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Results: 1 - 20 of 130
  • 14 Oct 2019
    Zeeman lecture by Karine Chemla

    16:00 - 17:30 | Lecture

    Prof. Karine Chemla (SPHERE, CNRS & Université de Paris) will give the Zeeman lecture 'The Shaping of Scientific Classics for Modern Uses: An Invitation to a Critical Approach'.

  • 11 Oct 2019
    Boekpresentatie ‘Een levend kunstwerk’ van Anne Kox

    16:30 - 19:00 | Event

    Het Prins Bernard Cultuurfonds, Uitgeverij Balans en auteur Anne Kox nodigen u van harte uit voor de presentatie van Een levend kunstwerk – Hendrik Antoon Lorentz 1853-1928, natuurkundige.

  • 11 Oct 2019
    Lorentz
    Book presentation 'Een levend kunstwerk'

    16:30 - 19:00 | Event

    On 16 October, the new biography 'Een levend kunstwerk' about Hendrik Antoon Lorentz, written by UvA emeritus professor Anne Kox, will be presented at the Prins Bernhard Cultuurfonds in Amsterdam.

  • 10 Oct 2019
    Workshop Governance Historisch Perspectief
    Hoger Onderwijs Governance in Historisch Perspectief

    13:45 - 17:00 | Workshop

    Tijdens de workshop worden verschillende governancemodellen in het hoger onderwijs, waaronder benaderingen geïnspireerd door New Public Management, geduid en bediscussieerd.

  • 26 Sep 2019
    Flayed: Production, Use and Conservation of Écorché Models

    14:45 - 17:00 | Event

    This edition of the Technical Art History Colloquium is organised in collaboration with Rijksmuseum Boerhaave: two lectures will focus on the production, use and conservation of écorché models, images of flayed human ...

  • Start 3 Jul 2019
    End 4 Jul 2019
    Engraving from Vincent Levinus's 1715
    Macro vs. Micro: The Challenges of Global Intellectual History

    Lecture

    Keynote lectures by Prof. dr. Dominic Sachsenmaier (Georg-August University Göttingen) and Prof. dr. Andrew Fitzmaurice (University of Sydney). The lectures are part of the Summer School organised with by Huizinga ...

  • 17 Jun 2019
    A scholar in his Study
    Vossius Seminar

    15:00 - 17:15 | Symposium

    At the next Vossius Seminar Tobias Winnerling (Huygens ING) and Josephine Musil-Gutsch (LMU München & Vossius Fellow) will present their research. Tobias Winnerling: "Forgetting 18th century scholars in the ...

  • 11 Jun 2019
    Engraving from Vincent Levinus's 1715
    The future of intellectual history

    16:00 - 17:30 | Symposium

    Richard Whatmore (Saint-Andrews) will give the lecture "The future of intellectual history" in the Utrecht/Amsterdam Seminar Global Intellectual History.

  • 5 Jun 2019
    CANCELLED The Philosophical Tradition in Context Seminar

    15:00 - 17:00 | Symposium

    Hein van den Berg (UvA) and Lukas Verburgt (UU) will present their ongoing research at the first seminar of The Philosophical Tradition in Context Seminar series of the Department of Philosophy at the University of ...

  • 3 Jun 2019
    A scholar in his Study
    Vossius Seminar

    15:00 - 17:30 | Symposium

    At the next Vossius Seminar Mathijs Boom (UvA) and Georgiana Hedesan (U. Oxford, Vossius fellow UvA) will present their research. Mathijs Boom: "Unearthing the deep past in the 18th-century Low Countries" and ...

  • Start 15 May 2019
    End 16 May 2019
    The Architecture of Science and the Humanities

    13:00 - 15:00 | Workshop

    Fabian Krämer, Associate fellow at the Vossius Center and current EURIAS fellow at NIAS, convenes a workshop on "The Architecture of Science and the Humanities". This workshop is organized in cooperation with the NIAS.

  • 8 May 2019
    Technical Art History Colloquium

    17:00 - 18:00 | Event

    This edition of the Technical Art History Colloquium will be organised in Utrecht and focuses on the Politics and Materiality of Expertise with a lecture by Noémie Étienne (University of Bern).

  • 8 May 2019
    A scholar in his Study
    Vossius Seminar with Martin J.S. Rudwick

    14:00 | Lecture

    Martin J.S. Rudwick (professor emeritus at the University of California, San Diego) will give the lecture "From Natural History to the History of Nature" hosted by the Vossius Center (UvA) in cooperation with the ...

  • 30 Apr 2019
    Engraving from Vincent Levinus's 1715
    A particular kind of gentilism? Buddhism in early modern European thought

    16:00 - 17:30 | Symposium

    Prof. Joan-Pau Rubiés (Universitat Pompeu Fabra, Barcelona) will give the lecture "A particular kind of gentilism? Buddhism in early modern European thought" in the Utrecht/Amsterdam Seminar Global Intellectual History.

  • 15 Apr 2019
    A scholar in his Study
    Vossius Seminar

    15:00 - 17:15 | Symposium

    At the next Vossius Seminar Emma Mojet (UvA) and Kim Simonsen (University of Bergen, Vossius Fellow) will present their research. Emma Mojet: "The Flow of Adolphe Quetelet: Statistical Observations and Methods in ...

  • 27 Mar 2019
    Waarom slagen wetenschappelijke disciplines (niet)?

    17:00 - 19:00 | Event

    Naar aanleiding van de recente promotie van Maaike de Boois 'Discipline zonder discipline. De opkomst en ondergang van de andragologie 1950-1983' organiseren de Alumnikringen Andragologie en Sociologie gezamenlijk de ...

  • 18 Mar 2019
    A scholar in his Study
    Vossius Seminar with Geoffrey Pullum

    16:00 | Lecture

    It is widely believed that the formal systems we now call generative grammars were developed by Noam Chomsky during the early 1950s as an an alternative to the inductive discovery-procedure methods of 1940s American ...

  • 12 Mar 2019
    Engraving from Vincent Levinus's 1715
    The Origins of the End of Ideology Debate: An Alternative History

    16:00 - 17:30 | Symposium

    Daniel Steinmetz-Jenkins (Yale University) will give the lecture "The Origins of the End of Ideology Debate: An Alternative History" in the Utrecht/Amsterdam Seminar Global Intellectual History

  • 8 Mar 2019
    Argos symposium The History of Mediterranean Archaeology in the Low Countries

    10:00 - 17:00 | Symposium

    How did Mediterranean Archaeology develop as an academic discipline in the Netherlands and Belgium? Who were the key players, where did they work, what did they investigate? What were the most important intellectual ...

  • 28 Feb 2019
    Technical Art History Colloquium
    Technical Art History Colloquium

    16:30 - 17:30 | Event

    This edition of the Technical Art History Colloquium will be organised in Utrecht and focuses on Calligraphy with a lecture by Hannah Saunders Murphy.