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Results: 1 - 20 of 466
  • 13 Sep 2019
    Modern History Workshop on ‘Race, Gender, and Transnationalism in Postcolonial Europe’

    10:00 - 13:00 | Workshop

    Guest researchers Valeria Deplano (University of Cagliari) and Pamela Ohene-Nyako (University of Geneva) will give a presentation in the workshop on ‘Race, Gender, and Transnationalism in Postcolonial Europe’ ...

  • 13 Sep 2019
    PhD defense: Susanne Borowski

    10:00 | Event

    Susanne Borowski, ASH PhD candidate, will defend the dissertation entitled 'Phentesilea und ihre Schwestern – Amazonen als Bauform des Heldenepos' supervised by Prof. Irene de Jong and Dr Mark Heerink.

  • 4 Jul 2019
    Conceptualising Colonial Childhood

    10:15 - 11:30 | Lecture

    The Modern History Research Group and the COAC network are happy to announce the public lecture Conceptualising Colonial Childhood by David M. Pomfret (University of Hong Kong). This public lecture is part of the ...

  • 2 Jul 2019
    PhD defense: Eleá de la Porte

    12:00 | Event

    Eleá de la Porte, ASH PhD candidate, will defend the dissertation entitled 'Verlichte verhalen. De omgang met het verleden in de Nederlandse verlichting' supervised by Prof. Wyger Velema.

  • 28 Jun 2019
    Joden en moslims in Amsterdam in internationaal maatschappelijk krachtenveld

    10:00 - 16:00 | Symposium

    Het symposium is de publieke afsluiting van het NWO-onderzoeksproject “Delicate Relations: Jews and Muslims in Amsterdam and London”. Dit vergelijkende en interdisciplinaire project richt zich op de relaties tussen ...

  • 28 Jun 2019
    Law and religion in the Middle East and Mediterraneam through the Ages

    09:30 - 17:00 | Workshop

    This workshop gathers a select group of specialists who will discuss the different aspects of the relationship between law and religion in the Middle East and the Mediterranean basin from ancient times on.

  • 21 Jun 2019
    Character assassination! Media and mudslinging from Caligula to King Gorilla

    09:30 - 16:30 | Symposium

    Character assassination is a phenomenon that can be found in every historical epoch. Throughout the ages, numerous kings, queens, generals, clergymen, thinkers and rebels have suffered visual and verbal attacks which ...

  • 20 Jun 2019
    Back to Black

    15:00 - 17:30 | Symposium

    The new edition of the monthly Technical Art History Colloquium is a special edition dedicated the opening of the exhibition 'Back to Black' at Museum Hof van Busleyden in Mechelen (BE). The colloquium will have the ...

  • 20 Jun 2019
    Boekomslag Policing the Urban Environment in Premodern Europe
    Policing the Urban Environment in Premodern Europe

    14:00 - 17:00 | Symposium

    You are warmly invited to attend the symposium and book launch of Policing the Urban Environment in Premodern Europe, edited by Carole Rawcliffe and Claire Weeda.

  • 18 Jun 2019
    Modern History Lecture by Alexandra Oanca

    16:00 - 18:00 | Symposium

    Alexandra Oanca will give the lecture "'We'll Always Have Paris': Post-colonial Perspectives on the 'Cultures' of European Cultural Diplomacy in the City of Casablanca". The lecture is organised by the Modern History ...

  • 12 Jun 2019
    PhD defense: Lina Weber

    10:00 | Event

    Lina Weber, ASH PhD candidate, will defend the dissertation entitled 'Bound by debt. Political arguments concerning state finance in Great Britain and the Dutch Republic, 1694-1795' supervised by Prof. Wyger Velema ...

  • 11 Jun 2019
    Engraving from Vincent Levinus's 1715
    The future of intellectual history

    16:00 - 17:30 | Symposium

    Richard Whatmore (Saint-Andrews) will give the lecture "The future of intellectual history" in the Utrecht/Amsterdam Seminar Global Intellectual History.

  • 11 Jun 2019
    Religious Peace: A Historical Reflection

    15:30 | Lecture

    The colloquium in June will be co-organised with the The Netherlands Institute for Advanced Study in the Humanities and Social Sciences (NIAS-KNAW). Wayne te Brake, Em. Professor of History from Purchase College, ...

  • Start 11 Jun 2019
    End 14 Jun 2019
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    Thinking and Planning the Future in Heritage Management


    ICOMOS University Forum organizes in collaboration with ICOMOS International and ICOMOS Netherlands the conference 'Thinking and Planning the Future in Heritage Management' in Amsterdam on 11-14 June 2019.

  • 6 Jun 2019
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    CREATE Salon: digital tools and data in Art History

    15:00 - 17:00 | Event

    Rachel Esner (University of Amsterdam) will discuss her work on a database of exhibitions in Dutch art museums. Menno den Engelse (Islands of meaning) will present a dataset of exhibitions in the 19th century ...

  • 5 Jun 2019
    Valedictory speech Kees Zandvliet

    16:00 | Lecture

    Kees Zandvliet will give his valedictory speech 'De wereldberoemde familie Blaeu'. Blaeu and the Atlas Maior symbolize the Republic as the bookshop and knowledge centre of the world in the 17th century. He points out ...

  • 3 Jun 2019
    LaGuardia. The Habsburg mayor of New York

    17:00 - 19:00 | Event

    Dominique Reill (University of Miami) has published extensively on the history of multidimensional understandings of identifications in Europe. In this lecture she will focus on the Habsburg mayor of New York – ...

  • 3 Jun 2019
    A scholar in his Study
    Vossius Seminar

    15:00 - 17:30 | Symposium

    At the next Vossius Seminar Mathijs Boom (UvA) and Georgiana Hedesan (U. Oxford, Vossius fellow UvA) will present their research. Mathijs Boom: "Unearthing the deep past in the 18th-century Low Countries" and ...

  • 3 Jun 2019
    Identities beyond the nation

    10:00 - 12:00 | Event

    Workshop about the importance of questions of regionalism, peripheries, (urban) cosmopolitanisms and trans- and cross-border processes of identification, and how these found resonance in a variety of cultural and ...

  • 29 May 2019
    PhD defense: Ingeborg van Vugt

    10:00 | Event

    Ingeborg van Vugt, ASH PhD candidate, will defend the dissertation entitled 'The structure and dynamics of scholarly networks between the Dutch Republic and the Grand Duchy of Tuscany in the 17th century' supervised ...