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  • 14 May 2019
    Ihab Saloul at the EYE Filmmuseum

    Ihab Saloul, Research Co-Director of the Amsterdam School for Heritage, Memory and Material Culture (AHM), gives a film lecture about the exhibition 'A Tale of Hidden Histories' at the EYE Filmmuseum.

  • 8 May 2019
    Mikki Stelder Awarded Marie Curie Global Fellowship

    Mikki Stelder has been awarded a Marie Curie Global Fellowship for the project Maritime Imagination: A Cultural Oceanography of The Netherlands.

  • 7 May 2019
    De toekomst die nooit kwam

    Het Rusland van Vladimir Poetin zit met een zware erfenis. Twee wereldoorlogen, twee revoluties, een burgeroorlog, decennia van sociale experimenten en een jacht op ‘vijanden van het volk’ hebben in nog geen veertig ...

  • 7 May 2019
    Visual Metaphor

    Metaphor has recently been reconceptualised as a fundamental part of the human conceptual system.

  • 11 Apr 2019
    Call for Papers: Memory, Word and Image

    The AHM conference 'Memory, Word and Image: W.G. Sebald's Artistic Legacy' invites scholars, artists and other practitioners to present papers, posters or workshops.

  • 10 Apr 2019
    ACES invites Hungarian Philosopher Ágnes Heller

    Join the guest lecture, 'The Future of Europe' by Ágnes Heller on Monday 15th of April from 16:00 till 18:00.

  • 9 Apr 2019
    Material Cultures of Childhood in Second World War Britain

    Routledge published Gabriel Moshenska's new book 'Material Cultures of Childhood in Second World War Britain' in the series Material Culture and Modern Conflict.

  • 9 Apr 2019
    Call for Posters: Thinking and planning the future in heritage management

    ICOMOS University Forum organizes in collaboration with ICOMOS International and ICOMOS Netherlands the workshop 'Thinking and planning the future in heritage management' in Amsterdam on 11-14 June 2019.

  • 8 Apr 2019
    New Publication in 'Heritage and Memory Studies' Series

    AUP published a new publication in the 'Heritage and Memory Studies' series, 'The Politics of Disability in Interwar and Socialist Czechoslowakia. Segregating in the name of the Nation', edited by Victoria Shmidt.

  • 4 Apr 2019
    Call for applications | PhD Finishing Fellowships

    The Faculty of Humanities invites applications for 0.5 FTE PhD Finishing Fellowships, tenable from January 1, 2020. Each fellowship will be for a period of up to 12 months. The award holder is required to deliver a ...

  • 4 Apr 2019
    The spaces of the European far-right

    In a panel discussion, the invited speakers will consider contemporary as well as historical transnational connections between some of the key actors on the European far-right and ‘identitarian’ scene, addressing ...

  • 4 Apr 2019
    The Evolving Animal Orchestra

    Even those of us who can't play a musical instrument or lack a sense of rhythm can perceive and enjoy music. Research shows that all humans possess the trait of musicality. We are a musical species—but are we the ...

  • 27 Mar 2019
    Registration open: ARTECHNE International Conference - The Making of Art Expertise

    This conference focuses on the development of a science-based conservation practice and the emergence of art history as a ‘science of art’ (or Kunstwissenschaft) in the nineteenth and twentieth centuries (1850-1950).

  • 20 Mar 2019
    Call for papers: Racial Orders, Racist Borders

    Call for Papers: Sixth Annual ACGS Conference, 17-18 October 2019, University of Amsterdam. Deadline for contributions: 15 May 2019

  • 19 Mar 2019
    Against the Grain: The Ethics, Poetics and Politics of Contrarian Speech

    Symposium at the University of Amsterdam, 5th – 7th June 2019 | Keynote speakers: Sarah Clancy, Jim Hicks, Frank Keizer | Deadline for proposals: 10th April 2019 | Dates: The event will commence in the late afternoon ...

  • 15 Mar 2019
    Workshop Urban communities and urban transformation in the Romanian Principalities

    In the academic year 2018-2019, Alex Drace-Francis, Associate Professor of Modern European Literary and Cultural History, has been appointed Lapedatu Fellow at the New Europe College, Bucharest.

  • 7 Mar 2019
    PhD positions 'The Muslim Individual in Imperial and Soviet Russia'

    Two vacant PhD positions as part of the ERC-funded project MIND: The Muslim Individual in Imperial and Soviet Russia, led by dr Alfrid Bustanov (University of Amsterdam). Applications are now invited from excellent ...

  • 6 Mar 2019
    Unleashing big data of the past: Europe builds a ‘time machine’

    The European Commission has chosen Time Machine as one of six proposals to develop a large-scale research initiative. The European Time Machine project will receive 1 million euros in funding to prepare a detailed ...

  • 28 Feb 2019
    Giulia Frezza to join the ACLC with Marie Curie Fellowship

    Dr Giulia Frezza has been awarded a Marie Skłodowska-Curie Individual Fellowship to conduct research at the ACLC about 'Metaphorical Narratives in Dementia Discourse'.

  • 27 Feb 2019
    UvA Communication & Media Studies again best in world in QS ranking

    Various subject areas at the University of Amsterdam are highly ranked in the 2019 QS World University Rankings by Subject, which were published on Wednesday, 27 February. The UvA ranks among the top 100 worldwide in ...