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Amsterdam Centre for Urban History

Exploring the history of urban societies from a long-term and broad geographic perspective
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19 June 2019
The winner of the ASH Dissertation Award 2018-2019 is Janna Coomans (Medieval History) for her PhD dissertation 'In Pursuit of a Healthy City: Sanitation and the Common Good in the Late Medieval Low Counties', ...
19 June 2019
The joint first prizewinners of the ASH Valorisation Award 2018-2019 are Lia van Gemert and Tim Verlaan, as announced on 14 June at the ASH end of term event and awards ceremony.
18 June 2019
In this second round, grants will be awarded of between €2.500 and €5.000 per grant, up to a total call budget of €15.000. With a well-developed argument grants higher than €5.000 can be also considered. Grants can ...
About ACUH
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Research
ACUH hosts a wide range of research projects funded by NWO, ERC, and other funding organisations.
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20 - 30 Sep 2019
ACUH member Marleen Termeer organizes a ten-day workshop on coins as a historical source, hosted by the Royal Netherlands Institute in Rome from 20 to 30 September 2019. Deadline for applications is 1 July.
25 Sep 2019 20:00 - 22:00
More than ever, alternative urban futures are needed for an urban world that is socially just, environmentally sustainable, and capable of caring for the diversity of urban life. How can policy makers, activists, ...
15 Oct 2019 00:00
This interdisciplinary playshop, funded by a joint ACHI-CUS seed grant, aims to bring together UvA scholars from different faculties and disciplines, working on different regions, and offers an opportunity to share ...
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