Events

E.g., 08/19/2017
Prof. Erkki Huhtamo with his L. J. Marcy dissolving magic lantern pair (Philadelphia, c. 1870). Photo: David Leonard
Tuesday 29 August 2017 09:00 to Friday 1 September 2017 16:00
The conference will present and discuss the outcomes of the Million Pictures project.
Prof. Erkki Huhtamo with his L. J. Marcy dissolving magic lantern pair (Philadelphia, c. 1870). Photo: David Leonard
Tuesday 29 August 2017 18:30 to 19:30
Erkki Huhtamo will discuss the magic lantern from the point of view of the screen and the rich cultural imagination that surrounded magic lantern projections.
Nederlandse Nieuw-Guinea
Thursday 31 August 2017 12:45 to 13:45
Uit het promotieonderzoek van Bart Stol blijkt dat Nederland meer steun kreeg van bondgenoten in Nieuw-Guineakwestie dan gedacht.
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Thursday 31 August 2017 15:30 to 18:30
In three episodes from the history of social sciences.Mary S. Morgan explores three important features of good science: curiosity, imagination and surprise.
James 2nd Earl of Loudoun, 2nd Lord Tarrinzean and Mauchline by John Scougall. Source: Wikimedia Commons
Friday 8 September 2017 12:45 to 14:00
Carla van de Puttelaar will defend her PhD thesis on Scottish portraiture 1644-1714, focusing on life and work of David and John Scougall, on 8 September.
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Friday 15 September 2017 12:45 to 13:30
15 September Melvin Wevers will defend his PhD thesis in which he analyses the Dutch imagery of the United States in the 20th century with big data research.
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Wednesday 8 November 2017 to Friday 10 November 2017
This conference investigates the way cultures on both sides of the northern Atlantic perceived, represented, interacted with, and changed each other.
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Saturday 7 April 2018
On 7 April 2018 SIB-Utrecht organises the conference 'A Struggle for Peace. Borders: borders of knowledge, identity and power'.
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Seminars

Various lectures and seminars are organised at the history department in which (international) speakers present and exchange ideas on history topics: