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Results: 461 - 477 of 477
  • Start 14 Nov 2014
    End 15 Nov 2014
    Technologies of Spectacle - Knowledge Transfer in Early Modern Theater Cultures


    Baroque theater spectacles are frequently celebrated for their ephemerality and inimitability. The technology behind these spectacles is, in contrast, often far less unique. As is well- known, the Early Modern stage ...

  • 12 Nov 2014
    Broodje kaas
    Boundaries & Identities Broodje Kaas Lezing

    12:00 | Lecture

    Wouter Wagemakers (UvA, Boundaries & Identities Research Group) - The Power of Architecture: Architecture and Politics in Sixteenth-Century Verona

  • 30 Oct 2014
    Joyce Goggin
    Eat, Pray, Love: Expanding Adaptations and Global Tourism

    17:00 | Lecture

    Dr Joyce Goggin (University of Amsterdam) will be giving a lecture on 30 October at 17:00 at the Bungehuis, room 401. Her talk, “Eat, Pray, Love: Expanding Adaptations and Global Tourism’ will be the kick off for a ...

  • 29 Oct 2014
    University Library
    'A Tomb Once Stood in this Room’: Memorials to Memorials in Post-Reformation England

    17:00 | Lecture

    This talk is part of the “Dynamics of the Textual Past: Literary Discourse and Cultural Memory in Early Modern Europe, 1600-1800” lecture series that the ASCH research group Cultural Memory, Rhetoric, and Literary ...

  • 24 Oct 2014
    5th postgraduate workshop of the Society for the History of Alchemy and Chemistry

    09:30 - 18:00 | Workshop

    For the first time, the annual postgraduate workshop of the Society for the History of Alchemy and Chemistry (SHAC) will take place outside the United Kingdom, at the University of Amsterdam. The workshop offers ...

  • Start 23 Oct 2014
    End 25 Oct 2014
    Textual Strategies in Greek and Latin War Narrative


    This international conference forms the conclusion of the NWO programme ‘Ancient War Narrative: a combined linguistic-narratological approach’, led by Caroline Kroon (professor of Latin, UvA and VU) and Irene de Jong ...

  • Start 23 Oct 2014
    End 25 Oct 2014
    Inaugural Annual Conference of the International Federation for Public History


    The conference theme is Digital Public History: The Revolution Reconsidered, reflecting the transformation of historical research, production, and dissemination in the digital age.

  • 22 Oct 2014
    Literary Fan Culture in the Netherlands, 1800 to present

    17:00 - 19:00 | Lecture

    The special issue launch event will take place in Spui25, with contributions by Gaston Franssen, Rick Honings, Daniël van der Meer, Edwin Praat and Thomas Vaessens. The first copy of the issue will be presented to ...

  • Start 16 Oct 2014
    End 18 Oct 2014
    The Making of the Humanities IV


    The conference is organised by four members of the ASCH research group 'History and Philosophy of the Humanities': Rens Bod, Julia Kursell, Jaap Maat, Thijs Weststeijn, and includes three further members of this ...

  • 10 Oct 2014
    On the Road for Peace

    10:00 - 16:30 | Conference

    2014 marks the 400-year anniversary of diplomatic relations between the Netherlands and Sweden. To celebrate this event this international congress draws attention to the creation of these relations during the ...

  • 2 Oct 2014
    Vijfde Jacob van Lenneplezing: Jo Tollebeek

    20:00 - 22:00 | Lecture

    Koning Willem I zocht een verleden om zijn rijk één te maken. In 1826 schreef hij een wedstrijd uit: wie schreef het beste voorstel voor een nationale geschiedenis van de Verenigde Nederlanden? De opdracht bleek niet ...

  • Start 29 Sep 2014
    End 30 Sep 2014
    Emotion and Subjectivity, 1300-1900


    The workshop brings together scholars from the Netherlands, Germany and the UK, who are working on various historical and literary approaches to the study of emotions.

  • 17 Sep 2014
    Onbehagen in de Polder
    Het Publieke Onbehagen heeft een eerste boek!

    20:00 - 22:00 | Lecture

    Op woensdagavond 17 september presenteert de Geschiedenis-onderzoeksgroep 'Het publieke onbehagen' haar eerste boek. In 'Onbehagen in de polder – Nederland in conflict sinds 1795' onderzoeken twaalf UvA-historici of ...

  • 17 Sep 2014
    Unheard of? Writing partisan history in the Netherlands

    14:00 - 19:00 | Symposium

    Is Dutch historiography too well-behaved? Does it lack social relevance and public engagement? This symposium takes stock of the partisan traditions in Dutch historiography.

  • 12 Sep 2014
    Estafette van de Europese literatuurgeschiedenis

    17:00 - 19:00 | Lecture

    Boekpresentatie van Irene de Jong, 'Narratology and classics: a practical guide', uitgegeven door Oxford University Press.

  • Start 3 Sep 2014
    End 6 Sep 2014
    Healthscaping premodern urban communities


    Conference session European Association for Urban History, Lisbon Guy Geltner and Claire Weeda (UvA) organise a specialist session on ‘Healthscaping premodern urban communities’ at the European Association for Urban ...

  • 1 Jul 2014
    Urban History Seminar # 7: Cities, nation and empire in the modern age

    15:00 | Event

    In this seventh and final seminar of 2013-14, the research group 'Urban history' will discuss the interaction between cities, nation and empire in a case study on the transfer and appropriation of American planning ...