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  • 11 Dec 2018
    Germany and the French Wars of Religion, 1560-1572 | Jonas van Tol

    The course of the French Wars of Religion, commonly portrayed as a series of civil wars, was profoundly shaped by foreign actors. Many German Protestants in particular felt compelled to intervene. In Germany and the ...

  • 3 Dec 2018
    COST Action for consortium including Gerard Wiegers

    A large international group of researchers including Gerard Wiegers, professor of Comparative Religious Studies at the Faculty of Humanities, has received funding for a COST Action.

  • 28 Nov 2018
    Helmer Helmers selected for The Young Academy

    Helmer Helmers (ASH) has been named member of The Young Academy of the Netherlands Academy of Arts and Sciences (KNAW) together with two other UvA researchers and seven fellow academics from other universities. In ...

  • 21 Nov 2018
    Annemiek Recourt wins the 2018 AHM PhD Dissertation Prize

    The Amsterdam School for Heritage, Memory and Material Culture is happy to announce the winner of the 2018 AHM PhD dissertation prize. We congratulate Annemiek Recourt for her outstanding dissertation, 'Moralist van ...

  • 20 Nov 2018
    New book sheds light on Dutch roots of Fair Trade Movement

    Dutch activists played a pivotal role in establishing the global Fair Trade Movement. This is one of the findings of new research carried out by UvA historian Peter van Dam on the history of the movement behind the ...

  • 20 Nov 2018
    Overview Calls for Proposals | Faculty of Humanities

    The most recent overview of funding opportunities for researchers employed by the Faculty of Humanities is provided here.

  • 20 Nov 2018
    Call for Proposals | Research Innovation and Sustainability Fund

    The UvA Faculty of Humanities offers a funding scheme that aims to support staff in their career development and to expand their opportunities to conduct research.

  • 20 Nov 2018
    Call for Papers: The Afterlife of the Object

    European Summer School in Cultural Studies, University of Copenhagen, 18-22 June 2018. Deadline for applications: 25 January 2019

  • 20 Nov 2018
    Disasters, Vulnerability, and Narratives | Kasia Mika

    This book uses narrative responses to the 2010 Haiti earthquake as a starting point for an analysis of notions of disaster, vulnerability, reconstruction and recovery.

  • 16 Nov 2018
    Call for papers – Doing experiments with theoretical linguistics

    SMART (Speech & Language, Music, Art, Reasoning and Thought), in collaboration with the ACLC, is organizing a workshop dedicated to empirical investigations into the constructs of theoretical linguistics. We hope to ...

  • 9 Nov 2018
    ERC Synergy Grant for Gerard Wiegers

    The European Research Council (ERC) has awarded a Synergy Grant to an international team of researchers, including prof. Gerard Wiegers, professor of Comparative Study of Religion at the Faculty of Humanities.

  • 7 Nov 2018
    God, Mathematics, Madness [Dieu, les mathématiques, la folie]

    In his new book 'God, Mathematics, Madness' ['Dieu, les mathématiques, la folie'], Fouad Laroui explores three forms of 'madness' related to the History of mathematics.

  • 6 Nov 2018
    UvA FGw Aspasia Fund: Call for proposals (November 2019)

    The UvA FGw Aspasia Fund aims to support women in their career development within the Faculty of Humanities at the UvA and to expand their opportunities to conduct research.

  • 6 Nov 2018
    Veldwerkers en vrouwen in en om Baskenland | Peter Bakker, Mary Eggermont-Molenaar, Wim Jansen en Jan Noordegraaf

    Vijf Nederlandse taalkundigen bestudeerden in de 19e en 20e eeuw de meest raadselachtige taal van Europa, het Baskisch. Dit boek verhaalt over de reizen van vijf mannen, Willem Jan van Eys, C.C. Uhlenbeck, William ...

  • 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 ...

  • 26 Oct 2018
    Amsterdam en de Nachtwacht | Gabri van Tussenbroek

    Weinig Nederlandse schilderijen zijn zo bekend als Rembrandts Nachtwacht. Tientallen miljoenen mensen hebben het schilderij in de Eregalerij van het Rijksmuseum met eigen ogen aanschouwd. Ontelbare miljoenen anderen ...

  • 26 Oct 2018
    Podiumkunsten in de cultureel-maatschappelijke infrastructuur | Cock Dieleman en Peter Eversmann

    Hoe positioneren de professionele podiumkunstgezelschappen zich in Nederland binnen kunstzinnige en de cultureel-maatschappelijke infrastructuur? Welke functies dichten zij zich in dit veld toe? Deze vragen vormen ...

  • 26 Oct 2018
    De 500 rijksten van de Republiek. Rijkdom, geloof, macht & cultuur | Kees Zandvliet

    Wie waren de rijkste personen van de Republiek der Verenigde Nederlanden en van de Nederlandse gebieden in Amerika, Afrika en Azië en hoe zat het met hun relatie met macht, geloof en cultuur?

  • 26 Oct 2018
    Making Media: Production, Practices, and Professions | Mark Deuze and Mirjam Prenger

    Making Media uncovers what it means and what it takes to make media, focusing on the lived experience of media workers within the global media, including rich case studies of the main media industries and ...

  • 17 Oct 2018
    Marieke Olthof new PhD representative of ACLC

    ACLC is pleased to announce Marieke Olthof as the new ACLC PhD representative.