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Latest news

prof. dr. Karl Kügle
2 August 2016
Kügle joins editorial board of Plainsong and Medieval Music, a leading international peer-reviewed journal dedicated to research in music of the Middle Ages.
Bas van Bavel - The Invisible Hand?
1 August 2016
The end of the Western market economy is approaching, states economic historian Bas van Bavel.
28 July 2016
Birgit Meyer and Maruška Svašek edited the volume 'Creativity in Transition: Politics and Aesthetics of Cultural Production Across the Globe'.
26 July 2016
Bart Besamusca and Hugo Quené are appointed as of 1 August 2016, Thijs Weststeijn as of 1 October.
19 July 2016
In this new book, Fenneke Sysling describes the way Dutch racial scientists tried to make sense of the human diversity in the Indonesian archipelago.
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Events

Eventalks at the Early Music Festival 2016
Friday 26 August 2016 18:30 to Sunday 4 September 2016 19:00
In a secular version of evensong, named Eventalk, inspiring speakers from Utrecht University offer an intellectual haiku with a musical interlude.
Adolf Eichmann at trial in Jerusalem and walking in yard of his cell in Ayalon Prison, Ramla (1961). Source: Wikimedia Commons/Israel National Photo Collection
Wednesday 31 August 2016 to Saturday 3 September 2016
How are perpetrators of mass violence and genocide represented in the media, public discourse and academic scholarship?
Baruch Spinoza. Foto: Wikimedia Commons
Friday 2 September 2016 09:30 to 17:30
After the symposium 'Spinoza Research: To Be Continued', Piet Steenbakkers will give a public lecture in Dutch: 'Spinoza, de legenden voorbij'.
Openlucht filmtheater in China © iStockphoto.com/brianb2
Friday 9 September 2016 10:30 to 11:45
In his PhD thesis Bian explores the working of postmodern formulas in Chinese films and the effects of it on the Chinese population.
Calcutta, West Bengal, India © iStockphoto.com/Jeremy Richards
Wednesday 14 September 2016 10:30 to 11:45
Rajaiah's PhD thesis develops a Dalit theology on the basis of the concepts salvation and humanization of M.M. Thomas.
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New publications

prof. dr. Karl Kügle
2 August 2016
Kügle joins editorial board of Plainsong and Medieval Music, a leading international peer-reviewed journal dedicated to research in music of the Middle Ages.
28 July 2016
Birgit Meyer and Maruška Svašek edited the volume 'Creativity in Transition: Politics and Aesthetics of Cultural Production Across the Globe'.
19 July 2016
In this new book, Fenneke Sysling describes the way Dutch racial scientists tried to make sense of the human diversity in the Indonesian archipelago.
14 July 2016
The volume on this enigmatic manuscript provides a unique window into early medieval Bavaria at a time of cultural flowering and political upheaval.
14 July 2016
Frank Kessler and Sarah Dellman edited a special issue of the journal Early Popular Visual Culture.
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