Humboldt-Universität zu Berlin - Science Communication in 20th Century Europe

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Arne Schirrmacher (email)

Mail address

Institut für Geschichtswissenschaften
Unter den Linden 6
10099 Berlin

(Office: Mohrenstraße 40/41, room 340)

Tel. -49-30-2093-1740 or -49-30-850-121-07


Workshop Location

Luisensaal, 2nd floor, Luisenstr. 56, 10117 Berlin

Home of the Humboldt Graduate School

(former Royal Veterinary School "Königliche Tierarzneischule" by Ludwig Ferdinand Hesse 1839/40)



Single rooms have been reserved for invited speakers from May 3 (date of arrival) to May 5 (day of departure) and will be payed by the ESF.



Travel Expenses

Invited speakers will be reimbursed for the following expenses after the workshop

  • Air tickets should be tourist class or at a lower rate if cheaper tickets, e.g. PEX/APEX, are available. (To benefit from the most economical fare, early booking is essential. Where no price is indicated on the ticket, the invoice should also be provided to the convenor.)
  • Train tickets and train supplements.
  • Use of private car can be reimbursed on the basis of train fare or, for longer distances, on the basis of the APEX airfare where this is more economical.



  • Tegel (TXL)
  • Schönefeld (SFX)



Public Transport

  • BVG



Berlin (general information)