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Results: 1 - 20 of 161
  • Start 18 Jun 2020
    End 19 Dec 2019
    Carcerality in the Globalised Present


    International Workshop: 18-19 June 2020 at the University of Amsterdam

  • 14 May 2020
    Book presentation by Mark Deuze on 'McQuail’s Media and Mass Communication Theory'

    14:30 - 16:30 | Event

    In May 2020 the new, updated 7th edition of the seminal handbook McQuail’s Media and Mass Communication Theory will be published. It maintains and extends the narrative of earlier editions into the world of ...

  • 10 Jan 2020
    Media Industries, Global Perspectives

    14:00 - 15:30 | Event

    Globalization has transformed the operation of media industries worldwide. Significant scholarly attention has been given to the complex mechanisms of an increasingly connected world in which the flows of content ...

  • Start 17 Oct 2019
    End 18 Oct 2019
    Sixth Annual ACGS Conference: Racial Orders, Racist Borders

    09:00 - 18:00 | Conference

    The sixth annual conference of the Amsterdam Centre for Globalisation Studies (ACGS), organized in cooperation with the collaborative research center Dynamics of Security at the Universities of Giessen and Marburg, ...

  • Start 16 Oct 2019
    End 10 Oct 2019
    Workshop: Racial Orders,Racist Borders

    09:00 - 19:00 | Workshop

    Organised by the Collaborative Research Center Dynamics of Security at the Universities of Giessen and Marburg, Germany, and the Amsterdam Centre for Globalisation Studies at the University of Amsterdam.

  • Start 9 Sep 2019
    End 10 Sep 2019
    Sonic Entanglements

    10:30 - 16:00 | Event

    This workshop gathers together scholars of history, anthropology, ethnomusicology, performance studies, media studies, and psychology working on/in the Asia Pacific sound histories, as well as archivists, ...

  • Start 29 Aug 2019
    End 31 Aug 2019
    China Is Creative! Rethinking Creativity in a Globalized China


    Who is creative in China today? What does creativity mean in the context of China? And what do these creativities do in an increasingly globalizing China? Artists, activists and academics gather in this three-day ...

  • 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


    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’ ...

  • 16 May 2019
    Gelijke kansen in de stad

    20:00 - 22:00 | Event

    De presentatie van 'Gelijke kansen in de stad', essaybundel onder redactie van Herman van de Werfhorst en Erna van Hest.

  • 25 Mar 2019
    Opsporing verzocht: ‘ras’ in DNA

    20:00 - 21:30 | Event

    Het is 25 jaar geleden dat de eerste DNA-wetgeving in Nederland werd ingevoerd. In de jaren erna werd in toenemende mate forensisch DNA ingezet als opsporingsmiddel.

  • 22 Mar 2019
    Bolsonaro’s Brazil: Society and Politics in the Neo-Conservative Turn

    15:00 - 17:00 | Event

    In this public seminar five invited experts will tackle thought-provoking issues that are crucial to understand Bolsonaro’s rise to power. They will also assess the directions of his government’s policies and their ...

  • 14 Mar 2019
    Diego Acosta (Bristol University). 'The Legal Construction of the Foreigner'

    15:30 - 17:00 | Lecture

    Between 1870 and 1930 South America was the second largest recipient of migrants in the world only after the USA. Millions of Europeans emigrated notably to Argentina, Brazil and Uruguay. How have countries with 200 ...

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


    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
    Entanglements of Race, Sound and the Archive: Coloniality and the Globalised Present


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

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


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


    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
    Elvis lives in Amsterdam. Manifestations of the imaginary musician


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

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


    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
    The Platformization of Cultural Production


    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. ...