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Results: 21 - 40 of 86
  • 24 Jan 2019
    Spui in Amsterdam
    Urban Studies Network Day

    12:30 - 19:30 | Event

    We are pleased to announce the Third Centre for Urban Studies Network Day, as well as special round of Seed Grants. The network day is co-hosted this year with the Amsterdam Centre for Cultural Heritage and Identity ...

  • 6 Dec 2018
    Fotograaf: Onbekend
    History research seminar with Danielle van den Heuvel and Bob Pierik

    15:00 - 17:00 | Event

    Together with her colleagues Bob Pierik, Ivan Kisjes and Bébio Vieira Amaro, on December 6 Danielle van den Heuvel is giving a seminar on her ongoing research project. The seminar will be held at OIH/BH E1.02E.

  • 29 Nov 2018
    ACUH seminar with Minke Walda

    15:00 - 16:30 | Event

    The towns of the Dutch Republic are represented at their best in the cityscapes of the eighteenth century. On the numerous drawings and prints the public buildings, houses and streets seem to be well balanced and ...

  • Start 15 Nov 2018
    End 17 Nov 2018
    Petra Brouwer
    Petra Brouwer at Making of the Humanities conference

    09:00 - 17:00 | Event

    Petra Brouwer and Kristina Jõekalda (Estonian Academy of Arts) are organizing the session 'Peripheral Historiographies: Architectural History in the Margins of Europe' at the seventh Making of the Humanities ...

  • 18 Oct 2018
    Tim Verlaan
    Enneüs Heerma lecture with Zef Hemel and Tim Verlaan

    15:30 - 17:30 | Event

    The 17th Enneüs Heerma lecture will be given by professor of Urban Planning and Regional Change Zef Hemel and ACUH member Tim Verlaan. Both speakers will focus on the questions if and how Amsterdam can still densify ...

  • 18 Oct 2018
    ACUH seminar with Sophie van Ginneken

    15:00 - 16:30 | Event

    This paper questions how architecture, as the visual and physical expression of Amsterdam’s identity, has played a pivotal role in the way the city has been perceived and consumed by tourists, and (re)planned for ...

  • 12 Oct 2018
    Petra Brouwer
    Film introduction and Q&A with Petra Brouwer

    20:30 - 22:30 | Event

    During the ninth edition of the Architecture Film Festival Rotterdam (AFFR), Petra Brouwer will introduce the documentary 'Kevin Roche: the quiet architect'. As an architect, Roche was amongst other projects ...

  • 11 Oct 2018
    FGw / CREATE
    CREATE salon

    15:30 - 19:00 | Event

    This month’s topic of the CREATE salon is 'Clusters of creativity'. We will explore exciting new directions in this field in presentations by Weixuan Li (Huygens ING, CREATE), who is 'deep mapping' the location of ...

  • 2 Oct 2018
    Freedom of the Streets
    Archive treasure hunt with Antonia Weiss and Bob Pierik

    14:00 - 16:00 | Event

    As part of their Freedom of the Streets research project, ACUH members Antonia Weiss and Bob Pierik will take us on a journey through Amsterdam's city archives, uncovering the daily lives of Amsterdam citizens living ...

  • 27 Sep 2018
    Joost Jonker
    ACUH seminar with Joost Jonker

    15:00 - 16:30 | Event

    Tracing the evolution of a society's institutions enables us to better understand how those societies change and why some of its features, say financial markets, continue to differ from one country to another. A good ...

  • 26 Sep 2018
    Drugs symposium with Arjan Nuijten

    19:30 - 23:30 | Event

    ACUH's Arjan Nuijten organises a symposium on Paradiso's drug-infused past and history of experimental cultural gatherings. Together with Gemma Blok, August de Loor, Stephen Snelders and Arno Adelaars, Nuijten will ...

  • Start 19 Sep 2018
    End 21 Sep 2018
    SPIN logo
    International Conference 'Cultural Mobilization'

    11:30 - 18:00 | Event

    A major international conference on 'Cultural mobilization: Cultural consciousness-raising and national movements in Europe and the world' will be held in Amsterdam from 19 to 22 September 2018. The conference is ...

  • 28 Jun 2018
    ACUH seminar with Lisa Hellman

    15:00 - 17:00 | Symposium

    This talk will focus on European everyday life in Canton and Macao during the long eighteenth century.

  • 8 Jun 2018
    Janna Coomans
    PhD defense: Janna Coomans

    13:00 | Event

    Janna Coomans, ASH PhD candidate, will defend the dissertation entitled 'In Pursuit of a Healthy City: Sanitation and the Common Good in the Late Medieval Low Countries.' supervised by Prof. Guy Geltner.

  • Start 4 Jun 2018
    End 15 May 2018
    Freedom of the Streets
    Summer school Mobilities in History


    The  Freedom  of  the  Streets  project,  supported  by  the  Amsterdam  School  of  Historical  Studies,  invites  early career researchers  to  participate  in  a  writing  summer  school  on the theme 'Mobilities ...

  • 24 May 2018
    ACUH seminar with Tsolin Nalbantian

    15:00 - 17:00 | Event

    Tsolin Nalbantian is lecturer at Leiden University’s, focusing on contemporary Middle-Eastern history. More specifically, she examines the roles minorities have played in the construction of the nation-state and ...

  • 26 Apr 2018
    ACUH seminar with Carola Hein

    15:00 - 17:00 | Event

    This paper aims to provincialize the history of urban planning in Europe and America in favor of a more global perspective and multi-faceted picture. By way of example, it offers reflections on Japan, where planning ...

  • 1 Mar 2018
    ACUH seminar with Rosemary Wakeman

    15:00 - 17:00 | Event

    Rosemary Wakeman is Professor of History at Fordham University. She is author of Practicing Utopia: An Intellectual History of the New Town Movement (2016), The Heroic City: Paris 1945-1958 (2009) and Modernizing the ...

  • 30 Nov 2017
    ACUH seminar with Anne van Wageningen

    15:00 - 17:00 | Symposium

    Anne will present his urban historical research at our seminar on Thursday 30 November.

  • Start 18 Nov 2017
    End 26 Nov 2017
    PhD/RMa Winter School


    This winter school for RMa and PhD students on identity formation in European border cities and urban borderlands will take place in the Dutch Royal Institute in Rome, between 18 and 26 November 2017. ACUH members ...