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Results: 81 - 93 of 93
  • 25 Oct 2013
    Award: Low Countries Society for Italian Studies Prize for Maartje van Gelder

    Maartje van Gelder has been awarded the History Book Prize 2009-2012 of the Low Countries Society for Italian Studies for her monograph Trading Places. The Netherlandish Merchants in Early Modern Venice (Brill, ...

  • 19 Sep 2013
    Award: Professor Van Winter prize for Boudien de Vries

    Boudien de Vries has been awarded with the Professor Van Winter prize for her recent monograph 'Een stad vol lezers. Leescultuur in Haarlem in de negentiende eeuw' [A city full of readers. Reading culture in Haarlem ...

  • 19 Sep 2013
    Newly published: Women and the Roman City in the Latin West

    Roman Cities, as conventionally studied, seem to be dominated by men. Yet as the contributions to this volume—which deals with the Roman cities of Italy and the western provinces in the late Republic and early ...

  • 19 Sep 2013
    New project: Women in Roman Syria

    Sanne Klaver has been awarded with one of the 10 PhD Fellowships of the Institute for Cultural History (UvA) for a four-year research project, starting in September 2013. The project aims to provide new insights in ...

  • 19 Sep 2013
    Newly published: Hatra

    Hatra is the richest archaeological site in the Parthian Empire known to date and has great potential for a better understanding of this enigmatic empire and its relationship with Rome.

  • 24 Jun 2013
    Newly published: Individuality and Modernity in Berlin

    Tracing the history of individuality in Berlin from the late 1920s to the construction of the Berlin Wall in August 1961, Moritz Föllmer demonstrates that the demand to be recognised as an individual was central to ...

  • 24 Jun 2013
    Call for papers: Iron Curtain Cities?

    Moritz Föllmer (UvA) and Mark B. Smith (Leeds) invite you to submit a paper proposal for their session at the European Association for Urban History Conference (EAUH) in Lisbon, 3-6 September 2014: ‘Iron Curtain ...

  • 24 Jun 2013
    Visiting Scholarships: The Just City in Egypt and Syria under the Mamluks

    As association researcher at the Netherlands-Flemish Institute in Cairo (NVIC), Maaike van Berkel will be conducting research in the Egyptian National Archives for her project The Just City in Egypt and Syria under ...

  • 19 Jun 2013
    Call for papers: Healthscaping premodern urban communities

    Guy Geltner and Claire Weeda invite you to submit a paper proposal for their session at the European Association for Urban History Conference (EAUH) in Lisbon, 3-6 September 2014: ‘Healthscaping premodern urban ...

  • 19 Jun 2013
    Visiting scholarship: Urban Culture in the Dutch Golden Age

    Maartje van Gelder and Michiel van Groesen will be Queen Wilhelmina Visiting Professors at Columbia University at New York in the Fall of 2013. As part of their professorship, they will co-teach an undergraduate ...

  • 19 Jun 2013
    New project: Negotiating Cleanliness in the Premodern City

    The project will focus on the interplay between literary and medical discourses and socio-political and bodily practices in the urban environment.

  • 30 May 2013
    Award: The People and the Prince

    Maartje van Gelder was awarded a fellowship from the Italian Academy for Advanced Studies in America (Columbia University) in May 2013.

  • 2 Apr 2013
    Newly published: Plaatsen van beschaafd vertier [Sites of civilised leisure]

    Class consciousness and urban culture in The Hague, 1850-1890