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Results: 41 - 60 of 93
  • 26 Jun 2017
    PhD defence: Marianne Ritsema van Eck

    Marianne Ritsema van Eck, ASH PhD candidate, will defend her dissertation entitled 'Custodians of Sacres Space. Constructing the Franciscan Holy Land Through texts and sacri monti (ca. 1480-1650)' supervised by prof. ...

  • 11 Apr 2017
    New: MA in Urban History in 2017-2018

    Our Dutch-taught MA Urban History starts next September!

  • 11 Apr 2017
    New publication Damen: Knighthood in and around Brussels

    Mario's article in the Journal of Medieval History focuses on the social and political features of the knighthood in one of the most densely populated areas of the Low Countries, the administrative district of ...

  • 10 Feb 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 ...

  • 20 Jan 2017
    Thesis defence Rianne Hermans: 2 February 2017

    Rianne will defend her thesis "Latin Cults through Roman Eyes: Myth, Memory and Cult Practice in the Alban Hills" on Thursday 2 February 2017, 10:00 am, in the Agnietenkapel. In her thesis, she studied the ...

  • 21 Dec 2016
    Thesis defence Frans Camphuijsen: 13 January 2017

    On Friday 13 January 2017, 13:00, Frans will defend his thesis "Scripting Justice: Legal practice and communication in the late medieval law courts of Utrecht, York and Paris". His thesis is a comparative history of ...

  • 18 Dec 2016
    ERC Consolidator Grant for Guy Geltner.

    Medieval public health is mired in modern myth: without centralised governments, democratic values and advanced medicine, promoting health at the population level was purportedly either unthinkable or simply ...

  • 10 Nov 2016
    New Publication Gabri van Tussenbroek

    Het gebouw als bewijs: nieuwe publicatie

  • 10 Nov 2016
    Laura van Hasselt's blog on her research project Van Eeghen

    Laura, curator at the Amsterdam Museum, works on a PhD project on the entrepreneur and philanthropist Christiaan Pieter van Eeghen (1816-1889), one of the founders of the Amsterdam City Museum. On her blog she posts ...

  • 7 Oct 2016
    2 PhD positions "Gender and urban space"

    The Amsterdam School of Historical Studies (ASH), one of the six research schools of the Faculty of Humanities, currently has two vacant PhD positions as part of the NWO-funded VIDI Project The freedom of the ...

  • 22 Sep 2016
    New Publication Van den Heuvel: Food Hawkers

    Food Hawkers: Selling in the Streets from Antiquity to the Present (London: Routledge, 2016) is edited by Melissa Calaresu & ACUH member Danielle van den Heuvel

  • 5 Sep 2016
    ACUH at EAUH Helsinki

    The bi-annual conference of the European Association of Urban History – titled “Reinterpreting cities” – took place from 24-27 Augustus in Helsinki. A number of ACUH members presented their research, with papers ...

  • 13 Jul 2016
    New publication: EU@Stedelijke raad

    This new publication, edited by Anne van Wageningen and Virginie Mamadouh and published by Amsterdam University Press, contains essays by ACU members Guy Geltner, Moritz Föllmer, Gemma Blok, Arie van Steensel, Tim ...

  • 24 Jun 2016
    Thesis defence Tim Verlaan

    Tim Verlaan will defend his thesis, titled "De toekomst van de Nederlandse binnenstad 1960-1978" on Friday 24 June, in the Aula at 10.00 am. For more info, please find the invitation below.

  • 16 Jun 2016
    Naoorlogse Amsterdamse arbeidersbuurten, 26 juni

    In 2015 interviewden zo’n 20 MA-studenten van de Opleiding Geschiedenis tientallen oudere Amsterdammers over hun herinneringen aan het leven in de Jordaan, de Indische Buurt en Tuindorp-Buiksloot (en enkele andere ...

  • 15 Jun 2016
    Thesis defence Anna Sparreboom

    On Wednesday 15 June at 10.00 in the Agnietenkapel, Anna Sparreboom will defend her thesis, titled "Venationes Africanae. Hunting Spectacles in Roman North Africa: Cultural Significance and Social Function." More ...

  • 29 Mar 2016
    Public Lectures History of Architecture

    Two upcoming public events on Amsterdam's architectural history.

  • 1 Mar 2016
    Grant Maartje van Gelder for Conference on Early Modern Venice

    Maartje van Gelder and Claire Judde de Larivière (Toulouse) received a conference grant (€3.000,-) from the Fritz Thyssen Stiftung für Wissenschatsförderung. The grant will be used to organize the conference ...

  • 3 Feb 2016
    Grant Arie van Steensel for "Historisch Leiden in Kaart"

    Arie van Steensel and Roos van Oosten (Leiden University) received a grant (€10.000) from DANS for a Small Data Project. The grant will be used to further develop a digital historical map of the town of Leiden, for ...

  • 29 Jan 2016
    New publication: "Patricians, Knights, or Nobles?" by Mario Damen

    a new publication by Mario Damen, assistant professor of medieval history at the University of Amsterdam.