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  • 14 Feb 2019
    The Anthro Screening Room invites you to the screening of: Empty Home

    17:00 - 19:00 | Lecture

    We are happy to invite you to the screening of Empty Home, a project by Sanderien Verstappen & Willy Sier. The screening of the film will be followed by a discussion on the text they are currently writing.

  • 12 Feb 2019
    Bergrede door Amade M’charek: het spoor van het zout

    20:00 - 22:00 | Lecture

    UvA-hoogleraar Amade M’charek spreekt op deze avond de Amersfoortse Bergrede uit. De invloedrijke antropoloog en expert in forensisch onderzoek neemt ons mee naar de randen van Europa.

  • 8 Feb 2019
    Two paths for the creation of an EU political identity: cultural heritage policy

    16:00 - 17:30 | Lecture

    Political identity has become a central question in European politics. A key issue is that whilst the EU has greatly expanded its powers in key policy domains that traditionally have been the preserve of nation ...

  • 7 Feb 2019
    The politics of measuring poverty in South Africa

    16:00 - 17:30 | Lecture

    Charles Meth (Southern Africa Labour and Development Research Unit, University of Cape Town) on the politics of measuring poverty in South Africa.

  • 7 Feb 2019
    The Impact of Populist Parties on EU Institutions and Civil Society Organizations

    13:00 - 15:00 | Lecture

    This presentation focuses on how the ‘populist turn’ of recent years has affected EU institutions and the non-state actors interacting with them. On the basis of a set of in-depth interviews and text analyses, it ...

  • 6 Feb 2019
    Lucio Baccaro: Political Economy of Growth in Europe

    15:00 - 17:00 | Lecture

    Based on ongoing research, this presentation will provide an overview of the "Growth Models Perspective" in political economy. Growth models are characterized by different demand drivers, which map onto various key ...

  • 4 Feb 2019
    Violence, Stigma, Trauma & Resilience – How to open spaces to address intergenerational legacies of violence?

    13:00 - 17:00 | Workshop

    The University of Humanistic Studies (co-applicant) and the Amsterdam Institute for Social Science Research (AISSR, UvA) have received the KNAW-Anticipation Grant Indonesia-The Netherlands (ANGIN). The grant provides ...

  • 31 Jan 2019
    Hopes for Unity, Self-Articulation and Sustainability of a Group

    17:00 - 19:00 | Lecture

    The AnthroScreeningRoom is happy to invite you to the first screening of 2019; a work by visual artist Eamonn Harnett. Join for film, discussion and drinks!

  • 29 Jan 2019
    The Nashville Declaration and its sociological consequences

    15:30 - 17:00 | Event

    In the Netherlands, the Nashville declaration has led to quite some public upheaval. What does this say about the relationship between religion and sexuality in the Netherlands? How should we, as social-scientists, ...

  • 28 Jan 2019
    Can dogs be racist? The colonial legacies of racialised dogs in Kenya and Zambia

    15:30 - 17:00 | Event

    This lecture places dogs into the centre of the politics of the everyday within late colonial and postcolonial Kenya and Zambia, focusing upon how colonial systems of racialisation relied upon the animal to ...

  • Start 28 Jan 2019
    End 15 Feb 2019
    Annelies Moors
    Call for Papers: Multiple Materialities of Muslim Marriages

    09:00 - 17:00 | Workshop

    This workshop is organized as part of the ERC-funded research project on ‘Problematizing “Muslim Marriages”: Ambiguities and Contestations’ hosted by the Amsterdam Institute for Social Science Research and the ...

  • 22 Jan 2019
    European Academy of Sociology
    Beate Volker presents the work of Diego Gambetta

    15:00 - 16:30 | Lecture

    Beate Volker on the work of the Great Thinker Diego Gambetta.

  • 17 Jan 2019
    Regional Assemblages of Deportation: Comparing North America and Europe

    14:30 - 16:00 | Event

    Despite its well-documented benefits to sending and receiving countries, human migration has become one of the most contested themes in global politics.

  • 17 Jan 2019
    Exploring the Foundation of Caribbean Epistemology with Professor Linden Lewis (Bucknell University)

    14:30 - 16:00 | Event

    The discourse on Caribbean thought and knowledge has a gestation period, beginning from a history of denial of indigenous reason, to the construction of a Caribbean epistemology.

  • 15 Jan 2019
    Populism and Liberal Democracy: 10 Summary Takeaways

    15:00 - 17:00 | Lecture

    Based on the conceptual, empirical, and theoretical framework developed in his forthcoming Populism and Liberal Democracy: A Comparative and Theoretical Analysis (Oxford University Press, April 2019), Takis Pappas ...

  • 14 Jan 2019
    Lunch Talk: "The impact of conflict on birth outcomes: The case of Pakistan"

    12:00 - 13:00 | Event

    Using insights from the literature on psychology and medicine, we examine the impact of terrorism on child sex at birth. The psychological and social stressors associated with terrorist events prior to conception ...

  • 19 Dec 2018
    Global Sports, Masculinity and Exploitation: Views from Africa

    19:00 - 21:00 | Event

    In many countries of Sub-Saharan Africa, young men are increasingly consumed by dreams of migrating to a career in the sport industries of the Global North. For most, the reality is much starker, as they have to ...

  • 17 Dec 2018
    Multiple Encounters: Europe in the Middle East / the Middle East in Europe

    09:00 - 18:00 | Event

    On Monday 17 December, ACMES, in collaboration with ACES and ARTES, organizes a research convention open to all that are interested in research related to the Middle East in Europe and Europe in the Middle East.

  • 12 Dec 2018
    The Political Value of Time: Citizenship, Duration and Democratic Justice

    13:00 - 15:00 | Lecture

    Waiting periods and deadlines are so ubiquitous that we often take them for granted. Yet they form a critical part of any democratic architecture. When a precise moment or amount of time is given political ...

  • Start 12 Dec 2018
    End 14 Dec 2018
    Collective Identities and Integration of Core State Powers

    09:00 - 11:40 | Conference

    This conference aims to explore the relationship between collective identities and the integration of State Powers in the European Union.