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Amsterdam School of Historical Studies

Representing and fostering the study of the human past from Antiquity to the present day
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24 - 25 Feb 2020 09:00 - 15:30
This conference, organised by professor of Modern History Elizabeth Buettner (University of Amsterdam) and NIAS fellow James Mark will explore questions such as How did the end of European Empires shape the processes ...
27 Feb 2020 12:00 - 17:00
This CREATE workshop is about Maps-as-Data: Analysing Historical Maps with Computer Vision with Daniel van Strien (British Library) and Kaspar von Beelen (The Alan Turing Institute). The CREATE Salon's topic is ...
28 Feb 2020 15:00 - 17:30
Het beeld van de historicus op tv wordt nog steeds gedomineerd door mastodonten zoals Maarten van Rossum en Geert Mak. Jonge historici leveren ook een belangrijke toevoeging aan het publiek debat door hun onderzoek ...
Research
ASH integrates a variety of (inter)disciplinary perspectives, including history, history of art, literature and religious studies. It encourages collaborations between scholars along thematic lines and in terms of ...
PhD programme
ASH’s vibrant PhD community is very much at the heart of its activities. It has over 40 PhD candidates employed by the faculty and 50 registered externally or self-funded PhD candidates.
News More news
14 February 2020
Eddy Grootes (1936), emeritus professor Historical Dutch Literature, has passed away on 5 February 2020. Eddy Grootes was the first director of the Institute of Culture and History (ICG), the predecessor institution ...
13 February 2020
Three talented researchers of the Faculty of Humanities have been awarded Marie Skłodowska-Curie Individual Fellowships to conduct their research. The fellowships are personal grants, which range from around €175,000 ...
13 February 2020
Thirteen talented UvA researchers have been awarded Marie Skłodowska-Curie Individual Fellowships to conduct their research. The fellowships are personal grants, which range from around €175,000 to €280,000 euros for ...
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