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Results: 1 - 20 of 58
  • 6 Jun 2019
    Ethnography

    Rachel Spronk is an Associate professor at the anthropology department of the University of Amsterdam. She is trained as an anthropologist and doing interdisciplinary research on culture, gender and sexuality. Her ...

  • 20 Mar 2019
    Call for Papers: Sixth Annual ACGS Conference

    Around the world, racist discourses, attitudes, and practices have moved from the fringes into the mainstream, putting core democratic values under pressure. Familiar racial orders have resurfaced and reinforced ...

  • 17 Sep 2018
    Visitor registration of the 2018 International ACGS Conference has opened

    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 ...

  • 7 Jul 2018
    Interrupting Globalisation: Heterotopia in the Twenty-First Century

    Keywords: heterotopia, globalisation, discourse, space, art, literature, film, popular culture

  • 7 Jul 2018
    New members

    We are happy to welcome 3 new members and 2 new affiliate members.

  • 10 Apr 2018
    New programme leader: Olav Velthuis

    We are very happy to announce that professor Olav Velthuis will join the ACGS team as a programme leader of the aesthetics research programme.

  • 10 Apr 2018
    New Members

    We are happy to welcome 2 new members and 5 new affiliate members.

  • 10 Apr 2018
    Book Series: Studies in Globalization, Culture and Society

    In 2018, 3 new books are published in the ACGS book series Studies in Globalization, Culture and Society.

  • 6 Mar 2018
    Esther Peeren Professor of Cultural Analysis

    We are happy to congratulate our Vice Director Esther Peeren with her appointment as Professor of Cultural Analysis.

  • 6 Mar 2018
    Call for Papers: Fifth Annual ACGS 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 ...

  • 6 Mar 2018
    Call for Papers: Fifth Annual ACGS 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 ...

  • 8 Dec 2017
    ERC Consolidator Grant awarded to Esther Peeren

    ACGS vice-director Esther Peeren has been awarded the prestigious Consolidator Grant from the European Research Council (ERC).

  • 28 Nov 2017
    New Members

    We are happy to welcome five new ACGS members.

  • 18 Sep 2017
    New ACGS members

    We are happy to welcome five new ACGS members.

  • 16 Jun 2017
    New ACGS Members

    We are happy to welcome six new ACGS members!

  • 18 Jan 2017
    New Publication: Symptoms of the Planetary Condition. A Critical Vocabulary

    We would like to congratulate Esther Peeren, vice-director of ACGS, on the vocabulary entries she wrote for the recently published book Symptoms of the Planetary Condition: A Critical Vocabulary.

  • 29 Oct 2016
    New publication: Global English

    Following the workshop Global English, which was sponsored by ACGS and organised by prof. dr. László Marácz, a publication with prof. dr. Philippe van Parijs was published in the latest issue of Acta Universitatis ...

  • 29 Oct 2016
    CfP: Ubiquitous Cinema - Education, Mobility, and Storytelling in the Digital Age

    Beijing, Beijing Film Academy, April 27-29, 2017

  • 14 Oct 2016
    Call for Papers - Other Globes: Past and Peripheral Imaginations of the Global

    Confirmed Keynote Speakers: Ursula K. Heise (University of California Los Angeles) Patrick D.Flores (University of the Philippines) Peter Hitchcock (Baruch College, City University of New York)

  • 18 Sep 2016
    New book: Peripheral Visions in the Globalizing Present: Space, Mobility, Aesthetics

    This volume sheds new light on how today’s peripheries are made, lived, imagined and mobilized in a context of rapidly advancing globalization.