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  • 11 Apr 2019
    How is marginality part of the dominant order?

    15:00 - 17:00 | Event

    On a global scale marginality seems increasingly entangled and enmeshed in the workings of the larger system. There are currently areas of the world that are so marginal that they have become central for the illegal ...

  • Start 11 Apr 2019
    End 12 Apr 2019
    Muslim marriages: plurality of norms and practices

    09:00 - 18:00 | Conference

    In Muslim minority contexts, particularly in the UK and Europe, some of the prevalent discourses on religious-only Muslim marriages share an underlying assumption of a homogenous, legally recognised and culturally ...

  • 9 Apr 2019
    Harvard University Press
    Payal Arora in conversation with Tina Harris

    16:00 - 17:00 | Event

    In the book ‘The Next Billions Users’, digital anthropologist Payal Arora examines the online lives of millions of people in China, India, Brazil, and across the Middle East—home to most of the world’s internet ...

  • 26 Mar 2019
    Janna Besamusca
    Working mothers around the world

    14:30 - 17:30 | Event

    This symposium is organised following the PhD Defense Ceremony of Janna Besamusca, 'Working Mothers around the World'.

  • 25 Mar 2019
    DNA Molecule
    Opsporing verzocht: ‘ras’ in DNA

    20:00 - 21:30 | Event

    Het is 25 jaar geleden dat de eerste DNA-wetgeving in Nederland werd ingevoerd. In de jaren erna werd in toenemende mate forensisch DNA ingezet als opsporingsmiddel.

  • 19 Mar 2019
    Ibn Khaldun
    Eric Schliesser presents the work of Ibn Khaldun

    15:00 - 16:30 | Lecture

    Eric Schliesser on the work of historiographer and historian Ibn Khaldun (1332 – 1406).

  • 18 Mar 2019
    Intercountry Adoption and Transnational Politics.The Early Development of Korean Adoption to Sweden (1964-1979) - Youngeun Koo (Universität Tübingen)

    15:00 - 17:00 | Lecture

    This talk focuses on the early development of intercountry adoption from South Korea (hereafter ‘Korea’) to Sweden between 1964 and 1979.

  • 14 Mar 2019
    The Legal Construction of the Foreigner: Two Centuries of European Immigration in South America

    15:30 - 17:00 | Lecture

    Between 1870 and 1930 South America was the second largest recipient of migrants in the world only after the USA. Millions of Europeans emigrated notably to Argentina, Brazil and Uruguay. How have countries with 200 ...

  • 14 Mar 2019
    Acting Like a State: Kosovo and the Everyday Making of Statehood

    14:00 - 15:00 | Event

    How do emerging states obtain international recognition and secure membership of international organisations in contemporary world politics?

  • 8 Mar 2019
    ACES Workshop: EU-Brazil Cooperation on Migration and Borders

    09:00 - 17:00 | Event

    What makes European policies designed to manage migration and combat transnational crime travel more or less successfully around the world? This workshop uses the example of Europe-Brazil migration and border ...

  • 7 Mar 2019
    POSTPONED Decent incomes for all - Improving policies in Europe

    15:30 - 17:00 | Event

    In 'Decent incomes for all – improving policies in Europe', the authors shed new light an recent poverty trends in the European Union and the corresponding responses by European welfare states.

  • 7 Mar 2019
    Deconstructing "Ideal Power Europe": The EU and the Arab Change

    12:30 - 13:30 | Event

    Deconstructing “Ideal Power Europe”: The EU and Arab Change criticizes the dominant discourse on European foreign policy, which represents the EU as a force for good in world politics. Using a poststructuralist ...

  • 4 Mar 2019
    Ir/relevance of race
    Black Citizenship, Afropolitan Critiques: Vernacular heritage making and the negotiation of race in the Netherlands

    15:30 - 17:00 | Event

    This talk addresses the relationship between the contested terrain of race and the politics of cultural heritage and belonging in post-colonial Europe.

  • Start 21 Feb 2019
    End 22 Feb 2019
    Weaponized Volunteering: New Configurations Between Civil Society and Armed Organizations

    09:00 - 18:00 | Conference

    The symposium is aimed to lead to a special issue in a peer-reviewed journal. To this aim, the sessions are designed to provide in-depth feedback on all contributions.

  • Start 21 Feb 2019
    End 31 Mar 2019
    ARC-GS logo
    Call for 2019-2020 ARC-GS Visiting Scholars

    09:00 - 09:00 | Event

    ARC-GS offers non-stipendiary visiting scholarships to excellent scholars who are conducting research related to gender and/or sexuality in the social sciences, specifically anthropology, sociology, political science ...

  • 19 Feb 2019
    Brexit and Dispute Settlement

    15:30 - 17:00 | Lecture

    Since the June 2016 referendum result in favour of leaving the European Union, questions have arisen regarding the role of courts in the process of exiting the EU, as well as their future role once the United Kingdom ...

  • 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.