Work and Memory in the Ruhr Region

Mining has shaped the Ruhr region structurally, physiognomically and mentally to this day. Complex projections and narratives have emerged, which this volume explores in an interdisciplinary way.
Texts, films, photographs, marketing campaigns, and museum narratives are examined for models of representation and narrative strategies.


Ikonologie Band 2


March 17, 2021

The 36th Kunsthistorikertag

has been postponed until 2022.

March 1, 2021

Brill takes over Vandenhoeck & Ruprecht

Brill will take over the Vandenhoeck & Ruprecht publishing houses in Germany and Austria on 1 March 2021. Here you can find the press release.

October 27, 2020

Podcast about the book "Der kleine Film"

Linda Waack's dissertation "Der kleine Film" deals with amateur films from the period of National Socialism and deals with this small form as a historiographical and film theoretical factor. Listen to the podcast now!