The Intercultural Zeitgeist in London, 1780-1832

The Intercultural Zeitgeist in London, 1780-1832
11 December 2019, 9.30am - 6.00pm
Room 246, Second Floor, Senate House, Malet Street, London WC1E 7HU

As the centre of an emerging Empire, London was the site of many intercultural exchanges—especially between Germany and Great Britain—in a multifarious array of forms, methods, and disciplines. This seminar brings together leading scholars in the Anglo-German field to explore the intercultural Zeitgeist in London during the late eighteenth and early nineteenth centuries.  

Speakers include Maike Oergel (University of Nottingham); James Raven (University of Essex); Elinor Shaffer (University College London); James Vigus (Queen Mary, University of London); Maximiliaan van Woudenberg (University of Cambridge).

Seminar organisers: Elinor Shaffer and Maximiliaan van Woudenberg.

By invitation. To participate, contact the organisers by email at


Jane Lewin
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