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New research project on the industrial histories of the Minette region

17 July 2019

written by :
Stefan Krebs

New research project on the industrial histories of the Minette region

The C²DH has signed an agreement with the “European Capital of Culture Esch 2022” asbl (non-profit organisation) for the research project “Remixing Industrial Pasts in the Digital Age: Sounds, Images, Ecologies, Practices and Materialities in Space and Time”.
News
"Une histoire contemporaine du Luxembourg en 70 chroniques" par Denis Scuto

24 May 2019

written by :
Denis Scuto

"Une histoire contemporaine du Luxembourg en 70 chroniques" par Denis Scuto

Édité par le C²DH et la Fondation Robert Krieps, ce livre recueille les chroniques de l'historien Denis Scuto publiées de 2015 à 2019 au quotidien luxembourgeois "Tageblatt". Il est richement illustré de documents souvent inédits.
Thinkering
 Workshop on Histories of Maintenance, Repair, Reuse and Disposal

24 January 2019

written by :
Douglas Lambert, Stefan Krebs

Workshop on Histories of Maintenance, Repair, Reuse and Disposal

This report summarises a C²DH-hosted workshop concerning some undervalued and overlooked aspects of technology.
Event
Histories of Technology’s Persistence: Repair, Reuse, and Disposal

6 November 2018

Histories of Technology’s Persistence: Repair, Reuse, and Disposal

International workshop at the Luxembourg Centre for Contemporary and Digital History.
News
Kulturen des Reparierens: Dinge - Wissen - Praktiken

22 May 2018

written by :
Stefan Krebs

Kulturen des Reparierens: Dinge - Wissen - Praktiken

Reparieren und Instandhalten sind ökonomisch wie kulturell zentrale Praktiken im »Leben« technischer Dinge und Infrastrukturen. Der Band rückt diese bislang wenig untersuchten Tätigkeiten in den Vordergrund und fragt nach den Wissensformen der unterschiedlichen Kulturen des Reparierens.
News
CfP: Histories of Technology’s Persistence: Repair, Reuse and Disposal

22 May 2018

written by :
Stefan Krebs

CfP: Histories of Technology’s Persistence: Repair, Reuse and Disposal

The Luxembourg Centre for Contemporary and Digital History (C²DH) is organising a two day workshop (7-8 December 2018) on "Histories of Technology’s Persistence: Repair, Reuse and Disposal".
Thinkering
Steel and iron corpornations: from Luxembourg to Brazil and back in a century

8 May 2018

written by :
Irma Hadžalić

Steel and iron corpornations: from Luxembourg to Brazil and back in a century

A sneak peek at my upcoming PhD thesis.
Forum Z
Industrial heritage

2 May 2018

written by :
Karin Priem

Industrial heritage

This edition of Forum Z combined a public collection of photos, pictures and objects on industrial heritage with presentations by Luxembourg and international experts.
Event
Industriekultur im Bild. Visuelle Vermittlungsstrategien gesellschaftlichen Wandels in Luxemburg (ca. 1890-1940)

14 February 2018

Industriekultur im Bild. Visuelle Vermittlungsstrategien gesellschaftlichen Wandels in Luxemburg (ca. 1890-1940)

Research seminar with Ira Plein, C²DH PhD Student
Event
Machines, Masses, and Metaphors

2 November 2017

Machines, Masses, and Metaphors: The Visual Making of Industrial Work(ers) in Interwar Luxembourg

Presentation by Ira Plein, PhD candidate at the C²DH and member of the research team FAMOSO.
Data
Glanz und Elend der Kunstkopf-Stereophonie

6 July 2017

written by :
Stefan Krebs, Andreas Fickers

Glanz und Elend der Kunstkopf-Stereophonie

“Glanz und Elend der Kunstkopf-Stereophonie” – A radio play from Stefan Krebs, with Hans Peter Hallwachs as Kunstkopf; Stephan Wurfbaum as journalist and Andreas Fickers as media archaeologist; Research, script and mise-en-scène: Stefan Krebs; Sound: Christian Schimmöller; Producer: Werner Bleisteiner; Historical and technical advisors: Günther Hess and Stephan Peus. A production of the Centre for Contemporary and Digital History of the University of Luxembourg in cooperation with Bavarian Broadcasting and the EU-research project ORPHEUS, 2017.
Thinkering
Le laboratoire psychotechnique de l’Institut Emile Metz

9 May 2017

written by :
Karin Priem

The FAMOSO projects

Fabricating modern societies: Industries of reform as educational responses to societal challenges (FAMOSO and FAMOSO-2)