International Scientific Conference

THE TIME OF DUCHY OF COURLAND AND SEMIGALLIA: A UNIQUE PERIOD IN WORLD HISTORY” 17 September 2020 Kuldiga Culture Centre, Kuldiga, Latvia During online conference you would like to ask some question to researchers, please send it to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. or write it in Kuldīga District Museum Facebook page @kuldigasmuzejs comment at the online event. ​Do not forget to write both your name and surname in your e-mail and the name of the rapporteur/lecturer to whom you are asking this question! The information you submit (name, surname and e-mail address) will only be used for that purpose so that we can contact you during the conference or after it. ​The questions to the rapporteurs we ask to send in time during the presentation of the report. Submitted questions will be asked to each researcher immediately after the speech. Seventeen academics from five European countries will take part in this conference. Papers cover lesser-known aspects of the history and culture of the Duchy of Courland and Semigallia and 16th–18th century Kuldīga in the European and global contexts, and present a fresh approach to previously analysed issues. The conference is organized by the Kuldīga District Museum in collaboration with the Kuldīga District Municipality, University of Latvia, and the Institute for Heritage Management (Germany).

Programme: HERE

Summary of reports:  HERE

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