Date Conférencier Sujet
03/02/2020 Christian G. De Vito Conférence invitée: What is “the Global“in Global Labour History?
30/01/2020 Theresa Wobbe Workshop: Ältere und neuere Formate sozialer Beobachtung – zum Verhältnis von Kategorisierung, Vergleich, Vermessung und Bewertung
14/01/2020 Seth Rockman re:work Lecture 2020: Slavery’s Old and New Materialisms
09/12/2019 Daniel Maul Lancement du livre: The International Labour Organization: 100 Years of Global Social Policy
12/11/2019 Derek Peterson Conférence invitée: The Unseen Archive of Idi Amin: Photographs from the Uganda Broadcasting Corporation
03/11/2019 re:work - en coopération avec le département d'histoire, Addis Ababa University Académie d´été 2019: Unfree Labour Old and New (Ethiopian Academy of Sciences (EAS), Addis Ababa)
28/10/2019 Álvaro Morcillo Laiz Workshop: Experts’ Impact on World Politics - The International Monetary Fund and International
NGOs Compared
21/10/2019 Mahua Sarkar Conférence invitée: Uncertain Action: Transnational Temporary Contract Work as Risk
20/09/2019 re:work, SAIC Workshop: Re:working Labour
08/07/2019 Jeffrey Gunn Conférence invitée: Kru Free Wage Labourers in the Nineteenth Century
05/07/2019 re:work Final Conference: Fellow Year 2018/19
25/06/2019 Supurna Banerjee & Eva Gerharz Workshop: Aspiring Mobility in a Globalized World
18/06/2019 Andrea Komlosy Conférence invitée: Global Perspectives on Work, Household and Life-Course
11/06/2019 Ineke Phaf-Rheinberger Conférence invitée: From Slavery to “Modern” Slavery – Some Aspects of Research on Literatures from Africa and Latin America
30/01/2019 Annelise Orleck Conférence invitée: We Are All Fast Food Workers Now: The Global Uprising Against Poverty Wages
18/02/2019 Felicitas Hentschke and James Williams Book Launch: To Be at Home. House, Work, and Self in the Modern World
09/01/2019 Carola Lentz re:work Lecture 2019: Familie, Arbeit und soziale Mobilität: Ghanaische Perspektiven
20/11/2018 Herman van der Wee Conférence invitée:
Industrial Development and the Standard of Living in a Period of Advancing Merchant Capitalism: The Case of the Southern Low Countries in the 14th-16th Centuries
12/10/2018 re:work, SAIC Workshop: Re:working Labour
09/09/2018 re:work - en coopération avec le département des études afriques et la faculté des arts, University of Nairobi Académie d´été 2018:
Labour and Leisure in Global History (University of Nairobi, Kenia)
04/07/2018 re:work Final Conference: Fellow Year 2017/18"
22/06/2018 Linda Colley & Jan C. Jansen Workshop: Exile and Emigration in an Age of War and Revolution (ca. 1750-1830)
15/06/2018 Sarah Bellows-Blakely Workshop: Doing Academia in a World in Crisis: Why and for Whom?
31/05/2018 Alexandre Fortes & David Mayer Book Presentation:
Brazilian Labour History - New Perspectives in Global Context
30/05/2018 Leon Fink & Juan Manuel Palacio Book Launch:
Labor Justice across the Americas
16/05/2018 Alia Mossallam Conférence invitée:
This is What Socialism Looks Like: Soundscapes of Memory and Archiving Practices of the Aswan High Dam Workers (1960-1970)
03/05/2018 Görkem Akgöz & Nicola Pizzolato Workshop: Across the 'Post‐Industrial' Divide: Rearticulating the Factory as an Object of Inquiry in History and Anthropology
19/04/2018 Allen & Barbara Isaacman Conférence invitée: Indivisible Histories: Racial Violence and Clandestine Migration from Mozambique to Colonial Zimbabwe, 1900-1980 ca.
16/04/2018 Carolyn Steedman Conférence invitée: Work: History and Poetry
13/04/2018 Nitin Varma & Nitin Sinha Conférence: 2nd International Conference Servants'Pasts
08/03/2018 Jennifer Hart Conférence invitée: Of Pirate Drivers and Honking Horns: Mobility, Authority, and Urban Planning in Interwar Accra
16/01/2018 Susan Zimmermann re:work Lecture 2018: Arbeiterinnen aller Länder vereinigt Euch! Die gewerkschaftliche Frauen-Internationale und die internationale Geschlechterpolitik in der Zeit zwischen den Weltkriegen
10/01/2018 Mahua Sarkar Book Launch: Work out of Place
29/10/2017 re:work - en coopération avec National University of
San Martin (UNSAM)
Académie d'été 2017: Labour, Rights, and Mobility (UNSAM, Buenos Aires)
14/12/2017 Kris Manjapra Conférence invitée: Black Ocean of Credit: The British Abolition Act, Expansion in Asia, and the Futures of Slave Finance
15/09/2017 re:work Workshop: In-Between Empires: Trans-imperial History in a Global Age
05/07/2017 re:work Final Conference: Fellow Year 2016/17
27/06/2017 Keith Breckenridge Conférence invitée: Biometric Capitalism: Infrastructures of Identification and Credit Surveillance on the African Continent
24/06/2014 re:work Lange Nacht der Wissenschaften: Zwischen Navigationskunst und Hafenspelunken - Das rauhe Leben der Seeleute im 19. Jahrhundert
20/06/2017 Shulamit Volkov Conférence invitée: Working Jews: Myth and Reality in a Global Perspective
23/05/2017 Rukmini Barua & Naveen Chander Workshop: History, Memory and the Archives of Experience: Oral Histories of Labour in South Asia
02/05/2017 re:work - en cooperation avec le Congreso Latinoamericano y del Caribe Congrès: Trabajo y Trabajadores (La Paz, Bolivie)
07/03/2017 Carlos Quembo Conférence invitée: Productive/Unproductive Labour: the Socialist Mozambican Politics and Labour Mobility
16/02/2017 Nitin Varma & Nitin Sinha Conférence: Servants’ Pasts, 16th to 20th Century
11/01/2017 Leon Fink re:work Lecture 2017: 'Deliverance' Revisited: Trump's Triumph, Liberal Elites, and the Zombie White Working Class
07/12/2016 Prabhu Mohapatra Conférence invitée: Living and Resisting Informality: Two Case Studies in India
06/12/2016 Thomas Lindenberger Conférence invitée: History of Industrial Accidents in the GDR
24/11/2016 Leoni Linek & Jakob Schäfer Workshop: Prekarisierung, Arbeit & Geschlecht
31/10/2016 Michael Wildt Conférence invitée: Work in National Socialism
05/10/2016 Felix Axster Workshop: »DEUTSCHE ARBEIT«: Entstehung, Charakteristik, Effekte eines antisemitischen Topos
26/09/2016 re:work - en coopération avec l'institut d'histoire d'Université du Eduardo Mondlane Académie d'été 2016: Labour, Politics, and Safety (Maputo, Mozambique)
14/07/2016 Lasse Heerten & Daniel Tödt Workshop: Imperial Port Cities in the Age of Steam. Towards a Comparative History of Entanglements
08/07/2016 Marcel van der Linden Conférence: Informalizing Economies: The Present and Past of the Social Question at a Global Level
05/07/2016 Laurent Bazin Conférence invitée: The Politics of Work: A Global Perspective
04/07/2016 Hannah Schilling Workshop: Work in Contemporary City. From Youth’s Work Practices in Abidjan … to Conceptual Lenses on Work Beyond Wage
30/06/2016 re:work Conférence finale: Fellowship 2015/16
22/06/2016 Dmitri van den Bersselaar Conférence invitée: ‘Insulting the Bosses Won't Help’: Trade Unions, Nationalism and the Workplace in Ghana, 1950-1980
21/06/2016 Martin Dusinberre Conférence invitée: Circulations of Labour, Bodies of Work: A Japanese Migrant in Meiji Hawai’i
14/06/2016 Heinz-Gerhard Haupt Conférence invitée: Forms of Informal and Precarious Work in Western and Southern Europe During the 19th and Early 20th Century
30/05/2016 Neda Deneva & Milena Kremakova Workshop: Precarity or Flexibility? Changing Realities of Labour in the New Europe
26/05/2016 Saima Akhtar, Rosa Barotsi & Clio Nicastro Workshop: In Front of the Factory. Cinematic Spaces of Labour
24/05/2016 Gerd Spittler Présentation d'un livre: Anthropologie der Arbeit. Ein Ethnographischer Vergleich?
21/04/2016 Romain Tiquet & Fabien Jobard Workshop: Policing in Africa (19th-21st Centuries): Actors, Knowledge and Practices. French and German Perspectives
19/04/2016 Elke Schüßler Conférence invitée: Work in Global Production Networks: The Case of the Garment Industry in Bangladesh
14/04/2016 Claudia Derichs, Manja Stephan-Emmrich & Shirin Saeid Workshop: Mobile Muslim Professionals: Trans-regional Connectedness and (Non-State) Cooperation in Asia and the Middle East
11/03/2016 Alex Lichtenstein Conférence: Labor, Migration, and the State: Past, Present, Future
03/03/2016 Yoko Tanaka Workshop: Precarious Female Work in Service Sector in International Comparison
25/02/2016 Sandrine Kott & Theresa Wobbe Workshop:
International Labour Organization as a Producer of Statistical Knowledge

12/01/2016 Frederic Cooper re:work Lecture 2016: From Enslavement to Precarity? African Labour History in Global Context
17/09/2015 ITH & re:work Conférence: International Conference of Labor and Social History

09/08/2015 re:work in Kooperation mit dem Preparatory Committee des Institute of Critical Transnational Studies und dem Institut für Geschichte der Sogang University (Seoul, Südkorea) Sommerakademie 2015: Work and Non-Work in Global Perspective. Resonances, Connections, Contradictions
30/06/2015 re:work Conférence finale:Fellowship 2014/15
28/06/2015 Toby Boraman, Paulo Fontes & Alexander Lichtenstein Workshop: Global Labour and the Crises of High Capitalism. Rethinking the 1970s
19/06/2015 Paul-André Rosental Workshop: Work Precariousness in the Context of Economic Growth
16/06/2015 Gerd Spittler Conférence invitée: Do Hunters and Gatherers Work?
04/06/2015 Conférence Conférence: 6 Years of re:work
01/06/2015 Mahua Sarkar Workshop: New Directions in Labour and Migration. Historical Legacies, Present Predicaments and Future Trends
27/05/2015 Felicitas Hentschke & James Williams Workshop: Home-Making as Work: Photographic and Ethnographic Portraits of Houses and Homes in Global and Historical Perspective
12/05/2015 Sabine Rutar Workshop: Arbeit, Lebenslauf und Krieg im südöstlichen Europa. Europäische und globale Aspekte einer Sozial- und Kulturgeschichte des Zweiten Weltkriegs und seiner Folgen
05/05/2015 Knut Kjeldstadli Conférence invitée: The Norwegian Model - Fact or Fiction?
09/04/2015 Paula de la Cruz-Fernández & Dmitri van den Bersselaar Workshop: Multinationals and the Organization of Work
17/03/2015 Mieke Matzke La expérience Quizoola
03/03/2015 Baz Lecocq Conférence invitée: Post-Slavery in African Societies
27/02/2015 Heike Drotbohm, Anupama Rao & Stephen Rockel - en coopération avec la HKW Workshop: Histories of Labour and the Labour of the Image. Harun Farocki's Cinematic Project on Labour
20/02/2015 Marcia C. Schenck Workshop: Of Minds, Migration and Master Narratives: Reframing Labor Migrancy in Mozambique
26/01/2015 re:work - en coopération avec ETHOS (Cheikh Anta Diop University) Académie d'été 2014: Work in Post-Slavery Societies: Gender and Generations in Dakar (Senegal)
22/01/2015 Jürgen Kocka & Jürgen Schmidt Workshop: Zum Verhältnis von global- und nationalhistorischen Ansätzen in der Arbeitergeschichte
10/12/2014 Daniel Eisenberg Documentation (extrait) & discussion: The Unstable Object
05/12/2014 re:work Workshop: Is Global History Truly Global? Positionality of Historians
02/12/2014 Rana Behal Présentation d'un livre: One Hundred Years of Servitude. Political Economy of Tea Plantations in Colonial Assam
06/11/2104 Carola Lentz, Jan Budniok & Andrea Noll Workshop: "The Making of Middle Classes: Social Mobility and Boundary Work in Global Perspective"
16/10/2014 Deirdre McCloskey Conférence invitée: The Condition of the Working Class, 1700-2014, and Why It Changed
17/07/2014 Wonchul Shin Workshop: Workforce Reductions in Shipbuilding Industries. Approaches in Global Labor History Perspective
08/07/2014 re:work Conférence finale: Fellow Year 2013/14
24/06/2014 Larissa Correa Conférence invitée: The AFL-CIO in Brazil. Labour Relations during the Civil-Military Dictatorship (1964-1978)
19/06/2014 Andrea Komlosy Présentation d'un livre: Arbeit. Eine globalhistorische Perspektive. 13. bis 21. Jahrhundert
18/06/2014 Giulia Palladini Conférence invitée: The Free Time of the Nameless. Performance, Labor and Leisure in Times of Crisis
17/06/2014 Mahua Sarkar Conférence invitée: When Motherhood is Paid Work. Surrogacy and the ILO’s Decent Work Agenda
10/05/2014 re:work Lange Nacht der Wissenschaften: Globale Geschichten der Arbeit
13/02/2014 Erdmute Alber & Tatjana Thelen Workshop: Doing Politics – Making Kinship. Back towards a Future Anthropology of Social Organisation and Belonging
03/02/2014 Peter Mark Conférence invitée: Free and Unfree Labor in 17th Century Morocco. Christian Slaves in Al-Mansur´s Weapons Industry
30/01/2014 Ravi Ahuja (ed.) Présentation d'un livre: Working Lives and Worker Militancy. The Politics of Labour in Colonial India
24/11/2013 re:work - en coopération avec l’Université d’État de Campinas Académie d'été 2013: Free and Unfree Labour (Campinas, Brésil)
25/10/2013 Jamie Monson & Niels Petersson Workshop: Working on Globalisation. Work and Transport in Global History after 1945
12/07/2013 re:work Conférence finale: Fellow Year 2013/14
19/06/2013 Martin Klein Conférence invitée: Slavery in the Cities of the Slave Trade. The Case of St. Louis du Senegal
14/06/2013 Işık Tamdoğan & Yavuz Aykan Workshop: Work, Labor and Local Belonging in Early Modern Global Contexts
08/06/2013 re:work Lange Nacht der Wissenschaften: 'Workin' Nine to Five?' Arbeit und Lebenslauf global
04/06/2013 Andreas Wirsching Conférence invitée: Has 'Bourgeois Modernity' Come to an End? Gender, Work and the (De-)Standardization of the Life Course in Western Europe
28/05/2013 Bruce Berman Conférence invitée: Culture, Politics and Identity. The Humanities, Social Sciences and the Constructions of Ethnicity
13/05/2013 Ibrahima Thioub Conférence invitée: Slavery and the Slave Trade. Euro-African Memory of a Global History
16/04/2013 Aldrin Castellucci Conférence invitée: Many Voters and Few Electors. The Difficult Conquest for Workers’ Citizenship in Imperial Brazil (Salvador, 1850-1881)
26/03/2013 Catharina Lis & Hugo Soly Conférence invitée: Worthy Efforts. Attitudes to Work and Workers in Pre-Industrial Europe
19/03/2013 Mani Singh Conférence invitée: A World of Others’ Work. Learning and Improvisation in the Art Practice of Young Maithil Painters
12/03/2013 Alice Mah Conférence invitée: Intergenerational Lessons from the Liverpool Dockers’ Strike. Rebuilding Solidarity
13/02/2013 Josef Ehmer Workshop: Labour, Leisure and Life Course from a Global Historical Perspective
14/12/2012 Michael Wildt Workshop: Work during National Socialism
13/12/2012 Alf Lüdtke Discussion: Deutsche Qualitätsarbeit. Ladungen, Resonanzen und Zuspitzungen einer Vorstellung
11/12/2012 Leo Lucassen Conférence invitée: Towards a Global Comparative Model for Cross-Cultural Migrations, with Special Attention to Japan (1600-2000)
06/12/2012 Erdmute Alber & Heike Drotbohm Workshop: Rethinking Care. Anthropological Perspectives on Life Courses, Kin-Work and their Trans-Local Entanglements
01/12/2012 re:work - en coopération avec l’Université du Witwatersrand Académie d'été 2012: Work, Generation, and Life Course (Johannesburg, Afrique du Sud)
08/11/2012 ILO, Institut d'Études Avancées de Nantes & re:work Conférence: Safety at Work and Job Security
10/07/2012 re:work - en coopération avec l’Université du Vienne Session 176 of the XVIth World Economic History Congress: Work and the Life Course in Comparative Perspective
03/07/2012 re:work Conférence finale: Fellow Year 2011/12
02/07/2012 Richard Roberts Conférence invitée: The Work of Antitrafficking and the Persistence of Trafficking of Women and Children
21/06/2012 Henrique Espada Lima Workshop: The Boundaries of 'Free' Labor. 19th and 20th Century Perspective
19/06/2012 Basile Ndjio Conférence invitée: These Bitches are Witches. Chinese Sex Workers and the Popular Invention of 'Witch-Other' in Cameroon
12/06/2012 József Böröcz Conférence invitée: Intimate Internationalism. Micro-Macrohistories of the Socialist Self
05/06/2012 Sigrid Wadauer Conférence invitée: Struggles over Work and Non-Work (Austria, 1918-1938)
04/05/2012 Anne Griffiths Workshop: Revisiting Communal Land Tenure
17/04/2012 Susan Zimmermann Conférence invitée: Night Work for White Women, Bonded Labour for Colored Women? The International Struggle on Labour Protection and Legal Equality, 1926-1939
07/03/2012 Josef Ehmer, Nicole Meyer-Ahuja & Lutz Raphael Workshop: (De-)Standardisation of Work Biographies in the 20th Century
06/03/2012 Howard French Conférence invitée: China and Africa. Real Stories and Meta-Narratives
06/12/2011 Eric Vanhaute Conférence invitée: Trajectories of Peasant Transformation, a Global and Comparative Analysis (1500-2000)
05/12/2011 re:work - en coopération avec IAAW et l'Université Cheikh Anta Diop Conférence: Les changements dans les modèles culturels du travail en Afrique. Une approche comparative
29/11/2011 Nico Pizzolato 'Unspeakable Brutality'. 1940s Abolitionism and the Campaign against Peonage in the United States
22/11/2011 re:work - en coopération avec Wissenschaftskolleg zu Berlin Workshop: Life Cycle, African Slavery and the Aftermath of Slavery
20/10/2011 re:work Workshop: Global History Globally
03/10/2011 re:work - en coopération avec V. V. Giri NLI, CeMIS & AILH Académie d'été 2011: Working Lives in Global History (Noida, Inde)
25/08/2011 re:work - en coopération avec le projet DFG "Sport Körper Subjekt" Conférence: Sport Körper Subjekt. Sportgeschichte als Kultur- und Gesellschaftsgeschichte der Moderne
05/07/2011 Joseph C. Miller Conférence invitée: States, Regions, and Other Distractions from the Epistemology of History
30/06/2011 re:work Conférence finale: Fellow Year 2010/11
24/06/2011 Sandrine Kott Workshop: How Did Eastern and Western Europe Meet in International Organizations (1945-1973)? A Post-Cold War Perspective
21/06/2011 Charles Ambler Conférence invitée: Work, Leisure and the Commercial Revolution in Central Africa
20/06/2011 Ravi Vasudevan Conférence invitée: Official and Amateur. The Politics of Information Film in Colonial India
18/06/2011 David Warren Sabean Workshop: Household Work
18/05/2011 Jane Burbank & Frederick Cooper Conférence invitée: Empires in World History. Power and the Politics of Difference
10/05/2011 Paul-André Rosental Conférence invitée: World History of a Negotiated Disease. Silicosis in the XXth Century - the Road through Johannesburg
12/04/2011 Phillip Bonner Conférence invitée: Constructing Local Histories. Life, Work and Political Struggles in South Africa's Small and Medium Towns (1945-1995)
05/04/2011 Kurt-Georg Ciesinger Conférence invitée: Discontinuous Work Biographies in the Post-Industrial World of Work. Opportunities and Risks of New Concepts of Work and Life
01/03/2011 Sebastian Conrad Conférence invitée: Labor and the Myth of Confucianist Ethics in Meiji Japan
31/01/2011 Gerd Spittler Workshop: Children's Work in Africa
25/01/2011 Robert Salais Conférence invitée: Work Relationships as Seen by the Economics of Conventions
07/12/2010 Adelheid von Saldern Conférence invitée: Arbeit und Fordismus im 20. Jahrhundert
24/11/2010 Ehud R. Toledano Conférence invitée: Unfree Labor in the Ottoman Empire
16/11/2010 Anil Persaud Conférence invitée: Murder at a Place Called Solitude. Law, Labour and the Making of British Guiana
01/11/2010 re:work - en coopération avec Point Sud Académie d'été 2010: Work and Human Lifecycle in Global History (Bamako, Mali)
10/09/2010 Jan-Patrick Heiß Workshop: "The 'Actor' in Anthropology
30/07/2010 Gerd Spittler Workshop: Ethnologische Perspektiven zur Arbeit
01/07/2010 re:work Conférence finale: Fellow Year 2009/10
30/06/2010 David Coplan Conférence invitée: Word Miners. Basotho Workers’ Auriture and its Interpretation
29/06/2010 Chitra Joshi Conférence invitée: Mail Runners, Roads and the Re-Ordering of Communication Networks in Nineteenth Century India
14/06/2010 Therese Garstenhauer Workshop: Civil Servants, Work, and Life Course
06/05/2010 Rana Behal, Babacar Fall & Alice Mah Workshop: Global History and Sociology of Work - Perspectives from Europe, Africa and Asia
27/04/2010 Ludolf Kuchenbuch Conférence invitée: The Semantics of Work during the Middle Ages
13/04/2010 Vincent Houben Conférence invitée: Javanese Labour Migration in the Colonial Period: Regional and Global Entanglements
09/04/2010 Jacob Eyferth & Therese Garstenhauer Workshop: What is a Standard Life Course?
16/03/2010 Gopalan Balachandran Conférence invitée: Movement to Migration. Historicizing Global Labour Mobility in the 20th Century
16/02/2010 John Barzman Conférence invitée: Dockers – Young and Old in the Port of Le Havre, France
09/02/2010 Odile Goerg Conférence invitée: Work and Gender in African History. The Case of the Sierra Leone Women in Guinea