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Amsterdam Institute for Social Science Research / AISSR

Results: 1 - 20 of 22
Results: 1 - 20 of 22
  • The EU and a Feminist Global Trade
    12 Apr 2021 10:00 - 11:15 Event
    The third event in the In Focus series ‘A Feminist EU in the World?’ focuses on the role of the European Union as a global trade actor. The panel participants have background in both academia and a policy making and ...
  • Virtual Inequality Brownbag (VIB) | Session 7
    12 Apr 2021 15:30 - 17:00 Event
    The VIB is co-organized by the Amsterdam Centre for Inequality Studies (AMCIS) and brings together researchers from six international inequality research centres. It creates a space for PhD students and postdocs to ...
  • Universities & Big Tech
    14 Apr 2021 13:00 - 14:00 Event
    Spurred by the pandemic, universities around the globe have been forced to move their teaching and research online. Consequently, academia has become even more dependent on digital services provided by big tech ...
  • The Politics of last Resort
    14 Apr 2021 15:30 - 17:00 Event
    Prominent in the EU's recent transformations has been the tendency to advance extraordinary measures in the name of crisis response. From emergency lending to macro-economics, border management to Brexit, policies ...
  • Urban Dialogue #6: MOOC's: Experiences and Potentials
    20 Apr 2021 16:00 - 17:00 Event
    What if we could easily offer our education and research output to a much wider audience? What are possible pathways to support people around the world with structured courses? And how can we generate more visibility ...
  • How to Respond to Reviewers: A Panel Discussion with Journal Editors
    22 Apr 2021 10:00 - 11:00 Event
    Picture this: you have done all the hard work. A journal sent your manuscript our to review. Now the editors have made a decision and sent it back to you. Good news: its not a rejection! But here’s the catch: the ...
  • Thinking through the Crises #4 | Feminist self-defence against Violence. A vital critique of neoliberalism as a regime of death
    22 Apr 2021 15:30 - 17:00 Lecture
    This intervention would like to return to the genealogy of feminist insurrectionary currents that have problematized self-defence as a global politics of struggle against the liberal state and capitalism: ...
  • Virtual Inequality Brownbag (VIB) | Session 8
    26 Apr 2021 15:30 - 17:00 Event
    The VIB is co-organized by the Amsterdam Centre for Inequality Studies (AMCIS) and brings together researchers from six international inequality research centres. It creates a space for PhD students and postdocs to ...
  • Bridging Race and Migration Studies: Barak Kalir
    28 Apr 2021 16:00 - 17:00 Event
    How should we theorize race in the study of migrants’ illegalization and deportation in liberal western states? Why does it matter to set racism at the center of forced migration studies? In this fourth lecture, dr. ...
  • Statephobia: Whose Sovereignty?
    29 Apr 2021 20:00 - 21:30 Event
    In this first episode of the Statephobia and Statephilia Series, political philosopher Mitchell Dean, one of the foremost contemporary theorists of state power, and political geographer Luiza Bialasiewicz discuss the ...
  • Virtual Inequality Brownbag (VIB) | Session 9
    10 May 2021 15:30 - 17:00 Event
    The VIB is co-organized by the Amsterdam Centre for Inequality Studies (AMCIS) and brings together researchers from six international inequality research centres. It creates a space for PhD students and postdocs to ...
  • Why do some armed groups respect the rules of war, while others don’t? Why do some armed groups demobilize child soldiers, but others don’t?
    14 May 2021 15:30 - 16:30 Event
    William Plowright’s book ‘Armed Groups and International Legitimacy: Child Soldiers in Intra-State Conflict’ looks at the use of child soldiers by armed groups, and asks under what conditions they can be convinced to ...
  • Research in Times of Covid-19: Online Research Tools
    17 May 2021 11:30 - 13:00 Event
    In this session, Marco Teunisse and Jasper Wijnen will discuss challenges and possibilities of online research tools.
  • Virtual Inequality Brownbag (VIB) | Session 10
    17 May 2021 15:30 - 17:00 Event
    The VIB is co-organized by the Amsterdam Centre for Inequality Studies (AMCIS) and brings together researchers from six international inequality research centres. It creates a space for PhD students and postdocs to ...
  • ‘Building feminist peace: what way forward for the EU?’
    18 May 2021 14:00 - 15:30 Event
    In this edition, feminist scholars, practitioners and activists discuss what feminist peace entails, and reflect on new ways forward for the European Union as a peacebuilder.
  • Urban Dialogue – extra session: Sujata Patel
    18 May 2021 16:00 - 17:00 Event
    More information to be announced.
  • Urban Dialogue #7: Politics of Non-knowing in Smart Cities
    25 May 2021 16:00 - 17:00 Event
    More information to be announced.
  • The Political Commissioner
    26 May 2021 16:00 - 17:30 Event
    In this round table, Frédéric Merand will present his fascinating latest publication 'The Political Commissioner - a European Ethnography', which is based on original, first-hand material of an embedded observation ...
  • Neoliberalism’s fuel to anti-feminism:
    27 May 2021 13:15 - 14:30 Event
    In this seminar part of the Gender & Sexuality in European (Geo)politics, Akwugo Emejulu (University of Warwick), Emanuela Lombardo (Complutense University Madrid) and Elzbieta Korolczuk (Södertörn University) will ...
  • Urban Dialogue #8: Urban Aesthetics: From Places of Occupation to Gentrification
    29 Jun 2021 16:00 - 17:00 Event
    More information to be announced.