Research Master Course 2015: Trending Topics

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RMeS: Trending Topics 2014-15 When? Friday February 6th and 20th, March 6th, 20th and 27th; all 13.00 – 17.00 hrs, except March 27th 10.00-17.00 hrs Where?  Bungehuis 3.37, Spuistraat 210 Amsterdam Course? RMa Course: Trending Topics ECTS? 6 Coordinator? dr. Maryn Wilkinson (UvA) Guest lectures by? see program below. Organisation? RMeS Open to? First and second year RMa students in…  Read more →

KNAW-minisymposium: Wikipedia as a research tool

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Wikipedia as a research tool Most people use Wikipedia as an encyclopedia – a digital reference work for looking up facts and information about people, issues and past and present events. But Wikipedia is much more than that: it has become a collaborative tool for writing and rewriting history, a cultural reference work and a…  Read more →

Four PhD Fellowships at NICA

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Four PhD Fellowships at NICA The Netherlands Institute for Cultural Analysis (NICA) is inviting applications for four fully-funded PhD-fellowships, starting September 1, 2015. The positions cover four years in total, culminating in the dissertation defense. The deadline for applications is April 1, 2015. Candidates should apply on the basis of an independent research proposal — a…  Read more →

Call for papers: Graduate workshop Film Philosophy

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Graduate workshop Film Philosophy University of Groningen Date: 27-28 February 2015 Organisation: Faculty of Philosophy and Department of Arts, Culture and Media Organisers: Julian Hanich and Judith Vega Keynote speaker: Prof. Berys Gaut, University of St. Andrews (Scotland) Lecture: Cinematic Art and Technology Berys Gaut has published many titles in the combined fields of aesthetics and…  Read more →

Masterclass – Mediating Asian Youth: How to Hope in a Precarious Time

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Mediating Asian Youth: How to Hope in a Precarious Time When? Friday November 14, 13.00-17.00 Where? University of Amsterdam, Oude Manhuispoort C1.23 ECTS? 1 Registration RMeS-NICA Masterclass with: Anneke Beerkens (Department of Anthropology, University of Amsterdam) Donna Chu (Chinese University of Hong Kong) Jeroen de Kloet (Amsterdam Centre for Globalisation Studies) Leonie Schmidt (Department of…  Read more →

RMeS Winterschool & Graduate Symposium 2014-15 – VU University

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Date: January 28 & 29, 2015 Time: 10.00 – 18.00 hrs (28th, followed by dinner at a restaurant) Venue: VU University Amsterdam ECTS: 5 (two full days plus preparation 3 days) Organized by: Professor José van Dijck (UvA) and professors Ginette Verstraete and Irene Costera Meijer (VU) on behalf of the RMeS Advisory Board Open to: PhD candidates who are a…  Read more →