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Results: 21 - 40 of 47
Results: 21 - 40 of 47
  • ASCA
    ASCA Workshop 2019: Realities and Fantasies: Relations, Transformations, Discontinuities
    11 Oct 2018
    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 ...
  • ASCA
    Call for Papers: Entanglements of Race, Sound and the Archive: Coloniality and the Globalised Present
    12 Sep 2018
    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)
  • Interrupting Globalisation: Heterotopia in the Twenty-First Century. Call for Chapters
    3 Jul 2018
    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: ...
  • ASCA
    Black Queer Diaspora in the Netherlands
    18 Jun 2018
    Exhibition in the Van Abbe Museum by photographer Dustin Thierry and ASCA PhD Wigbertson Julian Isenia
  • ASCA
    Politics of Boredom
    6 Apr 2018
    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 ...
  • The UvA and the Faculty of Humanities produce strong showing in latest International Student Barometer
    4 Apr 2018
    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 ...
  • ASCA
    Facts: True, Alternative, Evolving
    21 Nov 2017
    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 ...
  • Contemporary Taboo and the Fear of Students
    20 Nov 2017
    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.
  • ASCA
    2017 ASCA Awards
    23 Jun 2017
    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.
  • ASCA
    ASCA International Workshop and Conference: Dissecting Violence: Structures, Imaginaries, Resistances
    29 May 2017
    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
  • Lucy
    Lucy van de Wiel is awarded the Praemium Erasmianum Prize for her dissertation: Freezing Fertility. Oocyte Cryopreservation and the Gender Politics of Ageing.
    18 Apr 2017
    Since 1988, the Praemium Erasmianum Foundation awards annual Research Prizes. A maximum of five prizes of € 3,000 each are awarded to young academic researchers in the humanities and social sciences, who have written ...
  • Telling Sounds
    Telling Sounds
    9 Mar 2017
    Dublin-based composer and performer Olesya Zdorovetska will visit the UCS on Thursday 9 March to perform from her new solo program for voice and citera "Telling Sounds" - "Zvuky Skazu”.
  • QS World University Ranking
    Communication & Media Studies at UvA 2nd worldwide in QS Ranking
    8 Mar 2017
    The UvA has surged to 2nd place amongst universities worldwide in Communication & Media Studies, according to the QS World University Rankings by Subject published on Wednesday, 8 March 2017. Last year, the UvA ...
  • Prof Margriet van Waal
    Margriet van der Waal, professor by special appointment of South African Literary Studies, Culture and History
    21 Feb 2017
    Dr M.C. van der Waal (1976) has been named professor by special appointment of South African Literary Studies, Culture and History at the University of Amsterdam (UvA)’s Faculty of Humanities. The chair was ...
  • ASCA
    Public Lives/Private Platform: The Politics of Twitter
    15 Feb 2017
    Call for Proposals NICA/ASCA Symposium organized by Jacopo Fiorancio, Nadia de Vries and Matt Cornell, 23-24 May 2017. Confirmed Keynote Speaker: Jillian C. York (Electronic Frontier Foundation)
  • Performance and Performative Identities in the Autobiographical Work of Mina Loy
    2 Feb 2017
    Time: Thursday, February 9th, 5-6 pm Location: PCH 1.04 (Spuistraat 134)
  • ASCA
    Call for Papers: Urban World-Making
    23 Nov 2016
    For the international workshop Urban World-Making, the ASCA Cities Project invites papers that explore contemporary processes of ‘worlding’ in relation to urban environments. ~ Date: Friday 2 June 2017 ~ Location: ...
  • Acmes
    ACMES Thesis Prize
    22 Jun 2016
    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 ...
  • Shelley Godsland
    Shelley Godsland, professor of Spanish and Latin American Literature
    21 Jul 2015
    Dr Shelley Godsland has been appointed professor of Spanish and Latin American Literature at the University of Amsterdam’s (UvA) Faculty of Humanities.
  • prof. L.W.M. (Rens) Bod
    Renowned sceptic changes mind after encounter with UvA scholar
    21 May 2015
    After practically having given up all hope in the scientific credentials of the humanities, acclaimed sceptic and science writer Michael Shermer has come to reassess his position as a result of an encounter with UvA ...