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  • Start 16 Sep 2019
    End 21 Oct 2019
    Mokums Paradise: A green city oasis
    Selected works: Bron + Solastalgia I by Zindzi Zwietering

    10:00 - 17:00 | Exhibition

    VOX-POP presents ‘Selected works: Bron + Solastalgia I’, a multimedia exhibition by Studio Zindzi Zwietering featuring contemporary photography of the cities of Cape Town and New York.

  • Start 18 Sep 2019
    End 5 Oct 2019
    Tracing the Conical Cup
    Tracing the Conical Cup


    As outreach event in the NWO research project 'Tracing the Potter's Wheel' of AHM and ACASA staff member Dr Jill Hilditch, the exhibition 'Tracing the Conical Cup: Innovative Practice in Past and Present' has been ...

  • 23 Sep 2019
    Phenomenology Reading Group


    Organized by Pablo Muruzábal Lamberti. | Are you a researcher and interested in phenomenology, planning to do, or already doing phenomenological research?

  • 24 Sep 2019
    Unthinking CPC: Colonialism, Patriarchy, and Capitalism

    15:00 - 17:00 | Event

    First session of the Unthinking CPC Reading Group organized by Inez Blanca van der Scheer & Tjalling R. Valdés Olmos. | In this ASCA Reading Group we focus on readings from queer/feminist of color and decolonial ...

  • 25 Sep 2019
    The ‘Other’ Boundary Problem: The Fiction of Popular Sovereignty in the Borderlands

    16:00 - 18:00 | Event

    The next session of the UvA Philosophy and Public Affairs colloquium will take place on Wednesday 25 September, 4-6pm. Matthew Longo will give a short introduction followed by comments from Veit Bader (UvA). | ...

  • Start 25 Sep 2019
    End 22 Nov 2019
    Don Quichot
    Video installation Mieke Bal in the Bushuis

    17:00 - 17:00 | Event

    On Wednesday, 25 September, the video installation by cultural theorist and artist Mieke Bal, titled 'Don Quijote and the problem of communication', will be opened. Her five-screen installation will be placed in the ...

  • 26 Sep 2019
    Flayed: Production, Use and Conservation of Écorché Models

    14:45 - 17:00 | Event

    This edition of the Technical Art History Colloquium is organised in collaboration with Rijksmuseum Boerhaave: two lectures will focus on the production, use and conservation of écorché models, images of flayed human ...

  • 26 Sep 2019
    Prof Margriet Schafemaker
    Making museums more relevant and inclusive

    16:00 - 17:00 | Inaugural lecture

    In her inaugural lecture Margriet Schavemaker explores ways in which we can make museums more relevant and more inclusive.

  • 26 Sep 2019
    ACMES at the Movies: The Ultras of Egypt

    17:00 - 19:00 | Event

    Due to last year's succes ACMES decided to open this year's fall lecture series with a new and engaging documentary on Egypt's 'Ultras': football fans.

  • 27 Sep 2019
    ASCA 25 jaar
    ASCA25: Summit, Inaugural Lecture, Party

    09:15 | Event

    This year, ASCA is celebrating its 25th anniversary. To mark this momentous occasion, we are planning an ASCA summit in the Compagnietheater (Kloveniersburgwal 50, Amsterdam) on Friday 27 September. This is also the ...

  • 27 Sep 2019
    Polyphony and Indigeneity in Afrikaans

    12:00 - 15:00 | Event

    Spui 25, 12:00 - 15:00. Annually, the Chair in South African literature, culture and history organizes a symposium. This year the symposium will reflect on the indigenous, polyphonous character of Afrikaans and ...

  • 27 Sep 2019
    Prof Esther Peeren, professor Cultural analysis
    Cultural analysis, close reading and cultural imagination

    16:00 | Inaugural lecture

    It is of vital importance to take seriously and to carefully analyse cultural imaginations in different media, including the most popular ones, in order to show how they (re)shape social reality in creative ways. ...

  • 1 Oct 2019
    Deadline Finishing Fellowships

    12:00 | Event

    The Faculty of Humanities invites applications for 0.5 FTE PhD Finishing Fellowships, tenable from January 1, 2020. Deadline for applications: October 1, 2019.

  • 2 Oct 2019
    The Country House and the City

    09:30 - 17:00 | Symposium

    Castles and country houses are generally portrayed as quintessentially rural; their intimate relationship with towns and cities is often overlooked. This international ENCOUNTER conference will pay attention to the ...

  • 3 Oct 2019
    ASCA Theory Seminar: Marginalized Subjects, Objects and Theories

    15:30 - 18:00 | Event

    Organized by Esther Peeren and Jaap Kooijman. Coordinator: Eloe Kingma. First session 3 October, 15:30-18:00. Location tba. Other sessions: 7 November 2019, 12 December 2019, 13 February 2020, 9 April 2020, 4 June 2020.

  • 4 Oct 2019
    logo institute for Logic, Language and Computation
    ILLC Open Day

    00:00 | Event

    ILLC invites all colleagues at the UvA and CWI interested in their research to visit the institute, watch posters and demo's, attend flash talks and enjoy drinks afterwards. More information will follow soon!

  • 4 Oct 2019
    Post-Master Research Symposium Conservation and Restoration

    09:00 - 19:00 | Symposium

    The students in the second post-master year in Conservation and Restoration of Cultural Heritage would like to share the knowledge they gained with the field. You are cordially invited to join these young emerging ...

  • 4 Oct 2019
    ACLC seminar
    ACLC Seminar | Dr Nel de Jong (UvA)

    16:15 - 17:30 | Lecture

    Nel de Jong, lecturer at the UvA , is the guest speaker at this ACLC seminar. The title and abstract of her talk will follow soon.

  • 4 Oct 2019
    Enno Maessen
    Ah Istanbul! Vah Istanbul!

    17:00 - 18:00 | Event

    Urban historians have shown in past years that the realities of city centres were complex, both from the perspective of urban transformation and that of sociocultural change. Cities expanded and in specific cases ...

  • 7 Oct 2019
    Re: New Media Art

    12:30 - 18:30 | Symposium

    The conservation of time-based arts has always had an important place in the curriculum of the Contemporary Art specialisation of the training programme in Conservation and Restoration of Cultural Heritage at the ...