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  • Start 2 Feb 2019
    End 16 Mar 2019
    Greece, cradle of civilization
    BA course Greece. Cradle of civilization?

    00:00 - 00:00 | Course

    Course for BA-students from all Dutch Universities, with at least 48 EC in the Humanities. The Netherlands Institute at Athens and the University of Amsterdam organize this course.

  • 20 Feb 2019
    A century of geopolitics in the Middle East

    19:30 - 21:30 | Event

    The end of World War I marked the beginning of turbulent times for the Middle East. During this Gravin Van Bylandt Century Session, NGIZ Amsterdam examines the geopolitical history of the Middle East. How has it ...

  • 21 Feb 2019
    EAST Seminar: Politics by other means: Soviet trade with Ghana and Mali as development competition

    17:00 - 19:00 | Lecture

    This paper analyses trade exchanges between the Soviet Union, Ghana and Mali during the first half of the 1960s, exploring the principles that guided trade and assessing its impact on the three countries’ economies ...

  • 21 Feb 2019
    Life after English

    17:00 - 18:30 | Event

    'Life after English' is a careers and networking session, aimed at students and graduates of English Language and Culture. This event is organized by the Alumnikring Engels and Etcetera, the student association of ...

  • 21 Feb 2019
    Future politics. An evening with Jamie Susskind

    20:00 - 21:30 | Event

    Rapid and relentless technological innovation, from artificial intelligence to virtual reality, are transforming the way we live together. We invite you to discuss the directions our lives and politics are likely to ...

  • 21 Feb 2019
    Spinozalezing Catherine Malabou
    Spinoza Lecture: Beyond the "archic" Principle

    20:15 - 22:00 | Lecture

    Catherine Malabou will hold the Spinoza Chair of the Department of Philosophy of the Faculty of Humanities in the second term of the academic year 2018-2019 and will be delivering the accompanying two Spinoza ...

  • 22 Feb 2019
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    CreativeMornings Amsterdam x VOX-POP

    08:30 - 10:00 | Event

    Get ready for an inspiring breakfast session brought to you by CreativeMornings Amsterdam! CreativeMornings is a monthly breakfast lecture series for the creative community. For this month’s global theme ‘Symmetry’, ...

  • 22 Feb 2019
    Workshop ‘Seks and Science in Early Modern Europe’

    09:00 - 17:00 | Event

    Sex is a relatively recent invention. Reproduction is intrinsic in human beings, yet sex and sexuality are conceptual constructions of later ages. In the early modern period physicians, anatomists, philosophers and ...

  • 22 Feb 2019
    German signage in Namibia
    Routes of Communication between Africa and Europe

    09:30 - 13:30 | Conference

    How do people in Africa and Europe communicate with each other in the 21st century? What effects do mass media have on the interplay between local and global language use? These questions, among others, will be ...

  • 22 Feb 2019
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    Climate Change yet Business as Usual: Parable of Sustainable Rural Cities in Chiapas, Mexico

    15:30 - 17:00 | Lecture

    This lecture situates rural reconstruction projects, which have been implemented since the late 2000s in Chiapas, in the context of climate change and new rural development perspectives on sustainability.

  • 22 Feb 2019
    Law in the worlds of tomorrow. Science Fiction & Information Law Award

    17:00 - 18:30 | Event

    Science fiction and information law have more in common than meets the eye. This inspired the Institute for Information Law (UvA) to organize the first ‘Science Fiction & Information Law Writing Competition’. During ...

  • Start 25 Feb 2019
    End 26 Feb 2019
    Symposium Sensory Moving Image Archive
    Sensory Moving Image Archives - Visualization, Exploration and Reuse of Moving Image Data

    00:00 - 00:00 | Event

    The international two-day symposium Sensory Moving Image Archives: Visualization, Exploration and Reuse of Moving Image Data comes out of the research project The Sensory Moving Image Archive: Boosting Creative Reuse ...

  • 27 Feb 2019
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    Memory Research. New Questions and Approaches to Understanding Memory

    17:00 - 18:30 | Event

    From the ‘memory boom’ and ‘memory wars’ through to current debates about tradition, heritage and identity, the politics of memory is a timely and urgent matter. So far, however, the rich, interdisciplinary field of ...

  • 28 Feb 2019
    Untitled (Maastricht project). Antye Guenther, 2018
    Brain-Culture Interfaces: Interdisciplinary Perspectives on the Entanglement of the Human Mind and its Cultural Environment

    09:00 - 17:00 | Event

    SMART-Workshop is organized the members of the ASCA research group “Neuroaesthetics and Neurocultures”: Stephan Besser, Machiel Keestra, Julian Kiverstein, Flora Lysen.

  • 28 Feb 2019
    Sound in Action: Compatibility and Space

    20:00 | Event

    In the second event of Sound in Action, Compatibility and Space, we will reflect on the intersection of urban-space crisis, sound and music. How political is the sound of a music scene? How does sound reflect and ...

  • 28 Feb 2019
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    Practices of listening: the launch of Soapbox Journal

    20:00 - 21:30 | Event

    While we may have always been talking, practices of listening are undergoing a transformation. For this event, Soapbox, a graduate journal for cultural analysis, invites the authors of this first issue to discuss ...

  • Start 1 Mar 2019
    End 3 Mar 2019
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    Seminar Series – Opera Forward Festival 2019

    00:00 - 00:00 | Event

    The 2019 edition of the Opera Forward Festival (Dutch National Opera) in Amsterdam bears the theme "Identity and Confrontation". The festival organises a seminar series on the 1, 2 and 3 of March 2019, wherein ...

  • 7 Mar 2019
    On Crime, Crowds, and the City: Poe, Dickens, Dostoevsky, and Nietzsche

    00:00 | Event

    ASCA/NICA Masterclass and Lecture by Jeremy Tambling, organized by Ben Moore

  • 8 Mar 2019
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    SpeakEasy Open Salon #6: (on)veiligheid in de academie 2 (SOS UvA)

    16:00 - 18:30 | Event

    SpeakEasy Open Salon (SOS) is a new initiative by a group of teachers and students who want to enable precisely this kind of conversation about the university on a regular basis. Our aim is to create a space in which ...

  • 9 Mar 2019
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    UvA Bachelor's Day

    09:00 - 17:00 | Information event

    Come to the UvA Bachelor’s Day on Saturday, 9 March 2019 to learn more about the UvA and explore which Bachelor’s programme might suit you best.