RMeS Summer School 2016: Utrecht University

Summerschool UU

Datafied Media Historiography When? June 22 – 24, 2016 Where? Utrecht University, The Netherlands For? PhD Candidates and RMa Students ECTS? 2 ECTS / 5 ECTS (with paper) Organizers? Prof. Frank Kessler (UU) & Prof Mark Deuze (UvA/RMeS) Speakers? TBA Registration Confirmed speakers: Prof. dr Barbara Flueckiger (University of Zurich) | Prof. dr Julia Noordergraaf (UvA)…  Read more →

PhD Defence: Niels Kerssens


Cultures of Use – 1970s/1980s: An Archaeology of Computing’s Integration with Everyday Life Date: Wednesday 25 May, at 10am sharp. Venue: Agnietenkapel, University of Amsterdam (address: Oudezijds Voorburgwal 231 Promotors: Prof. dr José van Dijck & Dr Bernard Rieder You are cordially invited to attend the public defence, which will take place in the Agnietenkapel, University…  Read more →

RMeS RMa Course: Trending Topics 2016

Trending Topics

February – April 2016
Each spring, the Research School for Media Studies offers a Trending Topics course where faculty members from eight participating universities (UvA, UU, VU, EUR, UL, UM, RUG, RUN) present the latest research in their fields of interest, in a series of lectures and workshops

Masterclass with Shannon Mattern (The New School)

Puddle of Mud

Masterclass with Shannon Mattern (The New School) “Infrastructural Tourism” CITIES PROJECT Amsterdam School for Cultural Analysis Date: Friday, May 13, 2016 Time: 10:00-12:00 Place: University Library (Belle van Zuylenzaal), Singel 425 For: Research Master and PhD Students Organizers: Christoph Lindner and Carolyn Birdsall Registration: nica-fgw@uva.nl Contact: C.J.Birdsall@uva.nl We seem to have come to a sudden recognition that the Internet is…  Read more →

Worlding the Brain. Patterns, Rhythms, Narratives in Neuroscience and the Humanities


Date: March 17-19, 2016 Location: University of Amsterdam  Preliminary program WORLDING THE BRAIN_040216 CONFERENCE READER Worlding the Brain Credits RMeS RMa students can obtain 2 EC by preparing for and attending the international conference “Worlding the Brain: Patterns, Rhythms, Narrative in Neuroscience and the Humanities” in Amsterdam on March 17-19, 2016. This conference explores the ‘worldings’ of the…  Read more →