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Results: 21 - 40 of 160
  • Start 27 Jun 2018
    End 29 Jun 2018
    The NECS 2018 Conference Media Tactics and Engagement


    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
    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
    Decolonial Desires with Dr. Vanessa Agard-Jones


    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


    “…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
    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
    Moving Together: Activism, Art and Education – A Week with Angela Davis


    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
    Platformization of Chinese Society


    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
    Critical Thinking in Curaçao and the Construction of Forgetting


    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 ...

  • 1 Feb 2018
    Shadow World: documentary and discussion about global arms trade

    20:00 - 22:00 | Event

    The much acclaimed film ‘Shadow World’ reveals the shocking realities of the global arms trade. A screening of the documentary, followed by a discussion with experts.

  • Start 13 Dec 2017
    End 15 Dec 2017
    Art & Activism: Resilience Techniques in Times of Crisis


    Call for Papers

  • 12 Dec 2017
    Research in Progress

    16:00 - 17:30 | Event

    'In this 'Research in Progress' meeting two UvA researchers will present new research projects and discuss their NWO proposals with the participants.

  • 16 Nov 2017
    Data for the Social good

    20:00 - 21:30 | Event

    As every aspect of our daily lives becomes susceptible of turning into data being collected, analyzed and repurposed, the question arises what kind of consequences this process will bring for society. In this ...

  • Start 2 Nov 2017
    End 4 Nov 2017
    Worlding the Brain 2017: Affect, Care, Engagement


    Confirmed key note speakers:  Vittorio Gallese, Felicity Callard, Alva Noë

  • 27 Oct 2017
    Migration, Borders, and Citizenship: Ethical and Political Perspectives

    18:00 - 20:00 | Event

    “Borders have guards and the guards have guns. This is an obvious fact of political life but one that is easily hidden from view—at least from the view of those of us who are citizens of affluent Western ...

  • Start 26 Oct 2017
    End 27 Oct 2017
    Postcolonial Mediations: Globalisation and Displacement


    Fourth Annual ACGS Conference

  • 20 Oct 2017

    09:30 - 18:00 | Workshop

    Shame and its counterpart pride play a central role in political life. This is true not only in the context of an obvious politics of shaming, practiced both by established politics and critical political movements, ...

  • 11 Sep 2017
    The Impossibility of International Religious Freedom

    20:00 - 21:30 | Lecture

    There is a growing emphasis in both the U.S. and in Europe on expertise on religion, countering violent extremism, and the promotion of religious freedom. How should we understand the intersection between religion ...

  • Start 4 Jul 2017
    End 5 Jul 2017
    Other Globes: Past and Peripheral Imaginations of the Global


    For this two-day international conference, sponsored by the Amsterdam Centre of Globalisation Studies (ACGS) and the Amsterdam School for Cultural Analysis (ASCA), we invite papers that explore cultural practices ...