H-Transnational German Studies provides a moderated interdisciplinary network for the discussion of topics relevant to the study of the German diaspora and intercultural transfer between German and non-German societies from the 17th century to the present. H-TGS was formerly H-GAGCS (German-American and German-Canadian Studies). Its archives are available here.

Recent Content

Author: 
Simon J. Bronner, Joshua R. Brown, eds.
Reviewer: 
Birte B. Pfleger

Pfleger on Bronner and Brown, 'Pennsylvania Germans: An Interpretive Encyclopedia'

Simon J. Bronner, Joshua R. Brown, eds. Pennsylvania Germans: An Interpretive Encyclopedia. Young Center Books in Anabaptist and Pietist Studies Series. Baltimore: Johns Hopkins University Press, 2017. Illustrations. 592 pp. $80.00 (e-book), ISBN 978-1-4214-2139-1; $80.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-1-4214-2138-4.

Reviewed by Birte B. Pfleger (California State University, Los Angeles) Published on H-TGS (August, 2018) Commissioned by Alison C. Efford (Marquette University)

Author: 
Lori Gemeiner Bihler
Reviewer: 
Hasia R. Diner

Diner on Bihler, 'Cities of Refuge: German Jews in London and New York, 1935-1945'

Lori Gemeiner Bihler. Cities of Refuge: German Jews in London and New York, 1935-1945. Albany: State University of New York Press, 2018. Illustrations. 232 pp. $85.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-1-4384-6887-7.

Reviewed by Hasia R. Diner (New York University) Published on H-TGS (August, 2018) Commissioned by Alison C. Efford (Marquette University)

Author: 
Myron Echenberg
Reviewer: 
Ernesto Capello

Capello on Echenberg, 'Humboldt's Mexico: In the Footsteps of the Illustrious German Scientific Traveller'

Myron Echenberg. Humboldt's Mexico: In the Footsteps of the Illustrious German Scientific Traveller. Montreal: McGill-Queen's University Press, 2017. 288 pp. $34.95 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-7735-4940-1.

Reviewed by Ernesto Capello (Macalester College) Published on H-TGS (June, 2018) Commissioned by Benjamin Bryce (University of Northern British Columbia)

CFP (conference): Sites of Transit in Europe from WW2 to the present. History, spaces, memories. (deadline 31 May)

Crosspost from H-German (original author: Daniele Salerno)

Sites of Transit in Europe from WW2 to the present.
History, Spaces, Memories

Fondazione Campo Fossoli (Carpi, Modena - Italy)
October 4-5, 2018

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