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Amsterdam Institute for Humanities Research

A broad research institute covering research in all important subdisciplines of the humanities
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19 June 2019
Guy Geltner, professor of Medieval History, has been appointed as the new director of the Amsterdam School of Historical Studies. From 1 August he will be the successor of Liz Buettner, professor of Modern History, ...
18 June 2019
The University of Amsterdam has been ranked 64th this year in the 2019/2020 QS World University Rankings. This is a drop of seven places compared to last year when the UvA was in 57th place. The ranking was published ...
17 June 2019
Human language is the most powerful communication system that evolution has produced. Within this system, we can talk about things we can physically see, such as cats and tables, but also about more abstract ...
About AIHR
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Research Schools
The wide range of research covered by the AIHR is organised in five research schools, which together form the Amsterdam Institute for Humanities Research.
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18 - 22Jun 2019
European Summer School in Cultural Studies, University of Copenhagen, 18-22 June 2019
18 - 21Jun 2019
Third biannual RESAW conference, June 18-21, University of Amsterdam. Public Lectures by Fred Turner and Wendy Chun on 19 and 20 June afternoon.
19 - 20Jun 2019
ESNA Conference 2019 | June 19 – 20, 2019: The Hague, RKD – Netherlands Institute for Art History | Organized by ESNA (European Society for Nineteenth-Century Art), RKD – Netherlands Institute for Art History, The ...