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Results: 1 - 20 of 126
Results: 1 - 20 of 126
  • The New Empire Builders
    17 Sep 2020 15:30 - 16:30 Event
    During this this Zoom seminar, Alistair Kefford (Leiden) will give a paper on the global expansion of British property developers in the post-war period. Please register in advance by sending an e-mail to ...
  • De redder van de stad
    16 Sep 2020 20:00 - 22:00 Event
    Terwijl Amsterdam nog geen halve eeuw geleden in een diepe crisis verkeerde, is de stad momenteel ongekend populair. Eén van de grondleggers van de stedelijke revitalisering was Michael van der Vlis, wethouder ...
  • Life on the streets in early modern Amsterdam. From database to dissertation
    4 Jun 2020 10:15 - 12:00 Event
    In cooperation with the Gender and Work project at Uppsala University, Bob Pierik will give an online paper titled 'Life on the streets in early modern Amsterdam. From database to dissertation'.
  • Voorlichting master Stadsgeschiedenis en vertoning 'The Pruitt-Igoe Myth'
    1 May 2020 15:00 - 17:30 Event
    Petra Brouwer, Clé Lesger en Tim Verlaan verzorgen een digitale voorlichtingsbijeenkomst over het nieuwe programma van de master Stadsgeschiedenis, waarin onze stads- en architectuurhistorici nog nauwer gaan samenwerken.
  • Rural Policing in Trecento Piedmont
    23 Apr 2020 08:00 Event
    ACUH member Guy Geltner will give a Zoom lecture on rural policing in medieval Piedmont.
  • [CANCELLED] Storytelling Festival Amsterdam Nieuw-West
    18 Mar 2020 - 21 Mar 2020 19:00 - 18:00 Event
    Join the Storytelling Festival in Amsterdam Nieuw-West from the 18th - 21st of March where residents, entrepreneurs and professionals will share extraordinary stories at various locations in Nieuw-West. Success will ...
  • [CANCELLED] Newcomers' Right to the City
    18 Mar 2020 18:00 - 20:00 Event
    Due to COVID19 we unfortunately had to cancel this conference. With increasing worldwide migrant mobilities it is not always clear who has the right to the city. What is the role of the newcomer in an urbanized world?
  • Post-Mobile Futures in Amsterdam?
    11 Mar 2020 18:30 - 21:30 Event
    Contemporary cities are fundamentally dependent on mobility. This dependence constitutes both a resilience and an environmental problem as transport systems are not only vulnerable to disruptions, but also highly ...
  • Urban Movie #25 | PUSH
    2 Mar 2020 20:00 - 22:00 Event
    Landlords without faces. Apartments without renters. Housing prices are skyrocketing in cities around the world. Incomes are not. The documentary PUSH sheds light on a new kind of faceless landlord, our increasingly ...
  • ACUH seminar: Dangerous cities
    20 Feb 2020 15:30 - 17:00 Event
    Marion Pluskota (Leiden University) will give a talk on the mapping of crime in the past and what it tells us about the gendered use of the urban space.
  • Urban Studies Network Day
    30 Jan 2020 12:30 - 19:30 Event
    We are pleased to announce the fourth Centre for Urban Studies Network Day on the 30th of January 2020, as well as an upcoming special round of Joint Seed Grants. The network day is co-hosted with the CREATE research ...
  • ACUH Seminar with Martin Kohlrausch
    16 Jan 2020 15:30 - 17:00 Event
    Martin Kohlrausch will discuss the role of modernist architects in East Central Europe during the first half of the 20th century. He will argue that against the background of economic catching-up processes and the ...
  • Copyright: Enrico Savini
    Re-making the Commons
    15 Jan 2020 20:00 - 22:00 Event
    During this evening, at Pakhuis de Zwijger, a panel of experts will engage in an open debate with the audience on the future of urban resources. This public event is part of the Masterstudio: The Common City?
  • Amsterdam NDSM
    Masterstudio: The Common City?
    13 Jan 2020 - 18 Jan 2020 Course
    How can planning promote and regulate these urban commons? What are the new frontiers of the urban commons? What infrastructures and architectural forms do the commons require and produce? How will urban governance ...
  • Screening 'De stad was van ons'
    9 Jan 2020 19:00 - 21:30 Event
    As part of a bachelor course on the history of Amsterdam's postwar housing market, ACUH organizes a screening of 'De stad was van ons' (1996, 115 min) followed by a Q&A with René Boer. The documentary tells the story ...
  • Book launch: Dream City Detroit
    13 Dec 2019 20:00 - 22:00 Event
    You may know Detroit as a poster child for urban decline, but times are changing. A walk through downtown Detroit reveals a dream city of bright lights, as elegant Detroiters spill out of exciting bars in ...
  • Life after architectural and urban history
    9 Dec 2019 17:00 - 18:00 Event
    Alumni and students share their experiences with research, internships and working life: how do you make a living as an architectural or urban historian? With amongst others Nadia Abdelkaui, curator at Museum Het ...
  • 'The taste of Amsterdam' with Justyna Wubs-Mrozewicz
    27 Nov 2019 12:30 - 13:15 Event
    The latest yearbook of Amstelodamum is all about food cultures, and on the 27th of November Justyna Wubs-Mrozewicz will be joining a Q&A with one of the journal's editors to talk about beer import, production and ...
  • Screening 'City dreamers'
    22 Nov 2019 15:00 - 17:30 Event
    As part of the bachelor course 'Vrouwen en kunst', ACUH member Petra Brouwer organizes a screening and introduction of 'City dreamers'. The documentary tells the story of four internationally renowned female ...
  • ACUH seminar with Nathan van Kleij and Gerard Wiegers
    21 Nov 2019 15:30 - 17:00 Event
    During our work in progress sessions, we invite two ACUH members to reflect on recent or forthcoming journal articles, book chapters, and/or research projects. On the 21st of November, together with Nathan van Kleij ...