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Latest news

28 January 2015
In the book 'Playful Identities: The Ludification of Digital Media Cultures', the role of digital media technologies in identity formation is explored.
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28 January 2015
The new Utrecht University website is launched, so what has changed?
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26 January 2015
This volume explores the way governments endeavoured to build and maintain public support for the war in Afghanistan.
18 January 2015
Media Studies scholar Teresa de la Hera examined how advertising messages can be embedded within digital games.
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17 January 2015
Prof. Joris van Eijnatten (Cultuurgeschiedenis) receives funding for traineeships in the administration and organisation of an open access journal.
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Events

Christiaan Huygens en René Descartes
Monday 2 February 2015 15:00 -
Ada Palmer (University of Chicago) and Mariken Teeuwen (Huygens Institute / Utrecht University) will be guest speakers in this colloquium.
Wednesday 4 February 2015 11:00 -
Ian Wood will present a lecture on Daniel O’Connell and the Irish Question, Joep Leerssen will speak about the Irish Hunger Strike.
Thursday 5 February 2015 11:00 -
During this seminar, Dr John Slight will elaborate on the phenomenon of the pilgrimage to Mecca during the British Empire.
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Thursday 12 February 2015 -
The conference explores why and how the gendered body has become a highly contested site of secular and religious (identity) politics.
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Thursday 12 February 2015 16:00 -
During this seminar, Dr Stef Craps (Ghent University) will discuss the possibilities and pitfalls of the concept of trauma as a tool for cultural analysis.
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New publications

28 January 2015
In the book 'Playful Identities: The Ludification of Digital Media Cultures', the role of digital media technologies in identity formation is explored.
© iStockphoto.com/MivPiv
26 January 2015
This volume explores the way governments endeavoured to build and maintain public support for the war in Afghanistan.
15 January 2015
In Birgit Kaiser's 'Singularity and Transnational Poetics' the meaning and the importance of the term 'singularity' is explored for the study of literature.
15 January 2015
Transformations of Religion and the Public Sphere is a new book about the myth of (liberal) secularism.
18 December 2014
Discovering the Dutch tackles the question of Dutch identity through a number of essential themes that span the culture, history and society of the Netherlands.
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