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  • 2 Jan 2020
    Vossius Research Fellow Niels Martens

    Niels Martens joins the Vossius Center for one month in February 2020 and again for two months in August 2020 as a Research Fellow with the project "History and philosophy of the distinction between (dark) matter & ...

  • 20 Dec 2019
    Vossius Research Fellow Stephen Clucas

    Stephen Clucas joins the Vossius Center for three months in January 2020 as a Research Fellow with the project "John Dee (1527-1609): between 'magic' and 'science'.

  • 16 Dec 2019
    Call for Papers and Panels ‘The Making of the Humanities IX’

    ‘The Making of the Humanities’ conference goes to Barcelona! The Universitat Pompeu Fabra (UPF) together with the Universitat Oberta de Catalunya (UOC) will host the 9th Making of the Humanities conference, from 21 ...

  • 11 Nov 2019
    Amsterdam - The Canal Ring
    CfP "How Disciplines Interact" (UvA 7-8 May 2020)

    The Vossius Center at the University of Amsterdam will host a two-day workshop on 7-8 May 2020, entitled “How Disciplines Interact”.*

  • 30 Oct 2019
    ASH History of Humanities
    New issue History of Humanities

    Issue 4.2 of 'History of Humanities' (Fall 2019) has been published. It contains a Theme section on “The Classics of the Humanities: From the Enlightenment to the Digital Age”, as well as a Forum section on ...

  • 29 Oct 2019
    Een wereld vol patronen
    Review by Lucas van der Deijl of 'Een wereld vol patronen' by Rens Bod

    Lucas van der Deijl has written a review (in Dutch) for deReactor of 'Een wereld vol patronen: De geschiedenis van kennis' by Rens Bod.

  • 29 Oct 2019
    Lorentz
    Anne Kox about his Lorentz biography on NPO Radio 1

    Anne Kox is interviewed in the radio programme 'Met het Oog Op Morgen' about his biography of Hendrik Antoon Lorentz. Anne Kox is emeritus professor in the History of Physics. The biography, 'Een levend kunstwerk' ...

  • 23 Oct 2019
    Final Programme “The Making of the Humanities VIII”

    The Making of the Humanities VIII Conference will take place 21-23 November 2019 and is hosted by the University of Cape Town. The final conference programme is now online.

  • 23 Oct 2019
    Chemla/Renn
    Zeeman Fellows at Vossius Center

    The Vossius Center is proud to announce that the two Zeeman Fellows for 2019 will be Karine Chemla and Jürgen Renn. The Zeeman Fellows are hosted by the Vossius Center and endowed by the Pieter Zeemanfonds.

  • 2 Oct 2019
    Lorentz
    Anne Kox publishes biography Hendrik Antoon Lorentz

    Anne Kox, emiritus professor in the History of Physics at the University of Amsterdam, has written a biography about Hendrik Antoon Lorentz. The biography, 'Een levend kunstwerk' (in Dutch) will be published on 11 ...

  • 2 Oct 2019
    Lorentz
    Anne Kox publiceert biografie Hendrik Antoon Lorentz

    Anne Kox, emiritus hoogleraar Geschiedenis van de Natuurkunde aan de Universiteit van Amsterdam, heeft een biografie over wis-en natuurkundige Hendrik Antoon Lorentz geschreven. De biografie, 'Een levend kunstwerk' ...

  • 25 Sep 2019
    prof. L.W.M. (Rens) Bod
    Rens Bod will represents the Netherlands at the Science Festival in Genoa

    Rens Bod will represent the Netherlands as guest country at the Science Festival in Genoa with a lecture entitled «Le intuizioni umanistiche cambiano il mondo: L'importanza delle humanities nella storia dell'uomo» ...

  • 20 Sep 2019
    Vossius Research Fellow Eugenio Petrovich

    Eugenio Petrovich joins the Vossius Center for one month in October 2019 as a Research Fellow with the project "Reconstructing the History of Analytic Philosophy by the Analysis of the Acknowledgment Sections of ...

  • 16 Sep 2019
    Vossius Fund for Colloquiums and Masterclasses open for applications

    The Vossius Center offers funding for Colloquiums and Masterclasses. The next deadline is 15 November 2019.

  • 5 Sep 2019
    A scholar in his Study
    Vossius Fund for Research Fellows open for applications

    The Vossius Center offers funding for Research Fellows. The next deadline is 15 November 2019.

  • 17 Jul 2019
    Een wereld vol patronen
    Book Rens Bod long listed for Libris History award

    The book ‘Een wereld vol patronen’ by Rens Bod, professor Digital Humanities and co-director of the Vossius Center, is long listed for the Libris History award 2019.

  • 5 Jul 2019
    Jeroen van Dongen
    Jeroen van Dongen geeft Elizabeth Paris Public Engagement Lecture over geschiedenis van de wetenschap

    Natuurkunde-historicus prof. Jeroen van Dongen (UvA-Institute of Physics) is uitgenodigd om de prestigieuze Elizabeth Paris Public Engagement Lecture te geven tijdens de jaarlijkse bijeenkomst van de American History ...

  • 5 Jul 2019
    Jeroen van Dongen
    Jeroen van Dongen to give Elizabeth Paris Public Engagement Lecture on history of science

    Historian of Physics Prof. Jeroen van Dongen (UvA-Institute of Physics) has been invited to give the prestigious Elizabeth Paris Public Engagement Lecture during the annual American History of Science Society meeting ...

  • 29 May 2019
    Vossius Research Fellow Georgiana Hedesan

    Georgiana Hedesan joins the Vossius Center for four months in May 2019 as a Research Fellow with the project "Johann Rudolf Glauber’s Alchemical Laboratory in Mid-Seventeenth Century Amsterdam".

  • 15 May 2019
    CfP 10th Annual Postgraduate Workshop of the Society for the History of Alchemy and Chemistry

    The Society for the History of Alchemy and Chemistry invites submissions for the 10th Annual Postgraduate Workshop. This year’s topic is “Society and the Creation of (al)Chemical Knowledge”. Hosted by the Ritman ...