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Hybrid workshop: Zwangssoldaten, Malgré-Nous, Zwangsrekrutéiert?
Zwangssoldaten workshop
Event date: Thursday, 14 October 2021
Hour:  10:00 17:30
Place:  Maison des Sciences humaines and Webex 11 Portes des Sciences L-4365 Esch/Alzette

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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
Reflections on the past, present and future of digital archives
Jane Winters lecture on digital archives
Event date: Wednesday, 18 September 2019
Hour:  16:00 17:30
Place:  Black Box Maison des Sciences humaines
Speaker: Jane Winters
100 years of BGL BNP Paribas: a virtual exhibition developed by C²DH
BGL C2DH virtual exhibition
Published on Tuesday, 01 October 2019
The retrospective covers the history of the bank from 1919 to today.
Women on the march from 1919 to 2019 in Luxembourg
Forum Z Women on the March in Luxembourg
Event date: Thursday, 10 October 2019
Hour:  17:00 20:00
Place:  Musée national d'histoire et d'art Luxembourg (MNHA)
Le Luxembourg et la « Grande Région » au sortir de la Première Guerre mondiale
Colloque international Luxembourg Première Guerre mondiale
Event date: Thursday, 17 October 2019
Hour:  10:00 18-10 | 17:30
Place:  Maison des Sciences humaines - Blackbox
C²DH Annual Report now online!
C2DH annual report
Published on Friday, 18 October 2019
The all-digital 2018 C²DH Annual Report is now available online in French and English.
Visualisation for newspapers corpus exploration across time and space
Impresso talks
Event date: Tuesday, 29 October 2019
Hour:  12:00 13:00
Place:  Maison des Sciences humaines DHLab, 1st floor
Speaker: Jana Keck and Moritz Knabben
"A New Humanism": Expo ’58, Roberto Busa, and the First Humanities Computing Center
Roberto Busa
Event date: Wednesday, 06 November 2019
Hour:  16:00 17:30
Place:  Black Box Maison des Sciences humaines
Speaker: Prof. Dr. Steven E. Jones
Vortrag: Antisemitismus und Antiziganismus: Sind die alten Dämonen zurück?
Antisemitismus Vortrag
Event date: Wednesday, 13 November 2019
Hour:  19:00 21:00
Place:  Universität Luxemburg Campus Belval Maison du Savoir Auditoire 3.510
Speaker: Georges Santer, Präsident der International Holocaust Remembrance Alliance (IHRA)
Soirée cinématographique: «Un mur à Berlin» de Patrick Rotman
Un mur à Berlin
Event date: Monday, 18 November 2019
Hour:  18:30 20:30
Place:  Neimënster, Salle Robert Krieps
Speaker: Georges Marion (Le Monde) et Prof. Dr. Andreas Fickers (C²DH)
Forum Z – « D’un mur à l’autre…Histoire(s) connectée(s) »
Forum Z Chute du mur de Berlin
Event date: Tuesday, 19 November 2019
Hour:  18:30 20:30
Place:  Neimënster - Salle Robert Krieps
30 ans après la fin de la Guerre froide: La Russie et l'Occident - Bilan, leçons, nouveaux défis
Andrey Grachev
Event date: Wednesday, 20 November 2019
Hour:  18:30 20:00
Place:  Amphithéâtre Tavernas de l'Université du Luxembourg Campus Limpertsberg
Speaker: Dr Andrey Grachev
Zukunftshandeln in globalen Krisen: Bundesdeutsche Praktiken in den 1970/80er Jahren
Zukunftshandeln in globalen Krisen
Event date: Thursday, 21 November 2019
Hour:  17:30 19:00
Place:  Maison des Sciences humaines - Black Box
Speaker:  Prof. Dr. Frank Bösch
Signals and Noise: Extracting Patterns of Cultural Expressions from Digitised Sources
Melvin Wevers lecture
Event date: Wednesday, 27 November 2019
Hour:  16:00 17:30
Place:  C²DH, 4th floor
Speaker: Dr. Melvin Wevers, KNAW Humanities Cluster, Amsterdam
Talking about Europe: in La Stampa, Le Monde, Die Zeit and Der Spiegel, 1940s - 2010s
Impresso Talks
Event date: Tuesday, 10 December 2019
Hour:  12:00 13:00
Place:  Maison des Sciences humaines DHLab, 1st floor
Speaker: Enrico Bergamini and Emmanuel Mourlon-Druol
L’Europe au XXe siècle – Une Europe asymétrique: la Guerre froide
Berlin divided
Event date: Wednesday, 11 December 2019
Hour:  8:15 18:00
Place:  Maison des Sciences humaines - Black Box
New findings and new questions about the origins of Digital Humanities: on the state of the art of histories of the Index Thomisticus project of Fr Roberto Busa S.J.
Busa archive
Event date: Wednesday, 18 December 2019
Hour:  16:00 17:30
Place:  C²DH, 4th floor Maison des Sciences humaines
Speaker: Julianne Nyhan
European Commissioner inaugurates EDIC University of Luxembourg
Published on Monday, 20 January 2020
On 20 January 2020, the Europe Direct Information Centre (EDIC) University of Luxembourg was inaugurated by Nicolas Schmit, European Commissioner for Jobs and Social Rights.
Schumann's Eck - an interactive documentary
Schumanns Eck
Event date: Monday, 20 January 2020
Hour:  17:00 18:00
Place:  Maison du Savoir - Auditorim 3.010 Université du Luxembourg
The Internet and the European Market from a historical perspective
The internet and the EU market
Event date: Wednesday, 29 January 2020
Hour:  16:00 19:00
Place:  Black Box Maison des Sciences humaines
Speaker: Viviane Reding and others
Forum Z: Holocaust History and Memory
Forum Z Holocaust History and Memory
Event date: Wednesday, 05 February 2020
Hour:  17:00 20:00
Place:  Orangerie - Domaine thermal
How users and non-users still matter. New themes in STS research on user-technology relations.
DTU lecture series
Event date: Thursday, 20 February 2020
Hour:  14:00 15:30
Place:  Maison des Sciences humaines, 4th floor C²DH Open space
Speaker: Nelly Oudshoorn
His Master’s Vintage Voice: Experiments in Instantaneous Disc-Recording
Make a personal recording
Event date: Tuesday, 25 February 2020
Hour:  9:30 16:00
Place:  Maison des Sciences humaines Media Lab & DH Lab, 1st floor
Speaker: Sean Davies & Aleks Kolkowski
The Spatial Grammar of Borderlands
Hands on History
Event date: Wednesday, 26 February 2020
Hour:  14:00 15:00
Place:  Luxembourg Centre for Contemporary and Digital History Maison des Sciences humaines- 4th floor
Speaker: Randy Widdis
What’s Digital About Digital History
Thomas Haigh
Event date: Thursday, 05 March 2020
Hour:  11:00 12:30
Place:  Maison des Sciences humaines, 4th floor C²DH Open space
Speaker: Thomas Haigh
Distant Viewing: Analysing Large Visual Corpora
Distant viewing
Event date: Thursday, 05 March 2020
Hour:  13:00 14:00
Place:  Maison des Sciences humaines, 4th floor C²DH Open space
Speaker: Lauren Tilton and Taylor Arnold
Thomas Cauvin joins the University with FNR ATTRACT fellowship
Thomas Cauvin Uni.lu
Published on Monday, 09 March 2020
The French national Thomas Cauvin, currently Professor of History at the University of Colorado and President of the International Federation for Public History, will join the Luxembourg Centre for...
COVID-19: Research Luxembourg is mobilising
Research Luxembourg
Published on Wednesday, 25 March 2020
Provision of equipment and specialised personnel, support for hospital staff, scientific studies
History in the Making: #covidmemory
Covidmemory Uni.lu
Published on Friday, 17 April 2020
The COVID-19 pandemic is an event whose historic dimension is immediately obvious to us. Comparisons with the Spanish flu at the end of the First World War and the very Western view that it is the...
Forum Z online: Reading yesterday's news in the digital age
Forum Z impresso
Event date: Tuesday, 19 May 2020
Hour:  14:00 17:30
Place:  Online (Webex)
Mining ethnicity: Discourse-driven topic modelling of immigrant discourses in the United States, 1898-1920
Topic modelling seminar
Event date: Wednesday, 27 May 2020
Hour:  14:00 15:00
Place:  Webex platform
Speaker: Lorella Viola
Reassembling the Republic of Letters in the Digital Age: On Infrastructure, Tools & Methods, and Collaborative Scholarship
Hands on History
Event date: Wednesday, 17 June 2020
Hour:  14:00 15:00
Place:  Webex platform
Speaker: Thomas Wallnig
Creating and Visualising Datasets to Interpret American Religious History
Lincoln Mullen
Event date: Wednesday, 24 June 2020
Hour:  14:00 15:00
Place:  Online - Webex platform
Speaker: Lincoln Mullen
Does Blogging Make You a Better Academic? Writing Practices in Scholarly Blogs in the Humanities
Mareike König
Event date: Thursday, 25 June 2020
Hour:  14:00 15:00
Place:  Online - Webex platform
Speaker: Dr. Mareike König
Academic promotions announced
Published on Friday, 26 June 2020
The University of Luxembourg is pleased to announce the following academic promotions.
« 175 Joër POST » : l’histoire de la poste luxembourgeoise
175 Joer Post
Published on Tuesday, 30 June 2020
Immersion virtuelle dans le monde des timbres, du courrier, des télécommunications, satellites…et des hommes et femmes au service des citoyens luxembourgeois depuis 1842. 
EU Commission approved European Space University for Earth & Humanity
Published on Friday, 10 July 2020
The University of Luxembourg is a partner in the project “European University - European Space University for Earth and Humanity” (UNIVERSEH), approved by the European Commission under the Erasmus+...
Table ronde (streaming): les collections «Covid-19» au Luxembourg
Covid masks
Event date: Tuesday, 15 September 2020
Hour:  18:00 20:00
Place:  Streaming en direct via WebEx.
Online-Launch der virtuellen Ausstellung "Zeitschichten - Erkundungen eines Zwischenraums. Ostbelgien 1920-2020"
100 Jahre Ostbelgien
Event date: Sunday, 20 September 2020
Hour:  10:00 12:00
Place:  Online
Temporary History Lab: Become Part of History!
Temporary history lab
Event date: Saturday, 26 September 2020
Hour:  10:00 23-10 | 16:00
Place:  Annexe22
Online lecture: Collecting, analysing and visualising documents in the political domain
Kenney Nixon
Event date: Thursday, 01 October 2020
Hour:  14:00 15:00
Place:  Webex
Speaker: Sara Tonelli
The Werner Report, 50 Years On
The Hague Summit
Event date: Wednesday, 07 October 2020
Hour:  10:00 09-10 | 15:40
Place:  Belval Campus, Luxembourg City and Online
TEDxUniversityofLuxembourg 2020
Event date: Monday, 12 October 2020
Hour:  18:30 16-10 | 20:00
Place:  online
«Guide historique et architectural Esch-sur-Alzette» en réimpression
Published on Wednesday, 28 October 2020
Deux semaines seulement après sa publication, le «Guide historique et architectural Esch-sur-Alzette» est déjà en rupture de stock et seuls quelques exemplaires resten...
The University launches the Institute for Advanced Studies
Published on Wednesday, 11 November 2020
The University of Luxembourg has launched an Institute for Advanced Studies (IAS) with the aim to strengthen its interdisciplinary research. The IAS will further reinforce the University’s internat...
[Online event] Remixing History in a Mobile App
C²DHrResearch seminar
Event date: Wednesday, 18 November 2020
Hour:  14:00 15:00
Place:  Online - Webex
Speaker: Nicole Basaraba
Séminaire en ligne: «L'Europe, une chance pour les femmes? Le genre de la construction européenne»
LEurope, une chance pour les femmes?
Event date: Tuesday, 24 November 2020
Hour:  17:00 18:30
Place:  Online - Webex
Speaker: Anne-Laure Briatte (Sorbonne Université)
New Extractivism
Vladan Joler
Event date: Wednesday, 25 November 2020
Hour:  14:00 15:00
Place:  Online - Webex
Speaker: Prof. Vladan Joler
Public Covid-19 Collections and the Second Wave: History, Challenges, Gaps
Covid-19
Event date: Thursday, 26 November 2020
Hour:  14:00 17:00
Place:  Online - Webex
Rethinking the Histories and Legacies of Industrial Cities
Furnace Belval
Event date: Thursday, 10 December 2020
Hour:  9:00 11-12 | 15:00
Place:  Online - Webex
Five higher education institutions create UNIVERSEH
Published on Monday, 14 December 2020
“UNIVERSEH – The European Space University for Earth and Humanity”, an alliance of five higher education institutions, was officially launched in a virtual inauguration ceremony today. UNIVERSEH wa...
Making History Together: Public Participation in Museums
Public history in museums
Event date: Tuesday, 15 December 2020
Hour:  9:00 17:30
Place:  Online - Webex
Living with Machines: Digital Perspectives on the Industrial Revolution
Kaspar Beelen
Event date: Wednesday, 16 December 2020
Hour:  14:00 15:00
Place:  Online - Webex
Speaker: Kaspar Beelen
When will an algorithm identify a sleeping lion as an emblem of a vigilant ruler?
Sleepin lion
Event date: Thursday, 17 December 2020
Hour:  14:00 15:00
Place:  Online - Webex
Speaker: Hans Brandhorst
Journal of Digital History
Generative Art by Katharina Brunner
Published on Friday, 15 January 2021
The C²DH and De Gruyter Publishing Group are pleased to announce the creation of the Journal of Digital History.
Être juif durant WWII : Exposition « Between Shade and Darkness »
Published on Wednesday, 27 January 2021
Entre le 28 janvier et 25 février, l'exposition « Between Shade and Darkness » sur le campus de Belval raconte le destin de la population juive du Luxembourg dans les années précédant, pendant et a...
Pandemic Digital Archives, Metadata, and Ethics in a Post-Truth Age
Mark Tebeau
Event date: Wednesday, 27 January 2021
Hour:  14:00 15:00
Place:  Online - Webex
Speaker: Mark Tebeau
From digitised sources to digital data: Behind the scenes of (critically) enriching a digital heritage collection
Lorella Viola
Event date: Wednesday, 17 February 2021
Hour:  14:00 15:00
Place:  Online - Webex
Speaker: Lorella Viola
Towards critical web archive research
Anat Ben-David
Event date: Wednesday, 24 February 2021
Hour:  14:00 15:00
Place:  Online - Webex
Speaker: Dr. Anat Ben-David
Scholars as Bricoleurs: The Plurality of Digital Humanities
Scholars as Bricoleurs
Event date: Thursday, 04 March 2021
Hour:  17:00 18:30
Place:  Online
Speaker: Dr. Smiljana Antonijević
Successful virtual Open Day welcomes 2,500 guests
Published on Monday, 22 March 2021
More than 2,500 guests explored the University of Luxembourg during its Virtual Open Day on Saturday, 20 March. The vast majority of guests came from Luxembourg, representing 41%.
Wissenschaftliches Symposium „Geschichte der Burg St.Vith“
Burg St. Vith
Event date: Thursday, 25 March 2021
Hour:  9:00 15:00
Place:  Online - Webex
Book Launch „Material Cultures of Psychiatry“
Material Cultures of Psychiatry
Event date: Thursday, 25 March 2021
Hour:  10:00 11:00
Place:  Online - Webex
Big Data, Little Data, or No Data? Scholarship, Stewardship, and Humanities Research
Big data, little data, no data - Book cover
Event date: Thursday, 08 April 2021
Hour:  17:00 18:30
Place:  Online
Speaker: Prof. Dr Christine L. Borgman
A Migrant’s Story: Digital Archives, the Other, and the Wokeward Shift
Adam Crymble
Event date: Wednesday, 28 April 2021
Hour:  14:00 15:00
Place:  Online - Webex
Speaker: Adam Crymble
2020 Annual Report – now online!
C2DH Annual Report 2020
Published on Friday, 07 May 2021
This Annual Report provides a wealth of information about the Centre’s overall performance in 2020, with a particular focus on its research, publications, academic events and outreach activities.
Immigration et représentations sociales. Approches socio-historiques.
FLUXUS
Event date: Wednesday, 12 May 2021
Hour:  16:30 18:00
Place:  Online - Webex
Speaker: Piero-D. Galloro
Sound-writing machines and pneumatic gramophones: unearthing histories of use and tacit skills for the DEMA project
Aleksander Kolkowski
Event date: Wednesday, 19 May 2021
Hour:  14:00 15:00
Place:  Online - Webex
Speaker: Aleksander Kolkowski
'Sesame Street' and the transnational archive(s): digital, analogue, messy.
Helle Strandgaard Jensen
Event date: Wednesday, 26 May 2021
Hour:  14:00 15:00
Place:  Online - Webex
Speaker: Helle Strangaard
Different Cultures in Digital History
Digital History
Event date: Tuesday, 08 June 2021
Hour:  14:30 18:00
Place:  Online - Webex
Superstate or Tool of Nations? Rethinking the History of European Union
EU flag
Event date: Tuesday, 15 June 2021
Hour:  17:00 18:30
Place:  Online - Webex
Speaker: Kiran Klaus Patel
Collecting Craft Beer History at the Smithsonian
Theresa McCulla
Event date: Wednesday, 16 June 2021
Hour:  14:00 15:00
Place:  Online - Webex
Speaker: Theresa McCulla
Mainstream vs. marginal content in Web history and Web archives
Fourth RESAW conference
Event date: Thursday, 17 June 2021
Hour:  9:00 18-06 | 17:30
Place:  Online - Webex
Digitising Industrial Heritage
Belval furnace
Event date: Thursday, 17 June 2021
Hour:  18:30 18-06 | 15:30
Place:  Online - Webex
Remise du « Prix Paul Belche » à Dominique Santana
Prix Paul Bleche remis à Dominique Santana
Published on Friday, 18 June 2021
Le Rotary Club Esch – Bassin Minier a présenté son ‘Prix Paul Belche’, un don de 10 000 EUR, au C²DH pour soutenir le projet de recherche «A Colõnia Luxemburguesa» de la jeune historienne et réalis...
From Kinora to Small-Gauge: An Experimental Media Archaeological Approach to Early-Twentieth Century Home Cinema
Kinora viewer
Event date: Thursday, 24 June 2021
Hour:  14:00 15:00
Place:  Online - Webex
Speaker: Tim van der Heijden
Légionnaires: exhibition and rallye
Légionnaires
Published on Monday, 28 June 2021
The exhibition « Légionnaires » is the outcome of a collaboration between the University of Luxembourg/C²DH and the Musée Dräi Eechelen.
Journées d'étude: "Déposséder – dépossédé"
Déposséder-Dépossédé
Event date: Monday, 05 July 2021
Hour:  9:00 06-07 | 17:00
Place:  En ligne . Webex
The Representation of Borders in Industrial Films on the Saarland’s Heavy Industry (1931-2019)
Historic map Saarland
Event date: Wednesday, 14 July 2021
Hour:  16:30 18:00
Place:  Online - Webex
Speaker: Isis Luxenburger
Hybrid workshop: Zwangssoldaten, Malgré-Nous, Zwangsrekrutéiert?
Zwangssoldaten workshop
Event date: Thursday, 14 October 2021
Hour:  10:00 17:30
Place:  Maison des Sciences humaines and Webex 11 Portes des Sciences L-4365 Esch/Alzette