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The Global Geneva Seminar 2023-2024

The Geneva Global History Seminar – 2023-2024

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This research seminar is organized by and for historians in the faculties and doctoral programs of the University of Geneva and the Graduate Institute of International and Development Studies. It is open to all who are interested in historical questions in a global perspective. The papers that form the basis of a speaker's presentation will be available a week in advance of his or her talk and can be downloaded from the website below:

Department of International History, IHEID
Organisation/contact: Aidan Russell

Département d'histoire générale, UNIGE
Alexander Keese (Autumn)
Sandrine Kott (Spring)

Institut d'histoire économique Paul Bairoch, UNIGE
Organisation/contact: Pilar Nogues-MarcoPilar

Thursday 5 October 2023 18:15‐19:45
Kirill Postoutenko (Universität Bielefeld)
'Hellenes' vs 'Barbarians': Asymmetrical Concepts and Beyond
@ UNIGE, Unimail, Bd du Pont d’Arve 40, Room MR030

Thursday 26 October 2023 18:15‐19:45
Mischa Suter (IHEID)
Money at the Margins: Sovereignty and Measures of Value in the Age of Imperialism, 1871–1923
@ IHEID, Maison de la Paix, Room S5

Thursday 23 November 2023 18:15‐19:45
Damian Clavel (University of Zurich)
The Scramble for Moskitia: a Study in Diplomatic and Financial Intermediation in aTime of Contested Sovereignties, 1824–1842
@ UNIGE, Unimail, Bd du Pont d’Arve 40, Room M5020

Thursday 21 March 2024 18:15‐19:45
Patrick Cohrs (Università Firenze)
Book Talk: The New Atlantic Order: The Transformation of International Politics, 1860‐1933
@ IHEID, Maison de la Paix, Room S5

Thursday 18 April 2024 18:15‐19:45
Haakon A. Ikonomou (University of Copenhagen, Saxo Institute)
The autonomy and expertise of the NATO International Staff ‐ the early years
@ UNIGE, Département d’histoire générale, 5 Rue Saint Ours, Room SO19

Thursday 16 May 2024 18:15‐19:45
Marc Morgan and Gianadrea Nodari (University of Geneva)
General Policy vs. British Policy. The Evolution of Keynes’ International Monetary Plan
@ UNIGE, Unimail, Bd du Pont d’Arve 40, Room M3220