Nieuws https://www.uu.nl/en en Sun, 14 Apr 2024 15:37:10 +0200 Tue, 02 Apr 2024 12:00:00 +0200 Call: Open Cities Reading Circles https://www.uu.nl/en/background/call-open-cities-reading-circles If you are starting a new research project and want to read specific scholarship, we invite you to suggest a reading circle within our Open Cities events. 139199 Tue, 02 Apr 2024 12:00:00 +0200 Nieuws Doing Digital Migration Studies: Theories and Practices of the Everyday https://www.uu.nl/en/publication/doing-digital-migration-studies-theories-and-practices-of-the-everyday Doing Digital Migration Studie, edited by Koen Leurs and Sandra Ponzanesi, offers a comprehensive entry into a variety of debates, interventions, and discussions. 137991 Wed, 21 Feb 2024 15:37:00 +0100 Nieuws Jülide Sezer receives Hélène Phoa Gender Studies Research Thesis Prize 2023 https://www.uu.nl/en/news/julide-sezer-receives-helene-phoa-gender-studies-research-thesis-prize-2023 Sezer’s thesis is titled Sustaining Resistance, Cultivating Liberation: The Enduring Bond of Rooted-Resistance-Companionship between Palestinians and the Olive Trees. 136421 Tue, 16 Jan 2024 10:00:00 +0100 Nieuws The Edinburgh Companion to the New European Humanities https://www.uu.nl/en/publication/the-edinburgh-companion-to-the-new-european-humanities Edited by Rosi Braidotti and Daan Oostveen, among others, this volume examines the rise of the ‘New’ Humanities. 136416 Fri, 15 Dec 2023 13:15:00 +0100 Nieuws Transitions in Art, Culture and Politics https://www.uu.nl/en/publication/transitions-in-art-culture-and-politics Transitions in Art, Culture and Politics is edited in honour of the retirement of Emeritus Professor of Art, Culture and Diversity Rosemarie Buikema. 134799 Fri, 20 Oct 2023 17:05:00 +0200 Nieuws Creating Europe from the Margins https://www.uu.nl/en/publication/creating-europe-from-the-margins Creating Europe from the Margins, edited by Sandra Ponzanesi and others, explores the idea of Europe through a focus on its margins. 133556 Thu, 07 Sep 2023 16:53:00 +0200 Nieuws Departing Professor Rosemarie Buikema: “Decolonisation does not mean setting fire to a collection” https://www.uu.nl/en/news/departing-professor-rosemarie-buikema-decolonisation-does-not-mean-setting-fire-to-a-collection Professor of Art, Culture and Diversity Rosemarie Buikema will deliver her farewell lecture on 10 October. We meet her in her study, between boxes and piles of books. 133297 Thu, 31 Aug 2023 08:00:00 +0200 Nieuws The protests in Iran: on the demonstrations that grew into a national revolt https://www.uu.nl/en/news/the-protests-in-iran-on-the-demonstrations-that-grew-into-a-national-revolt Following the death of 22-year-old student Mahsa Amini, thousands of Iranians are taking to the streets every day. They are demonstrating for more freedom and equal rights. 124564 Mon, 06 Feb 2023 16:00:00 +0100 Nieuws ‘Inclusive Media Literary Education for Diverse Societies’, Media & Communication https://www.uu.nl/en/publication/inclusive-media-literary-education-for-diverse-societies-media-communication The thematic issue titled ‘Inclusive Media Literacy Education for Diverse Societies’ was published in the Open Access journal Media & Communication. 126808 Tue, 17 Jan 2023 11:46:00 +0100 Nieuws Horizon Europe funding for transformative research project RE-WIRING https://www.uu.nl/en/news/horizon-europe-funding-for-transformative-research-project-re-wiring The Horizon Europe funded program 'Realising Girls’ and Women’s Inclusion, Representation and Empowerment (RE-WIRING)' will be coordinated by Utrecht University 126507 Mon, 16 Jan 2023 12:00:00 +0100 Nieuws Badhai: Hijra-Khwaja Sira-Trans Performance across Borders in South Asia https://www.uu.nl/en/publication/badhai-hijra-khwaja-sira-trans-performance-across-borders-in-south-asia ‘Badhai’ is the first full-length book to provide an introduction to ‘badhai’ performances throughout South Asia. 125370 Tue, 22 Nov 2022 13:49:00 +0100 Nieuws Poetry as protest: Iranian poet spoke out for women’s self-determination 100 years ago https://www.uu.nl/en/news/poetry-as-protest-iranian-poet-spoke-out-for-womens-self-determination-100-years-ago The socially critical poetry of Parvīn Iᶜtiṣāmī (1907-1941) is more relevant than ever. Postdoc researcher Zhinia Noorian explains why (video). 125011 Fri, 11 Nov 2022 12:21:00 +0100 Nieuws Rabeea Ahmad receives Hélène Phoa Gender Studies Research Thesis Prize 2022 https://www.uu.nl/en/news/rabeea-ahmad-receives-helene-phoa-gender-studies-research-thesis-prize-2022 Rabeea Ahmad's thesis has been awarded with the Hélène Phoa Gender Studies Research Thesis Prize 2022. 124680 Tue, 01 Nov 2022 10:59:00 +0100 Nieuws ‘Screening Intellectuals: Cinematic Engagements and Postcolonial Activism’, Transnational Screens https://www.uu.nl/en/publication/screening-intellectuals-cinematic-engagements-and-postcolonial-activism-transnational-screens Professor of Media, Gender and Postcolonial Studies Sandra Ponzanesi is co-editor of a special issue of the journal Transnational Screens. 124449 Thu, 20 Oct 2022 11:27:00 +0200 Nieuws Five NWO Open Competition grants for UU Humanities scholars https://www.uu.nl/en/news/five-nwo-open-competition-grants-for-uu-humanities-scholars Five research projects by UU Humanities scholars have been awarded a research grant in NWO’s Open Competition. 121988 Tue, 19 Jul 2022 11:10:00 +0200 Nieuws Fair digital asylum project granted in Team Science Call 2022 https://www.uu.nl/en/news/fair-digital-asylum-project-granted-in-team-science-call-2022 The Digital Society (‘DiSa’) programme and COMMIT/ have awarded grants to a Team Science research projects chaired by Dr Koen Leurs. 120866 Wed, 06 Jul 2022 12:11:00 +0200 Nieuws Launch of Digital Atlas of Europe: postcolonial intellectuals https://www.uu.nl/en/news/launch-of-digital-atlas-of-europe-postcolonial-intellectuals The Digital Atlas of Europe aims to visualise the connections of postcolonial intellectuals across time and space, within and beyond Europe. 120249 Tue, 21 Jun 2022 12:55:00 +0200 Nieuws Webinar: ‘Who is afraid of gender (diversity)?’ https://www.uu.nl/en/news/webinar-who-is-afraid-of-gender-diversity On 12 April, the webinar "Who is afraid of gender (diversity)?" took place, organised by UCERF's Lorena de Sosa 116246 Tue, 07 Jun 2022 08:00:00 +0200 Nieuws The European Commission takes steps to combat gender-based violence https://www.uu.nl/en/news/the-european-commission-takes-steps-to-combat-gender-based-violence On 8 March, the European Commission adopted a proposal for a directive to combat violence against women, based partly on UCERF research by Lorena Sosa 116244 Fri, 22 Apr 2022 14:03:00 +0200 Nieuws © iStockphoto.com ‘The killing of women is the outcome of the sexist culture we live in’ https://www.uu.nl/en/news/the-killing-of-women-is-the-outcome-of-the-sexist-culture-we-live-in A recap of the UGlobe Café 'Femicide: an international perspective' on March 21st. 115800 Tue, 12 Apr 2022 10:45:00 +0200 Nieuws