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  • Start 24 Feb 2020
    End 25 Feb 2020
    Reconstruction: Methods and Practices in Research, Exhibition, and Conservation

    Conference

    The Centre for Visual Culture of the University of Cambridge presents the two-day conference 'Reconstruction: Methods and Practices in Research, Exhibition, and Conservation'.

  • Start 24 Feb 2020
    End 25 Feb 2020
    A Shared EUropean History: Empire, Decolonisation, and the Making of Modern Europe

    09:00 - 15:30 | Conference

    This conference, organised by professor of Modern History Elizabeth Buettner (University of Amsterdam) and NIAS fellow James Mark will explore questions such as How did the end of European Empires shape the processes ...

  • 25 Feb 2020
    Community Building: Political challenges and cultural practices

    17:00 - 18:30 | Lecture

    Prof. Aleida Assmann of the University of Koblenz, Germany, will present her lecture 'Community Building'. What threatens it and what can we do for it?

  • 27 Feb 2020
    CREATE Digital History Workshop & Salon

    12:00 - 17:00 | Workshop

    This CREATE workshop is about Maps-as-Data: Analysing Historical Maps with Computer Vision with Daniel van Strien (British Library) and Kaspar von Beelen (The Alan Turing Institute). The CREATE Salon's topic is ...

  • 27 Feb 2020
    Uses and Abuses of Holocaust Photographs

    12:00 - 14:00 | Event

    In Western countries, the collective visual memory regarding the Holocaust tends to focus on a limited repertoire of pictures that are obsessively reproduced in the most varied contexts, despite millions of ...

  • 27 Feb 2020
    Faculty Lecture: ‘Image and Reality: English Businesswomen in Literature and History in the Long-eighteenth Century’

    17:00 - 18:00 | Event

    P.C. Hoofthuis 1.04 Spuistraat 134 Abstract Shop owners as procuresses preying on the innocent, and their assistants as willing or unwilling prostitutes are stock characters of literature in the long-eighteenth ...

  • 27 Feb 2020
    English Department Faculty Lecture: ‘Image and Reality: English Businesswomen in Literature and History in the Long-eighteenth Century’

    17:00 - 18:00 | Lecture

    P.C. Hoofthuis 1.04 Spuistraat 134 Abstract Shop owners as procuresses preying on the innocent, and their assistants as willing or unwilling prostitutes are stock characters of literature in the long-eighteenth ...

  • 28 Feb 2020
    ACLC seminar
    ACLC Seminar | Dr Anderson Almeida da Silva

    16:15 - 17:30 | Lecture

    Dr Anderson Almeida da Silva, Assistant Professor at Universidade Federal do Piauí, Parnaiba, is the guest speaker at this ACLC seminar. He will talk about 'On the encoding of definiteness in two groups of signers of ...

  • 5 Mar 2020
    Martyrdom: Canonisation, Contestation and Afterlives

    20:00 - 21:30 | Event

    In collaboration with Amsterdam University Press and the Amsterdam School for Heritage, Memory and Material Culture (AHM), Spui 25 presents the book launch of 'Martyrdom: Canonisation, Contestation and Afterlives', ...

  • 6 Mar 2020
    Melt, Rise and Hydrological Globalization – An Origin Story 

    10:00 - 19:00 | Event

    ASCA Political Ecologies Workshop announces a Masterclass and Public Lecture with Dr. Cymene Howe (Rice University)  Public Lecture: Friday, March 6th @ 17:00 -19:00 (PCH 1.05) | Masterclass: Friday, March 6th @ ...

  • 6 Mar 2020
    Miltonathon

    10:00 - 18:00 | Event

    Mark your calendars: the English department’s 5th annual Miltonathon will take place on Friday, March 6th from 10:00-18:00(ish) in PCH 5.25. Everyone is welcome to this all-day reading of John Milton’s epic poem ...

  • 6 Mar 2020
    ACLC seminar
    ACLC Seminar | Dr Camilla Horslund (UvA)

    16:15 - 17:30 | Lecture

    Dr Camilla Horslund (UvA), postdoctoral researcher at the ACLC, is the guest speaker at this ACLC seminar. The title of her talk is '(How) does the Dutch contrast between "toppen" and "tobben" prepare native Dutch ...

  • 9 Mar 2020
    Theology and Religious Studies: Western Esotericism
    Current Issues with Sakina Loukili

    16:00 - 17:30 | Lecture

    Sakina Loukili will give the lecture ‘The Streetfighter and the Philosopher: the Rise of 'Muslim‘ Political Parties in the Netherlands’ in the programme Current Issues in Religious Studies and Western Esotericism.

  • Start 11 Mar 2020
    End 20 May 2020
    This is Film! Recycling, Re-using and Remixing

    15:30 - 00:00 | Event

    Public Lecture Series This is Film! Film Heritage in Practice Wednesday at 15:30 from March 11 to May 20, 2020 (www.eyefilm.nl/thisisfilm). Online tickets: 6 euro. Free for Cineville card holders.

  • 12 Mar 2020
    Skin and Fuel: Two Episodes in the History of Fossilised Whiteness

    Event

    Public Talk and Masterclass by Andreas Malm organized by the ASCA New Political Ecologies Seminar/ Joost de Bloois and Jeff Diamanti

  • 12 Mar 2020
    Trauma and Digital Media: The Case of Contemporary Hungary

    16:00 | Lecture

    This talk will focus on Digital Trauma Studies, a new interdisciplinary field of research that Anna Menyhért has been developing at the intersection of cultural trauma studies, memory studies and digital media studies.

  • 12 Mar 2020
    Skin and fuel. Two episodes in the history of fossilized whiteness

    17:00 - 18:30 | Event

    What links between whiteness and fossil fuels does history display? Renowned environmental scholar Andreas Malm suggests that the ongoing surge of an anti-climate, pro-fossil-fuel far right is bringing deep ...

  • 13 Mar 2020
    Book Launch 'Metafore di scienza' by Giulia Frezza

    19:00 | Event

    The Istituto Italiano di Cultura Amsterdam is pleased to invite you to the event 'Metaphor in science: highlighting and hiding'.

  • 14 Mar 2020
    Students at Master's Day REC M
    UvA Bachelor's Day

    09:00 - 17:00 | Information event

    Come to the UvA Bachelor’s Day on Saturday, 14 March 2020 to learn more about the UvA and explore which Bachelor’s programme might suit you best.

  • 18 Mar 2020
    Subaltern Sociality. On the Normative Structure of Counter-Communities

    16:00 - 17:45 | Event

    You are all cordially invited to the next session of the UvA Philosophy and Public Affairs colloquium with Daniel Loick, the new Associate Professor of Political and Social Philosophy at the University of Amsterdam | ...