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Results: 1 - 20 of 165
Results: 1 - 20 of 165
  • Urban Play: Games in the City and the City in Games
    7 May 2021 16:00 - 17:00 Event
    In this webinar, speakers will address the relation between urban space and play in various ways. What do actual cities do with games? But also what do digital games do with urban space? Our first speaker, ...
  • How Misinformation on Social Media Shapes Our Politics: Insights from India
    30 Apr 2021 15:00 - 16:00 Event
    Social media such as WhatsApp and Facebook have become important political tools in India, but there is growing concern about fake news spreading on these platforms. What role did misinformation play in the 2021 ...
  • Universities & Big Tech
    14 Apr 2021 13:00 - 14:00 Event
    Spurred by the pandemic, universities around the globe have been forced to move their teaching and research online. Consequently, academia has become even more dependent on digital services provided by big tech ...
  • The City and the Atlantic World 1500-1800: Some New Perspectives
    21 Jan 2021 15:30 - 16:30 Event
    During this Zoom seminar, Emma Hart (St Andrews) will offer some new perspectives on cities in the Atlantic world during the early modern period. All are welcome to attend.
  • Carcerality in the Globalised Present
    18 Jun 2020 - 19 Dec 2019 Conference
    International Workshop: 18-19 June 2020 at the University of Amsterdam
  • Book presentation by Mark Deuze on 'McQuail’s Media and Mass Communication Theory'
    14 May 2020 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 ...
  • Media Industries, Global Perspectives
    10 Jan 2020 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 ...
  • Sixth Annual ACGS Conference: Racial Orders, Racist Borders
    17 Oct 2019 - 18 Oct 2019 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, ...
  • Workshop: Racial Orders,Racist Borders
    16 Oct 2019 - 10 Oct 2019 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.
  • Sonic Entanglements
    9 Sep 2019 - 10 Sep 2019 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, ...
  • China is creative!
    China Is Creative! Rethinking Creativity in a Globalized China
    29 Aug 2019 - 31 Aug 2019 Event
    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 ...
  • Persophilia: Persian Culture on the Global Scene
    7 Jun 2019 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
  • Against the Grain
    5 Jun 2019 - 7 Jun 2019 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’ ...
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    Gelijke kansen in de stad
    16 May 2019 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.
  • DNA Molecule
    Opsporing verzocht: ‘ras’ in DNA
    25 Mar 2019 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.
  • Bolsonaro’s Brazil: Society and Politics in the Neo-Conservative Turn
    22 Mar 2019 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 ...
  • Old Map Brazil
    Diego Acosta (Bristol University). 'The Legal Construction of the Foreigner'
    14 Mar 2019 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 ...
  • Performance Philosophy Biennal
    14 Mar 2019 - 17 Mar 2019 Event
    Between 14-17 March 2019 the institute of Theatre Studies hosts the Biennial of the international network of Performance Philosophy.
  • ASCA
    Entanglements of Race, Sound and the Archive: Coloniality and the Globalised Present
    10 Dec 2018 - 11 Dec 2018 Event
    Organisers: Carolyn Birdsall, Anette Hoffmann. Confirmed speakers: Alejandra Bronfman (University at Albany), Jennifer Stoever (Binghamton University)
  • ACGS
    Entanglements of Race, Sound and the Archive: Coloniality and the Globalised Present
    10 Dec 2018 - 11 Dec 2018 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 ...