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The Germanic Tribes- Archaeological Perspectives | Expert Interviews


Many myths and clichés exist around the Germanic tribes. The ancient Roman historians have certainly contributed to this. But what do the material legacies of Germanic societies tell us about themselves? We asked four renowned archaeologists in front of the camera what archaeology currently knows about the Germanic societies and which clichés have to be thrown overboard.

In conversation with:

  • Prof. Dr. Michael Meyer, Freie Universität Berlin
  • Prof. Dr. Heiko Steuer, Albert-Ludwigs-Universität Freiburg
  • Dr. Babette Ludowici, Braunschweigische Landesmuseen
  • Prof. Dr. Hans-Jörg Karlsen, Universität Rostock