Category: Events

Colonial legal history

Commons
In the past months, the European media has increasingly discussed the impact of the colonial period on more recent questions such as restitution of objects that were taken from former colonies with headlines such as „Return colonial artefacts“ in the British „Guardian“ or simply „Give them back!“ in the German Süddeutsche Zeitung.

Workshop report “Ruptures and Resumptions”

On the 21st and 22nd of June, a workshop titled «Ruptures and Resumptions» took place at Humboldt Universität zu Berlin. It looked at the handling of crises in diplomatic practice in history and engages...

Workshop “Ruptures and Resumptions”

In March 2018, a sudden deterioration of British-Russian diplomatic relations following the Skripal case produced  headline after headline. The British government expelled 23 Russian diplomats. Russia followed suit by expelling 23 British diplomats and...

Upcoming Event 10.02.2017

GRR Legal History Research group: Our next meeting will discuss “European Law” on Friday, 10th February 2017, with contributions by Philip Bajon (MPG Frankfurt a.M.), Manuel Müller (HU Berlin, http://www.foederalist.eu/) and Anna Katharina Mangold...