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Results: 41 - 60 of 61
Results: 41 - 60 of 61
  • 24 Aug 2015
    Call for Papers - Bland, Boring, Banal

    From Paris to Nigeria, from Ukraine to Syria: our present geopolitical situation is one of extreme events—events whose violent intensity is hard to avoid in an age of media saturation and mobile connectivity. ...

  • 15 Jul 2015
    Call for Papers - Everyday Aesthetics and the Cultural Industries in a Globalisaing World

    We invite the participants of the workshop to engage with the proposed topic from the following angles.

  • 16 May 2015
    NWO VIDI Grant for Ellen Rutten

    Dilapidated tables, grainy photos, worn jeans—in a world of rapid technological change, imperfection is an answer to our longing for more authenticity and the sublime. Together with researchers and designers, Ellen ...

  • 27 Apr 2015
    László Marácz Awarded an Honorary Professorahip at the Gumilyov Eurasian National University

    Prof. Erlan Sydykov, the rector of the Gumilyov Eurasian National University, has honourered László Marácz with the title 'Honorary Professor of the Gumilyov Eurasian National University.' The ceremony took place on ...

  • 15 Apr 2015
    Call for Papers - Global Cultures of Contestation

    From the popular uprisings in the Middle East and North Africa in early 2011, via the Spanish indignados, the Occupy movement and the Gezi Park protests, to the Umbrella movement in Hong Kong and the New ...

  • 25 Nov 2014
    Call for Papers - Social Class in the 21st Century

    The question of social class has re-emerged as a central concern for the analysis and politics of gender and sexuality in the public sphere in many societies worldwide. The ascent and subsequent crisis of global ...

  • 25 Nov 2014
    Call for Papers - Peripheral Visions in the Globalising Present

    Although discourses on globalisation tend to stress the decline of organising the world in terms of centre and periphery, and although these categories have themselves been reformulated as shifting and multiple, it ...

  • 19 Nov 2014
    Precariously Yours

    Rapid reforms in China have resulted in increasing inequalities and disjunctures. While Shanghai is transforming into a global mega-city, like many other big cities in Asia, its dwellers are often confronted with a ...

  • 3 Oct 2014
    Umbrellas and Revolutions

    Hong Kong is in the midst of what is now termed an 'Umbrella Movement,' more than 25 years after the Tiananmen Democracy Movement. Will the call for democracy be heard this time? What is going on in Hong Kong?

  • 23 Sep 2014
    Call for Papers and Art Projects for PhD Students and Artists

    This call for papers and art projects is for PhD students and artists to submit their abstract for a two-day workshop to be held in March 2015 at Hong Kong Baptist University in collaboration with the International ...

  • 1 Jul 2014
    5 Vacancies in the ERC Research Project 'From Made in China to Created in China'

    The Amsterdam School for Cultural Analysis of the Faculty of Humanities is looking for four PhD and one postdoctoral candidates in the fields of Media Studies, Cultural Studies or Area Studies. The candidates will be ...

  • 10 Jun 2014
    Mobility and Inclusion in Multilingual Europe

    László Marácz and his collaborators have landed a European research project to study the mobility and linguistic diversity of the modern-day inhabitants of the 'Old Continent.' MIME (Mobility and Inclusion in ...

  • 25 Apr 2014
    Call for Papers - Security/Mobility Workshop

    Between Imagination and Authority

  • 10 Mar 2014
    ERC Grant for ChinaCreative

    The European Research Council has awarded Jeroen de Kloet an ERC consolidator grant for a research project titled 'From Made in China to Created in China – A Comparative Study of Creative Practice and Production in ...

  • 1 Mar 2014
    Wereldreizigers? Over de grenzen van de mondiale mobiliteit

    In deze bijeenkomst leggen verschillende geesteswetenschappers de keerzijde van het Boekenweekthema bloot door te wijzen op de grenzen van de mondiale mobiliteit en de manieren waarop deze grenzen in literatuur en ...

  • 28 Jan 2014
    Call for Papers - Inverting Globalisation Conference

    Whereas David Harvey has famously interpreted globalisation as a process of time/space compression, multiple trends proliferating globally suggest that its functional effects include the rooted, the local and the ...

  • 7 Nov 2013
    Call for Papers - Social Media and the Transformation of Public Space Conference

    Funded by the Royal Netherlands Academy of Science

  • 14 Oct 2013
    Call for Papers - Performing Protest Conference

    Re-Imagining the Good Life in Times of Crisis

  • 13 Sep 2013
    Ghosts and Haunting in Contemporary Cultural Theory

    Esther Peeren presents 'The Spectralities Reader' (Bloomsbury Academic), which collects recent theoretical interpretations of ghosts and haunting that exceed the confines of the fictional and supernatural, followed ...

  • 3 Sep 2013
    Two PhD Positions

    The NWO Project Critique of Religion and the Framing of Jews and Muslims in the Netherlands Today