019
Hour:  15:00 30-06 | 13:00
Place:  Université du Luxembourg Maison du Savoir
Speaker: Tensions of Europe network
Agent-based modelling and network science for the study of the human past
Digital History and Hermeneutics lecture series
Event date: Thursday, 04 July 2019
Hour:  16:00 18:00
Place:  Luxembourg Centre for Contemporary and Digital History (C²DH) Maison des Sciences humaines, 4th floor
Speaker: Iza Romanowska & Tom Brughmans
Sean Takats will join the University with an FNR PEARL Chair
Published on Monday, 15 July 2019
Prof. Sean Takats, an internationally renowned expert on digital history, will start his research work in Luxembourg in October 2019. Backed by an FNR PEARL Chair from the Luxembourg National Resea...
'Anticelebrity' and the Transnational Interactions between Politics and Mass Media
Hands-on History
Event date: Wednesday, 04 September 2019
Hour:  14:00 15:00
Place:  Luxembourg Centre for Contemporary and Digital History Maison des Sciences humaines- 4th floor
Speaker: Betto Van Waarden