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Past ASH events

Results: 21 - 40 of 537
Results: 21 - 40 of 537
  • 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 ...

  • 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.

  • 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
    Memory, Word and Image: W.G. Sebald's Artistic Legacies


    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
    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
    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
    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 ...

  • 25 Nov 2019
    Vossius Seminar

    15:00 - 17:00 | Symposium

    At the next Vossius Seminar Sylvia Pauw (UvA) and Sebastiaan Broere (UvA) will present their research. Sylvia Pauw: "J.H. Lambert on the nature of scientific concepts" and Sebastiaan Broere: "Raising the Standard? ...

  • 21 Nov 2019
    ACUH seminar with Nathan van Kleij and Gerard Wiegers

    15:30 - 17:00 | Event

    During our work in progress sessions, we invite two ACUH members to reflect on recent or forthcoming journal articles, book chapters, and/or research projects. On the 21st of November, together with Nathan van Kleij ...

  • 21 Nov 2019
    Collecting Dutch War Collections

    12:00 - 18:00 | Event

    The Dutch network for WO II collections Netwerk Oorlogsbronnen organizes the network day 'Oorlogsbronnen4all. The Power of Cooperation'. The network aims to assist end users of Dutch war collections in finding their ...

  • 20 Nov 2019
    Liminoid spaces. German and British seaside resorts in the 19th and 20th centuries

    17:00 | Event

    Liminoid spaces are spaces where everyday life dimensions and experiences are transgressed. The paper explores seaside resorts as liminoid spaces and examines different dimensions of liminality: spatial, social and ...