Superstate or Tool of Nations? Rethinking the History of European Union

A seminar by Kiran Klaus Patel  Tuesday, 15 June, 5:00 PM CET via Webex (For Webex link please contact Adelina Stefan at oana.stefan@uni.lu) Today it often appears as though the European Union has entered existential crisis after decades of success, condemned by its adversaries as a bureaucratic monster eroding national sovereignty: at best wasteful, at … Continued

Visite du premier ministre Xavier Bettel, accompagné du commissaire européen au marché intérieur, Thierry Breton, et de Clément Beaune, secrétaire d’État aux affaires européennes

La Maison Schuman a eu le plaisir d’accueillir le 3 mai 2021 la visite de notre Premier ministre, Xavier Bettel, accompagné du commissaire européen au marché intérieur, Thierry Breton, et de Clément Beaune, secrétaire d’État aux affaires européennes. Photographies : © SIP / Luc Deflorenne

EHI Seminar

On May 11, 2021 from 5.00 pm to 7.00 pm we will receive, Jill Massino (Associate Professor, Department of History, University of North Carolina-Charlotte) on the topic: Ambiguous Transitions: Gender, the State, and Everyday Life in Socialist and Postsocialist Romania. Drawing on oral history interviews, legislation, and media, this talk examines the gendered dimensions of life … Continued

Webinaire « Luxembourg, la première capitale de l’Europe unie »

Ce webinaire Europe Direct – Université du Luxembourg intitulé « Luxembourg, la première capitale de l’Europe unie » aura lieu le 6 mai 2021, de 14h00 à 16h00 via Webex (en français, avec traduction simultanée en anglais). Lien d’inscription au webinaire : https://www.eventbrite.co.uk/e/webinaire-luxembourg-la-premiere-capitale-de-leurope-unie-tickets-152561855617 Préfigurée par la Déclaration que Robert Schuman prononce le 9 mai 1950, la Communauté … Continued

Forthcoming sessions of the EHI seminar

The EHI seminar related to the history of Europe will welcome for its next sessions Jill Massino, Associate Professor in the Department of History at UNC Charlotte (11 May 2021 at 5:00 pm via webex) and Kiran Klaus Patel, Professor of European History at Ludwig-Maximilians-Universität Munich (15 June 2021 at 5:00 pm via webex). Dr. Massino will talk … Continued

“La diplomatie luxembourgeoise en action: souvenirs d’ambassadeur »

L’Europe Direct de l’Université du Luxembourg (EDIC) en collaboration avec ses partenaires – le Luxembourg Centre for Contemporary and Digital History (C²DH), le Cercle Diplomatique du Luxembourg et le Ministère des Affaires étrangères et européennes du Grand-Duché de Luxembourg (MAEE) – vous invitent au webinaire :  “La diplomatie luxembourgeoise en action: souvenirs d’ambassadeur » Hubert Wurth parle de la coopération politique européenne et d’autres développements Le … Continued

Gilbert Trausch and the Robert Schuman House

The birth house of Robert Schuman was bought in 1990 by the Luxembourgish gouvernement which installed the Centre d’Études et des Recherches européennes (CERE) in the Maison Robert Schuman. From 1990 to 2001 the CERE was directed by Gilbert Trausch, the most prominent Luxembourg historian of his time. Trausch taught at the Centre Universitaire de Luxembourg, at the … Continued

Panel: Web archiving of the COVID crisis in Europe. Infrastructures, agencies, challenges and tensions

Friday 2 July 2021, 10.00-12.00 am This panel, which is organized by the WARCnet network, aims to analyze web archiving and web archives during an unexpected and disruptive event: the COVID-19 crisis. Combining analysis by web archivists and scholars, it addresses several issues currently at stake, may it be with regards to the historization and heritagization of … Continued