A weekly series of events in spring/summer 2024

Mondays from 16.00 to 18.00 (start: 08.04.2024 | end: 08.07.2024)

Venue: Institute of Sports Science, University of Münster, seminar room Ho 101 (travel information). The event will take place hybrid. After registration you will automatically receive a Zoom link by e-mail.

Organiser: Willibald Gebhardt Institute (WGI) in cooperation with ....

  • Department of Education and Culture at the Institute of Sport and Exercise Sciences at the University of Münster
  • University of Education in Ludwigsburg, Department of Sport
  • European Committee for Sports History (CESH)
  • University of Rouen Normandy, CETAPS (UR 3832)
Schedule of events
  • 08.04.24 | Prof. Dr Daphné Bolz, Rouen | The IOC and the nationalist question after World War I
  • 15.04.24 | Prof. Dr Udi Carmi, Tel-Hai Academic College, Israel | Israel and the Olympic Movement
  • 22.04.24 | Dr Andreas Höfer, German Sports and Olympic Museum, Cologne | Squaring the Rings - Peace Games in Times of War
  • 29.04.24 | Cand. Phil. Yoonkyu Song, PhD student at the University of Münster | Korea in the Olympic Movement
  • 6.05.24 | Junior Professor Dr Helga Leineweber, University of Münster | Special Olympics and Inclusion in Sport and Sport Pedagogy
  • 13.05.24 | Prof. i.R. Dr Michael Krüger, Münster (WGI) | Sport and Peace
  • 27.05.24 | Prof. i.R. Dr Dr h.c. Roland Naul, Münster (WGI) | Olympic Education
  • 03.06.24 | Prof. Dr Kay Schiller, University of Durham | The 1972 Munich Olympic Games and the assassination attempt
  • 10.06.24 | Prof. Dr Stefan Wassong, DSHS Cologne | Olympia in Sports Studies
  • 17.06.24 | Prof. Dr Olaf Stieglitz, University of Leipzig | The 1932 Olympic Games in Los Angeles and the Germans
  • 24.06.24 | Prof. Dr Annette Hofmann, PH Ludwigsburg, Department of Sport | Olympic Study Day *
  • 01.07.24 | Prof. Dr Patrick Clastres, Université Lausanne | Faire la biographie de Pierre de Coubertin
  • 08.07.24 | Dr Emanuel Hübner, Gymnasium Herford | Olympic Games in Germany - continuities and ruptures

* The lecture by Mrs Hofmann will take place in the lecture hall of the PH Ludwigsburg. The lecture will be streamed via Zoom.

Photo credits: Cover picture: Adobe Stock, Sports field: Medienlabor IfS | Design: Markus Jürgens