LXII Study Week | ENVIRONMENT AND INFRASTRUCTURES FROM THE EARLY MODERN PERIOD TO THE PRESENT: CHALLENGES, KNOWLEDGE AND INNOVATION

23 September 2020 — 25 September 2020

Postponed 2021


Postponed 2021


The LXII Study Week 2020 Environment and Infrastructures from the Early Modern Period to the Present: Challenges, Knowledge, and Innovation organized by the Italian-German Historical Institute will be dedicated to interactions between environment and infrastructures between c. 1400 and the present.

Over the three days, particular attention will be paid to the following themes:

  • Environmental Conflicts
  • Environmental Governance
  • Global Ecological Crisis
  • Industrial Transition
  • Management of Resources
  • Problems of Sustainability
  • Technological Transformations
  • Urbanisation

For more information:
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Scientific Committee:
Giacomo Bonan  (Istituto storico italo-germanico – FBK, Goethe Universität Frankfurt a.M.)
Christoph Cornelissen (Istituto storico italo-germanico – FBK, Goethe Universität Frankfurt a.M.)
Katia Occhi (Istituto storico italo-germanico – FBK | Trento)
Helmut Trischler (Rachel Carson Center for Environment and Society; Deutsches Museum | Munich)

Speakers:
Sabine Barles (University of Panthéon-Sorbonne, Paris)
Elisabetta Bini (University of Naples)
Matteo Di Tullio (University of Pavia)
Marianna Dudley (University of Bristol)
David Edgerton (King’s College, London)
Jean Baptiste Fressoz (EHESS, Paris)
Joana Gaspar de Freitas (University of Lisbon)
David Gentilcore (Ca’ Foscari University in Venice)
Ute Hasenöhrl (University of Innsbruck)
Astrid Kirchhoff Mignon (Humboldt University, Berlin)
Claudio Lorenzini (University of Udine)
Simone Müller (Rachel Carson Center for Environment and Society, Munich)
Giacomo Parrinello (SciencesPo University, Paris)
Reinhold Reith (University of Salzburg)
Leona Skelton (Northumbria University)
Tim Soens (University of Antwerp)
Helmuth Trischler (Rachel Carson Center for Environment and Society; Deutsches Museum | Munich)

Partnership:
Rachel Carson Center for Environment and Society – Ludwig-Maximilians – Universität München

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Due to the Corona-crisis, we have decided to postpone our conference “Environment and Infrastructures from the Early Modern Period to the Present: Challenges, Knowledge, and Innovation” to September 22 – 24, 2021.

 

Picture: Landschaft mit Bergwerk by Herri met de Bles (about 1485/1510 – about 1555), Alte Galerie /Universalmuseum Joanneum GmbH, Graz

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