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  • 7 Jun 2019
    Persophilia: Persian Culture on the Global Scene

    17:00 - 18:30 | Event

    The Amsterdam Centre for Middle Eastern Studies annual lecture in cooperation with the Faculty of Humanities, Amsterdam Centre for Globalisation Studies, and the Amsterdam Initiative for Iranian Studies

  • Start 5 Jun 2019
    End 7 Jun 2019
    Against the Grain

    Event

    Keynote speakers: Sarah Clancy, Jim Hicks, Frank Keizer. Dates: The event will commence in the late afternoon of 5 June and end by early afternoon of 7 June. A collaboration of ‘Contemporary Poetry and Politics’ ...

  • Start 14 Mar 2019
    End 17 Mar 2019
    Performance Philosophy Biennal

    Event

    Between 14-17 March 2019 the institute of Theatre Studies hosts the Biennial of the international network of Performance Philosophy.

  • Start 10 Dec 2018
    End 11 Dec 2018
    ACGS
    Entanglements of Race, Sound and the Archive: Coloniality and the Globalised Present

    Workshop

    Sonic practices and their racialised heritage serve as a departure point for this workshop, which explores the entanglements of race with sound, concepts of voice, and the colonial archive. Performing an archival ...

  • Start 10 Dec 2018
    End 11 Dec 2018
    ASCA
    Entanglements of Race, Sound and the Archive: Coloniality and the Globalised Present

    Event

    Organisers: Carolyn Birdsall, Anette Hoffmann. Confirmed speakers: Alejandra Bronfman (University at Albany), Jennifer Stoever (Binghamton University)

  • Start 4 Dec 2018
    End 5 Dec 2018
    ACGS
    Big Data from the South: Towards a Research Agenda

    Workshop

    How would datafication look like seen… ‘upside down’? What questions would we ask? What concepts, theories and methods would we embrace or have to devise? These questions are at the core of the two-day research ...

  • Start 29 Nov 2018
    End 1 Dec 2018
    ACGS
    Elvis lives in Amsterdam. Manifestations of the imaginary musician

    Conference

    University of Amsterdam, 29 November - 1 December 2018 Conference convenors: Rutger Helmers and Oliver Seibt.

  • Start 18 Oct 2018
    End 19 Oct 2018
    ACGS
    Fifth Annual ACGS Conference: Global Critical Pedagogies

    Conference

    In a time of fake news, internet memes, and a global information overload, questions of education and pedagogy have become all the more pressing. Globally, institutes of higher education are under threat, facing ...

  • Start 7 Oct 2018
    End 8 Oct 2018
    ACGS
    The Platformization of Cultural Production

    Workshop

    This thematic workshop and special issue explores the platformization of cultural production against the backdrop of wider transformations in the technologies, cultures, and political economies of digital media. ...

  • Start 20 Sep 2018
    End 21 Sep 2018
    ACGS
    Politics of Boredom

    Workshop

    Confirmed keynote speakers: Mieke Bal (University of Amsterdam) & Michael E. Gardiner (University of Western Ontario)

  • Start 27 Jun 2018
    End 29 Jun 2018
    ACGS
    The NECS 2018 Conference Media Tactics and Engagement

    Conference

    The University of Amsterdam, the Free University of Amsterdam and Utrecht University are happy to present: The NECS 2018 Conference Media Tactics and Engagement (27-29 June 2018), hosted by the University of ...

  • 26 Jun 2018
    ASCA
    Mediating Brutalism: Spectacles of the Abject

    15:30 - 17:00 | Event

    ASCA/ACGS Lecture by Christoph Lindner, University of Oregon

  • Start 6 Jun 2018
    End 7 Jun 2018
    ACGS
    Decolonial Desires with Dr. Vanessa Agard-Jones

    Lecture

    Lecture and Masterclass: Decolonial Desires with Dr. Vanessa Agard-Jones (Assistant Professor, Anthropology, Columbia University) Lecture Respondent: Dr. Rivke Jaffe (Professor of Cities, Politics and Culture, ...

  • Start 25 May 2018
    End 27 May 2018
    Academy of Failure
    Academy of Failure

    Workshop

    “…failing, losing, forgetting, unmaking, undoing, unbecoming, not knowing may in fact offer more creative, more cooperative, more surprising ways of being in the world.” Judith Halberstam, 2011: 2

  • 18 May 2018
    Urban Valorization - Urban Cultures, Local Histories and Redevelopment Agendas

    09:30 - 18:00 | Workshop

    This workshop addresses processes of valorization in contemporary cities captured in terms such as ‘heritage’, ‘culture’ or ‘memory’. It seeks to question which aspects of urban spaces and cultures are deemed as ...

  • 17 May 2018
    Urban Valorization - Traverse Heritage: Voice, Body, Movement

    14:15 - 18:00 | Event

    This interactive performance by interdisciplinary artist collective Moving Matters Traveling Workshop and roundtable discussion explores the relations between voice, movement and heritage making.

  • 16 May 2018
    Poster A Week with Angela Davis
    Masterclass and Lecture Gina Dent

    11:00 - 21:00 | Lecture

    Scholar and organizer Gina Dent will give a masterclass at the University of Amsterdam called The Idea of Africa (May 16). Besides a masterclass, she will present from her forthcoming book Anchored to the Real: Black ...

  • Start 12 May 2018
    End 17 May 2018
    Poster A Week with Angela Davis
    Moving Together: Activism, Art and Education – A Week with Angela Davis

    Event

    Moving Together: Activism, Art and Education – A Week with Angela Davis is a weeklong program taking place from 12-17 May at various arts, cultural, educational and heritage institutions, and community centers in ...

  • Start 12 Apr 2018
    End 13 Apr 2018
    ACGS
    Platformization of Chinese Society

    Workshop

    This workshop aims to empirically scrutinize dif­ferent platforms that are currently very popular in China. Inspired by a series of articles and a forthcoming book by van Dijck, Poell and De Waal, the workshop sets ...

  • Start 3 Apr 2018
    End 6 Apr 2018
    Skyline
    Critical Thinking in Curaçao and the Construction of Forgetting

    Lecture

    The NWO-funded project 'Cultural Practices of Citizenship under Conditions of Fragmented Sovereignty: Gendered and Sexual Citizenship in Curaçao and Bonaire' is honoured to invite you to the lecture and masterclass ...