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Results: 1 - 20 of 37
  • 2 Jul 2020
    New PhD candidates for the Humanities research schools

    The research schools of the Faculty of Humanities (ACLC, AHM, ARTES, ASCA, ASH and the interfaculty institute ILLC) have been working on recruiting new PhD candidates – one for each school. Five out of six positions ...

  • 3 Apr 2020
    Articulating belonging: translingualism, belonging and the creation of South African social collectivities

    Call for papers University of Amsterdam and Ghent University, 12 and 13 November 2020, Amsterdam.

  • 4 Feb 2020
    Funded PhD position at AHM

    The Amsterdam School for Heritage, Memory and Material Culture (AHM) invites applications for a PhD position at the Faculty of Humanities, tenable from 1 September 2020 (4 years, 1 FTE). The deadline for applications ...

  • 3 Feb 2020
    Funded PhD Position at ASCA

    The Amsterdam School for Cultural Analysis invites applications for a PhD position at the Faculty of Humanities, tenable from 1 September 2020 (4 years, 1 FTE). The deadline for applications is 31 March, 12:00 (noon, ...

  • 13 Jan 2020
    Soapbox Call for Papers: 2.1 ‘Contamination’Contribute to the third issue of our research journal

    For the third issue of Soapbox, a graduate peer-reviewed journal for cultural analysis, we invite young researchers to submit abstracts that critically engage with the concept of ‘contamination.’ Please submit your ...

  • 2 Nov 2019
    Mieke Bal appointed 2020 Linnaeus University’s honorary doctor

    Mieke Bal has been appointed honorary doctor 2020 by the Faculty of Arts and Humanities. Mieke Bal is professor of literary theory and cultural analysis at the University of Amsterdam. She has an indisputable world ...

  • 23 May 2019
    Six courses nominated for the Humanities Education Award 2019

    Three Bachelor’s- and three Master’s courses are in the running for the Faculty of Humanity’s Education Award 2019. The jury has created this shortlist from a total of 35 nominations. The award for the best ...

  • 25 Apr 2019
    BA English Language and Culture launches new track ‘World Literatures in English’

    From September 2019, the English Department of the University of Amsterdam is introducing a new dual-track model for its Bachelor’s programme English Language and Culture. The new programme offers the opportunity for ...

  • 10 Dec 2018
    ACMES Thesis Prize

    The Amsterdam Centre for Middle Eastern Studies Amsterdam (ACMES) intends to award two prizes for Best BA thesis (€ 150 in book vouchers) and Best MA thesis (€ 250 in book vouchers) in Middle Eastern Studies for work ...

  • 1 Nov 2018
    Call for Papers - Soapbox: Journal for Cultural Analysis 1.2 “Off the Grid”

    For the second issue of Soapbox, a graduate peer-reviewed journal for cultural analysis, we invite young researchers to submit abstracts that critically engage with notions of the ‘Grid’. Please submit your abstract ...

  • 11 Oct 2018
    ASCA Workshop 2019: Realities and Fantasies: Relations, Transformations, Discontinuities

    ASCA Workshop, 10-12 April 2019, University of Amsterdam. Organized by Divya Nadkarni, Alex Thinius, and Nadia de Vries. Keynotes: Jonathan Culler (Cornell University), Annabelle Dufourcq (RU Nijmegen), Nkiru Nzegwu ...

  • 12 Sep 2018
    Call for Papers: Entanglements of Race, Sound and the Archive: Coloniality and the Globalised Present

    10-11 December 2018. Deadline for proposals: 12 October 2018. Organisers: Carolyn Birdsall, Anette Hoffmann. Confirmed speakers: Alejandra Bronfman (University at Albany), Jennifer Stoever (Binghamton University)

  • 3 Jul 2018
    Interrupting Globalisation: Heterotopia in the Twenty-First Century. Call for Chapters

    Confirmed contributors: Kevin Hetherington, author of Badlands of Modernity: Heterotopia and Social Ordering Lieven De Cauter, editor of Heterotopia and the City: Public Space in a Postcivil Society Editors: ...

  • 18 Jun 2018
    Black Queer Diaspora in the Netherlands

    Exhibition in the Van Abbe Museum by photographer Dustin Thierry and ASCA PhD Wigbertson Julian Isenia

  • 6 Apr 2018
    Politics of Boredom

    Call for Papers for a workshop at University of Amsterdam, organized by Aylin Kuryel, Adam Gisborne, Helen Weeres. 20-21 September 2018 Deadline for proposals: 20 May 2018. Confirmed keynote speakers Mieke Bal ...

  • 4 Apr 2018
    The UvA and the Faculty of Humanities produce strong showing in latest International Student Barometer

    International students have ranked the University of Amsterdam (UvA) first in the Netherlands for being 'a good place to be'. With a rating above 97%, the Faculty of Humanities scores particularly high in this ...

  • 21 Nov 2017
    Facts: True, Alternative, Evolving

    Call for Papers: Association of Adaptation Studies Annual Conference 2018, with a special focus on Entertainment Franchises. The University of Amsterdam | 27-28 September 2018 Confirmed Keynotes: Professor James ...

  • 20 Nov 2017
    Contemporary Taboo and the Fear of Students

    English Department Lecture by Nell Zink, Author of The Wallcreeper (2014), Mislaid (2015), Nicotine (2016). ~ Wednesday December 6 at 17:00, P.C. Hoofthuis 1.04, Spuistraat 134, Amsterdam.

  • 23 Jun 2017
    2017 ASCA Awards

    The 2017 ASCA Awards Committee--Aukje van Rooden, Carolyn Birdsall and Irene Villaescusa Illán--gave awards to Annelies Kleinherenbrink, Matthé Scholten and Boris Noordenbos. Special attention went to Joost de Bloois.

  • 29 May 2017
    ASCA International Workshop and Conference: Dissecting Violence: Structures, Imaginaries, Resistances

    Call for papers for the 17th ASCA Workshop: Dissecting Violence: Structures, Imaginaries, Resistance to be held in Amsterdam, 4-6 April 2018. Organizers: Peyman Amiri, Natasha Basu, Bernardo Caycedo