The London Moment Blog

Out now: GRR’s Legal History Special Issue

Since 2014, Benjamin Lahusen, Marcus Payk, Kim C. Priemel, and I have organized the legal history research seminar GRR (Geschichte, Recht und Rechtsgeschichte). The current special issue of Zeithistorische Forschungen is one if the...

Publishing at the Home Front

The “London Moment” was characterised by deprivation and shortages. War economy took its toll on Brits and immigrants alike, influencing every aspect of daily life – food, transportation, mail, reading. At the same time, refugee...

Workshop Report „The London Moment“

On 21 – 22 March 2019, our project workshop “The London Moment – Exile Governments, Academics and Activists in Great Britain, 1940-1945” took place at Humboldt-Universität zu Berlin. The conference report is now available at HSozKult:https://www.hsozkult.de/conferencereport/id/tagungsberichte-8271

Review: ourmigrationstory.org.uk

Migration to the United Kingdom – much as to the European Union overall, has become a very politicised topic. Amidst heated debate about current affairs, an informative website sets out to shine light on...