Deutscher Historikertag: 5-8 October, Munich

The 53rd German Historian’s Day (Historikertag) will take place from 5 to 8 October in en from Munich. The theme of this edition will be Deutungskämpfe. The Historikertag, which is organized by the Verband der Historiker und Historikerinnen Deutschlands (VHD, the German counterpart of KNHG), is going to take place as a hybrid event consisting of a mainly digital program and a reduced live program. 


Monday, 4 October 2021
Pre-Conference Programme, including the skills lab of the AG Digitale Geschichtswissenschaft, Opening Ceremony (see Festive Events)

Tuesday, 5 October 2021, and Wednesday, 6 October 2021
Sections, offers for PhD students and young professionals

Thursday, 7 October 2021
Hybrid special events of the VHD: Event on partner country Israel streamed live from the Ludwig-Maximilian-University Munich, program for pupils, forum on History in Science and Teaching, trial histocamp, gala (see Festive Events)

Friday, 8 October 2021
Association Member Assemblies, Closing Ceremony (see Festive Events)

Events on the Digital Conference Platform (all days)
Exhibition, digital library, special events, accompanying programme, personal meeting opportunities in digital meeting rooms or via the directory of participants, constantly growing media library.

A programme overview in PDF format (German) and further materials can be found in a Media Toolkit.


Tickets are available here.

More information?

Take a look on the Deutscher Historikertag website or VHD’s website.


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