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German Imperial Projects

February 6 @ 3:00 pm - 4:30 pm

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German Imperial Projects

Participants:

    • Adam Blackler (speaker)
    • Matthew Unangst (speaker)
    • Michelle Moyd; Michigan State University (Commentator:)
    • Chad S.A. Gibbs (chair)

Monday, February 6, 2023
3:00 – 4:30 PM CST
Virtual – Zoom Link

Adam Blackler will present his book An Imperial Homeland: Forging German Identity in Southwest Africa, which reorients our understanding of the relationship between imperial Germany and its empire in Southwest Africa (present-day Namibia).

Matthew Unangst will present his book Colonial Geography: Race and Space in German East Africa, 1884-1905, which charts changes in conceptions of the relationship between people and landscapes in mainland Tanzania during the German colonial period.

Sponsored by: College of Charleston Zucker/Goldberg Center for Holocaust Studies, UW-Madison History Department, George L. Mosse Program in History, and Center for German and European Studies


 

Details

Date:
February 6
Time:
3:00 pm - 4:30 pm
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Venue

Madison, WI United States
Website:
https://history.wisc.edu/venue/22778/