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2019.06.20 | Debate

Karen Gram-Skjoldager and Haakon A. Ikonomou attends the UN Library at Geneva Library Talk to launch book

Karen Gram-Skjoldager and Haakon A. Ikonomou will appear at the United Nations Library at Geneva Library Talk, together with academics and practitioners, to discuss and explore innovations in global diplomacy from the League of Nations to the United Nations. Here they will be launching: The League of Nations:…

2019.06.13 | Lecture / talk

Karen Gram-Skjoldager and Haakon A. Ikonomou presents at DIIS-event marking the centenary of the Versailles Treaty

On June 12, 2019, Karen Gram-Skjoldager and Haakon A. Ikonomou each presented their research in the panel "The new global order: The League of Nations" at the DIIS-event "Global Order and Disorder - The Peace following World War One - a hundred years later". Karen Gram-Skjoldager gave a presentation entitled…

2019.05.16 | Lecture / talk

Haakon Ikonomou gave talk on Thanassis Aghnides and The Greco-Turkish Population Exchange at the Seeger Centre for Hellenic Studies

On February 19th 2019, Haakon A. Ikonomou gave the lecture "Between The Levant and The League: Thanassis Aghnides and The Greco-Turkish Population Exchange" at the Seeger Centre for Hellenic Studies, at Princeton…

2018.12.09 | Conference

Haakon A. Ikonomou's talk on Thanassis Aghnides and the makings of a hybrid international bureaucrat is now available on YouTube

Haakon A. Ikonomou presented a paper entitled "Between the Ottoman Levant and the League: Thanassis Aghnides and the makings of a hybrid international bureaucrat" at the 3rd International Conference of The Levantine Heritage Foundation, Athens, 2-3 November 2018. The presentation is now available on…

2018.10.30 | Lecture / talk

Presentation at University of Southern Denmark

On Wednesday 7 November 2018 Karen Gram-Skjoldager will present the Invention of International Bureaucracy project at an internal research seminar at the University of Southern Denmark

2018.10.30 | Debate

BBC Radio 4: The Dream of World Government

Karen Gram-Skjoldager has contributed to the BBC 4 programme 'The Dream of World Government' in which David Miliband looks at the League of Nations and its internationalist legacies https://www.bbc.co.uk/programmes/b0bgvfgk

2018.10.29 | Conference

Karen Gram-Skjoldager and Haakon A. Ikonomou present at the 3rd New Diplomatic History Conference (RIAS - Middelburg)

Karen Gram-Skjoldager and Haakon A. Ikonomou presented the paper "Establishing a New Diplomatic Profession: Developing a Code of Conduct for the International Civil Servant, c. 1920-1960" at the 3rd New Diplomatic History Conference at the Roosevelt Institute for American Studies in Middelburg, Netherlands. (Link to…

2018.09.09 | Conference

Karen Gram-Skjoldager and Emil Eiby Seidenfaden present at Oxford Conference

Karen Gram-Skjoldager will be presenting our ongoing research at the conference ‘Contemporary International History: Current Perspectives, Future Directions’ at Oxford University 10-11 September 2018. Emil Eiby Seidenfaden will attend a PhD Masterclass at the conference and present the paper “Legitimizing International Bureaucracy – the…

2018.08.28 | Arts

Karen Gram-Skjoldager and Torsten Kahlert to present paper at conference on Global Diplomacy

At the conference on Global Diplomacy – a Post-Institutional Approach hosted by the University of Basel on 29-31 August, Karen Gram-Skjoldager and Torsten Kahlert will present the paper “Scandinavians and the League of Nations Secretariat, 1919–1946” (co-written with Haakon A. Ikonomou). Please find the program…

2018.05.30 | Arts

PhD Pre-defence of Emil Eiby Seidenfaden - "The Public Legitimization Strategies of the League of Nations 1919-1945"

Thursday June 7, 2018, Emil Eiby Seidenfaden will do a pre-defence on his thesis "The Public Legitimization Strategies of the League of Nations 1919-1945". Opponent on the pre-defence will be Docent, Professor Louis Clerc (University of Turku). Time: 16:30-18:00 Place: Aarhus University,…

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