Transatlantic History and Culture

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The professorship deals with the history of the transatlantic interactions, respectively the history of North America and Europe in its transatlantic extension.

Other important topics include African American history, transatlantic relations, social reform movements, the history of migration, popular culture and the history of religion.

 

The professorship for Transatlantic History and Culture deals with the history of transatlantic interaction and the history of North America and Europe in their transatlantic expansion.

 

Key Aspects

A special focus is the cultural history of the USA and Canada. In addition, the staff of the professorship also deals with European contemporary history since 1945 and with the global history of protest and peace movements during the Cold War. There are currently research projets on the nuclear crisis in the 1970s and 1980s, on America in Augsburg, on network processes of transatlantic elites, on global anti-Americanism and on the history of the Federal Republic of Germany.

 

Teaching

Courses are offered in the field of Modern and Contemporary History and North American Studies (NAS). In addition. The professorship is assigned to historcal subjects, but at the same time part of the interdisciplinary network of North American research in Augsburg.

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News

Oct. 3, 2020

Britta Waldschmidt-Nelson bei Anne Will

Am 4. Oktober 2020 um 21:45 Uhr bei Anne Will: 

Trump mit Corona infiziert – welche Konsequenzen hat das für die USA?

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July 30, 2020

Prof. Dr. Waldschmidt-Nelson im BR 2

Interview am 27.07.2020 im BR 2 zu den Wahlen in den USA.

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How to reach us
 

Campus der Universität, Gebäude D4, Ebene 5

How to find us

 

 

Postal and visitor address

 

Universität Augsburg
Philologisch-Historische Fakultät
Professur für Geschichte des europäisch-transatlantischen Kulturraums
Universitätsstraße 10
86159 Augsburg

 

How to find us

 

 

Phone: +49 831 / 598 5487
Email: sekretariat.getk@philhist.uni-augsburg.de

 

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Aktuelles

Oct. 3, 2020

Britta Waldschmidt-Nelson bei Anne Will

Am 4. Oktober 2020 um 21:45 Uhr bei Anne Will: 

Trump mit Corona infiziert – welche Konsequenzen hat das für die USA?

Read more
July 30, 2020

Prof. Dr. Waldschmidt-Nelson im BR 2

Interview am 27.07.2020 im BR 2 zu den Wahlen in den USA.

Read more

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Campus der Universität, Gebäude D, Ebene 5

 

 

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Universität Augsburg
Philologisch-Historische Fakultät
Geschichte des europäisch-transatlantischen Kulturraums
Universitätsstraße 10
86159 Augsburg

 

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