José van Dijck to succeed Hans Clevers as Academy president

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José van Dijck, professor of comparative media studies at the University of Amsterdam and current academic director of RMeS, will succeed Hans Clevers as president of the Royal Netherlands Academy of Arts and Sciences. Clevers will hand over the reins on Monday 18 May during the Academy’s annual meeting of members at its headquarters, the Trippenhuis Building.

RMeS Summer School 2015: Transmedia Storytelling

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RMeS Summer School 2015: Transmedia Storytelling When? June 17 – 19, 2015 Where? Leiden University, The Netherlands For? PhD Candidates and RMa Students ECTS? 2 ECTS / 5 ECTS (with paper) Organizers? Prof. José van Dijck and Dr Peter Verstraten Speakers? Prof. Ernst-Jan van Alphen, Prof. Jan Baetens, Dr Peter Burger, Prof. Sean Cubitt, Dr…  Read more →

Workshop: De ‘Golden Road’ naar Open Access in de Geesteswetenschappen

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De ‘Golden Road’ naar Open Access in de Geesteswetenschappen voor landelijke onderzoeksscholen GW Voor wie: Promovendi en staf van onderzoeksscholen RMeS, NICA, OSL, Huizinga; Wanneer: Vrijdag 17 april 2015, van 14:30 – 17 uur Waar: SPUI25, Amsterdam Registratie: Promovendi en staf van onderzoeksscholen RMeS, NICA, OSL, Huizinga kunnen zich registreren via de RMeS website. Overige…  Read more →

PhD defence: Sarah Dellmann

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Images of Dutchness: Popular Visual Media, the Emergence of National Clichés and the Creation of Supposed Common Knowledge about the Netherlands and the Dutch (1880-1914) When? Friday, February 6th, 16:15 Where? Senaatszaal, Academiegebouw, Domplein 29, Utrecht Supervisor: Prof. dr. Frank Kessler Co-Supervisor: Dr. Nanna Verhoeff Sarah Dellmann, Utrecht University – s.dellmann@uu.nl This dissertation investigates the…  Read more →

PhD defence: Daniëlle Bruggeman

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More Than Meets the Eye: Dutch Fashion, Identity and New Materialism When? Thursday, December 11, 10:30 Where? Aula Radboud University,  Nijmegen. Daniëlle Bruggeman: d[dot]bruggeman[at]let[dot]ru[dot]nl As part of the interdisciplinary NWO project Dutch Fashion Identity in a Globalised World, my PhD research explores the dynamic relationship between fashion and the notion of identity as it is…  Read more →