Magazine Humboldt Kosmos
What if Humboldt were a researcher today? The Humboldt Kosmos magazine about the secret of an eternal idol. more...
Four researchers selected to receive the Alexander von Humboldt Professorship 2019
Alexander von Humboldt Professorship 2019: Four researchers selected to receive Germany’s most valuable research award. more...
Interview with Hans-Christian Pape
Interview with Hans-Christian Pape: "We need reliable and trustworthy information instead of fake news and extremes." more...
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Humboldt Network

The Foundation maintains a network of more than 29,000 Humboldtians from all disciplines in over 140 countries worldwide. Search the Humboldt Network according to name, discipline, keyword and publication.

Publications by Humboldtians

Eli Rubin: Amnesiopolis

Eli Rubin:

Modernity, Space, and Memory in East Germany

Oxford University Press, 2019.

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