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Results: 1 - 20 of 521
  • 20 Feb 2020
    ACUH seminar: Dangerous cities

    15:30 - 17:00 | Event

    Marion Pluskota (Leiden University) will give a talk on the mapping of crime in the past and what it tells us about the gendered use of the urban space.

  • 12 Feb 2020
    Technical Art History: new perspectives & more dimensions

    10:00 - 18:00 | Event

    This edition of the Technical Art History Colloquia is organised in collaboration with the Netherlands Institute for Conservation, Art and Science (NICAS). During this full-day programme, researchers with various ...

  • 10 Feb 2020
    Theology and Religious Studies: Western Esotericism
    Current Issues with Selma Leydesdorff

    16:00 - 17:30 | Lecture

    Selma Leydesdorff will give the lecture ‘Testimony and the Many Forms of Truth’ in the programme Current Issues in Religious Studies and Western Esotericism.

  • 7 Feb 2020
    PhD defense: Suzanne Luger

    13:00 | Event

    Suzanne Luger, ASH PhD candidate, will defend the dissertation entitled 'Lost in Latin Translation. Teaching Students to Produce Coherent Target Texts' supervised by Prof. Caroline Kroon and Prof. Gert Rijlaarsdam ...

  • 6 Feb 2020
    Modern History Lecture by Daniel Bessner

    16:00 - 18:00 | Lecture

    Daniel Bessner (University of Washington) will give the lecture 'Democracy in Exile: Hans Speier and the Rise of the Defense Intellectual'. The lecture is organised by the Modern History Research Group.

  • 6 Feb 2020
    Dutch Reactions to the Polish Antisemitic Campaign of March 1968 - Lecture Dr Iwona Guść (Webster University Leiden)

    16:00 | Event

    This talk will unravel the dynamics of European Holocaust memory and antisemitism in the aftermath of the Six-Day War in the Middle East in 1967. More specifically, it will explore the diplomatic tensions between ...

  • 4 Feb 2020
    Vossius Seminar

    15:00 - 17:15 | Symposium

    At the next Vossius Seminar Juan Bubello (University of Buenos Aires) and Stephen Clucas (Birbeck, University of London) will present their research. Juan Bubello: “Alchemy, politics and power in the Spain of Felipe ...

  • 31 Jan 2020
    PhD defense: Josephine van den Bent

    13:00 | Event

    Josephine van den Bent, ASH PhD candidate, will defend the dissertation entitled 'Mongols in Mamluk Eyes. Representing Ethnic Others in the Medieval Middle East' supervised by Prof. Guy Geltner and Prof. Maaike van ...

  • 30 Jan 2020
    Contested Histories in Museums

    16:30 - 19:30 | Event

    The international and Dutch students of the MA Museum Studies of the University of Amsterdam present on the 30th of January the theme of MuseumCamp 2020, which will be held on the 13th-15th May, 2020.

  • 30 Jan 2020
    2nd NINO Annual Meeting: Magic, rituals and cult in the ancient Near East

    09:45 - 18:30 | Event

    Organizer Ilan Peled has brought together a number of speakers on Mesopotamia and the Cuneiform World (session 1) and on Egyptology, Archaeology and Material Culture (session 2). Lightning sessions (project ...

  • 29 Jan 2020
    Early Public Health Wikithon

    15:30 | Event

    We invite you all to join the Premodern Healthscaping team to make a focused intervention on Public Health History and a handful of related entries on Wikipedia in languages other than English, Dutch, Italian, French ...

  • 19 Dec 2019
    Technical Art History Colloquium

    17:00 - 19:00 | Event

    The Scriptorium Collective is an independent consortium of researchers, craftsmen and curators of university libraries concerned with the production, usage and research of religious books in the wider context of book ...

  • Start 12 Dec 2019
    End 14 Dec 2019
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    Memory, Word and Image: W.G. Sebald's Artistic Legacies

    Conference

    Artists tend to work across disciplines and “art cannot be disciplined” (Hito Steyerl). Taking the case of W.G. Sebald’s interdisciplinary word and image practice on memory and presences of (migratory) lives as ...

  • 11 Dec 2019
    PhD defense: Robert Sinterniklaas

    15:00 | Event

    Robert Sinterniklaas, ASH PhD candidate, will defend the dissertation entitled 'Information Age Airpower in Afghanistan. Development of the air campaign in Afghanistan and how it supported strategic and operational ...

  • 9 Dec 2019
    Theology and Religious Studies: Western Esotericism
    Building-blocks of a new cultural theory of magic

    16:00 - 17:30 | Lecture

    Can ‘magic’ be re-established as an analytical term of cross-cultural and diachronic scope? The lecture by Bernd-Christian Otto (Universität Erfurt, Germany) suggests a methodological pathway that allows for ...

  • 4 Dec 2019
    The Travelling European: Towards a Cultural History of Travel

    17:00 | Lecture

    In the ARTES Global Travel Cultures Research Seminar, Prof. Astrid Köhler (Queen Mary University of London) will give the lecture ' The Travelling European: Towards a Cultural History of Travel '.

  • 4 Dec 2019
    PhD defense: Wim Ros

    15:00 - 16:00 | Event

    Wim Ros, ASH PhD candidate, will defend the dissertation entitled 'Fundamentum Organisandi. Het orgel in de 15e eeuw, architectuur en ontwerp' supervised by Prof. Lex Bosman and Prof. Hans Fidom (VU).

  • 28 Nov 2019
    Engraving from Vincent Levinus's 1715
    Malcolm X and the concept of human rights

    16:00 - 17:30 | Symposium

    Emma Stone Mackinnon (Cambridge) will give the lecture "Malcolm X and the concept of human rights" in the Utrecht/Amsterdam Seminar Global Intellectual History.

  • 27 Nov 2019
    'The taste of Amsterdam' with Justyna Wubs-Mrozewicz

    12:30 - 13:15 | Event

    The latest yearbook of Amstelodamum is all about food cultures, and on the 27th of November Justyna Wubs-Mrozewicz will be joining a Q&A with one of the journal's editors to talk about beer import, production and ...

  • 27 Nov 2019
    Amsterdam School of Historical Studies ASH
    PhD/ MA workshop 'Studying Minorities: Interdisciplinary Perspectives'

    10:30 - 17:00 | Workshop

    This ASH/ ARTES workshop aims to bring together MA and PhD students whose research involves communities, minorities, diasporas, and community relations, to reflect on theoretical and analytical debates that could ...