Dr. Anton F. Guhl is a historian. He works at the Karlsruhe Institute of Technology. In 2008 he participated in the Berlin Fellowship and in 2009 he attended a Humanity in Action seminar in Washington DC. From 2009 to 2011 Anton served as Program Coordinator for the Berlin Fellowship program. He was also a member of the Board of the German Senior Fellow Network. In his 2019 published doctoral thesis he examined the denazification of the University of Hamburg and received the DGGMNT 2017 Promotion Award (Förderpreis der Deutschen Gesellschaft für Geschichte der Medizin, Naturwissenschaft und Technik). He authored several books and articles with a focus on German History in the 20th century.
More from Anton F. Guhl
The "Wave of Smears“ in 1959/1960
The "Wave of Smears“ in 1959/1960 is a project that aims to raise awareness of covert Antisemitism, educate about the history of hateful graffiti, and develop teaching materials in Hamburg.
Video: The "Wave of Smears“ in 1959/1960
The “Wave of Smears“ in 1959/1960 in the city of Hamburg illustrated how latent Antisemitism can escalate in a democratic society within a few days. This project raises awareness of covert Antisemitism, educates about the history of hateful graffiti in Hamburg and develops teaching materials.
Why not? A Critical Look at Upward Mobility Within Berlin's Impermeable Education System
This article analyses the impact of the German education system on upward mobility, more specifically its tier track system. Berlin served as the case study for the three authors.