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Results: 41 - 60 of 150
  • 23 Mar 2017
    Booklaunch Seminar: Youth Cultures in China
    Booklaunch Seminar: Youth Cultures in China

    16:00 - 17:30 | Lecture

    Organised by The Centre for China Studies, Chinese University of Hong Kong in collaboration with The French Centre for Research on Contemporary China (CEFC).

  • Start 20 Mar 2017
    End 23 Mar 2017
    Dissident Desires - Africa/Asia: Critical Comparative Analyses on Gender & Sexuality


    Amsterdam, 20-22-23 March 2017

  • Start 15 Dec 2016
    End 16 Dec 2016
    Temporalities of globalisation
    Third Annual ACGS Conference: Where Are We Now? Temporalities of Globalisation

    08:45 - 19:00 | Conference

    Keynote speakers: Amy Allen (Pennsylvania State University), Louise Amoore (Durham University), Rolando Vazquéz (Utrecht University), Michael Shapiro (University of Hawai'i)

  • 12 Dec 2016
    City Dramaturgies

    15:00 - 16:30 | Lecture

    Presentation and discussion following masterclass with Prof. Dr. Mark Fleishman (University of Cape Town)

  • Start 25 Oct 2016
    End 26 Oct 2016
    Materiality, Publicness and Digital Media


    The rapid development of social media platforms is affecting public communication and mobilization around contentious issues. The series of workshops on ‘Trajectories of Publicness and Contestation’ traces these ...

  • Start 11 Oct 2016
    End 12 Oct 2016
    Dramaturgies of Cultural Translation


    Attention: contrary to previous communication, the performances take place from 19.00-22.30 hrs.

  • Start 15 Sep 2016
    End 17 Sep 2016
    ACGS / Walker Lee
    Sexing the City


    In 2015, five feminists were detained in China for more than a month; their public activism for more female toilets, against domestic violence and for safer subways, appeared to challenge the authorities too much. ...

  • 15 Sep 2016
    Contentious Data: A One-day event on the Politics of Big Data for Activism

    00:00 | Workshop

    How do people resist corporate privacy intrusion and government surveillance by means of technical fixes? How does civil society take advantage of the possibilities for civic engagement, advocacy, and campaigning ...

  • Start 2 Jun 2016
    End 3 Jun 2016
    Times are a Changin’: Temporality, Memory and Social Movements in the Digital Age


    First seminar in the 'Trajectories of Publicness and Contestation' series.

  • Start 7 Apr 2016
    End 9 Apr 2016
    You Must Create? Boredom, Shanzhai and Digitization in the Time of ‘Creative China’


    Hong Kong, Hong Kong Baptist University, 7-9 April 2016 ~ Workshop organized by Jeroen de Kloet (University of Amsterdam), Yiu Fai Chow (Hong Kong Baptist University), Laura Vermeeren (University of Amsterdam), ...

  • 29 Mar 2016
    Zia Haider Rahman: Social Mobility and the Impenetrability of Elites

    15:00 - 17:00 | Event

    In this masterclass organized by ASCA and the ACGS, Zia Haider Rahman, author of the novel In the Light of What We Know (2014), will discuss social mobility and the impenetrability of elites from an interdisciplinary ...

  • Start 20 Mar 2016
    End 23 Mar 2016
    Global Adorno


    International Conference at the University of Amsterdam, organized by Josef Früchtl and Johan Hartle, March 20-23, 2016.

  • 17 Mar 2016
    Secularism, Identity, and Enchantment

    16:00 - 18:00 | Event

    Lecture and discussion with Akeel Bilgrami, organized by The Phliosophy and Public Affairs group, ASCA and ACGS. Akeel Bilgrami is Sidney Morgenbesser Professor of Philosophy at Columbia University and member of the ...

  • Start 17 Mar 2016
    End 19 Mar 2016
    Worlding the Brain. Patterns, Rhythms, Narratives in Neuroscience and the Humanities


    Interdisciplinary symposium at the University of Amsterdam, March 17-19, 2016. Deadline for Proposals: 24 January 2016. Confirmed keynote speakers: • Prof. Jean Pierre Changeux (Collège de France, Institut ...

  • Start 28 Jan 2016
    End 30 Jan 2016
    International conference on 'The art market in a global perspective'


    The aim of this multidisciplinary international conference is to bring together theoretical perspectives (ranging from sociology, anthropology, art history, economics and geography) that help advance our ...

  • 22 Jan 2016
    Empires and the Law of Nations: A Contribution to the Critical History of International Law

    15:30 - 17:00 | Lecture

    The Amsterdam Centre for Globalisation Studies and the Paul Scholten Centre for Jurisprudence and kindly invite you to the inaugural lecture in the 2016 Global Intellectual History Lecture Series "Empires and the Law ...

  • Start 16 Dec 2015
    End 17 Dec 2015
    Bland, Boring, Banal. A Symposium on Lackluster Feeling and Digital Media in Extreme Times


    A two-day symposium hosted by Niels van Doorn and Ellen Rutten (UvA), in cooperation with the Digital Emotions research collective (UvA), the Amsterdam School for Cultural Analysis (ASCA) & the Amsterdam Center for ...

  • Start 14 Dec 2015
    End 17 Dec 2015
    Lauren Berlant in Amsterdam


    In December, Lauren Berlant will visit Amsterdam and participate in three events. Lauren Berlant is George M. Pullman Distinguished Service Professor of English at the University of Chicago. Her most recent books ...

  • 9 Dec 2015
    Dramaturgy in the Postcolony: Reflections from South Africa

    17:00 | Lecture

    Lecture by Prof. Dr. Mark Fleishman (University of Cape Town) in Moment! Lecture series at the Dept. of Theatre Studies, University of Amsterdam All are welcome!

  • 7 Nov 2015
    Global English, Mobility and Motility

    10:00 - 16:00 | Workshop

    On November 6 and 7, Belgian philosopher and economist Prof. Philippe van Parijs, who is affiliated to the Catholic University of Louvain and the University of Oxford, will pay a visit to the Faculty of Humanities at ...