E.g., 08/24/2017
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.
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Tuesday 29 August 2017 14:30 to 15:45
On 29 August Mária Vasiľová will defend her PhD thesis in which she analyses reflexivization in seven languages focusing on the role of the morpheme -self.
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.
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Wednesday 30 August 2017 17:00 to 20:00
The conference fair is part of the international conference A Million Pictures: History, Archiving, and Creative Re-use of Educational Magic Lantern Slides
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.
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.
Caleidoscopische weergave van het Academiegebouw en Toga van de Universiteit Utrecht.
Monday 4 September 2017 16:00 to 17:15
The annual celebration of the start of the 2017–2018 academic year of Utrecht University will take place at 4 September 2017 at the Dom church.
Friday 8 September 2017 09:00 to 18:00
Focus area Cultures, Citizenship and Human Rights will open the academic year on 8 September with an international conference with renowned keynote speakers.
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.
Prof. Beatrice de Graaf tijdens DRONGO talenfestival 2016. Foto: Henk Rougoor
Friday 29 September 2017 10:00 to Saturday 30 September 2017 17:00
On 29 and 30 September DRONGO language festival takes place in Utrecht. Many scholars from Utrecht University will offer workshops and live science labs.
De Vliegende Hollander helpt Indie bevrijden
Friday 6 October 2017 13:15 to 17:00
The seminar serie Spores of Emire: Dutch Culture and its imperial archive addresses specific manifestations and media of cultural transfer in the Netherlands.
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Wednesday 11 October 2017 12:00 to Friday 13 October 2017 14:00
From 11 to 13 October researchers explore how dominant perceptions of religious minorities feed into the ways in which they represent themselves/their religion.
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Thursday 19 October 2017 09:30 to Friday 20 October 2017 17:00
Scholars in religious studies will reflect on past and future of the field on the occasion of the anniversary of the Dutch Association for the Study of Religion
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Friday 27 October 2017 09:30 to 12:00
On the day of Tessel Boerma’s PhD thesis defence (27 October), a symposium on ‘Language Impairment and Bilingualism’ will be organised.
Future Food Utrecht
Friday 3 November 2017 09:00 to 18:00
Several internationally-renowned speakers will share their visions on how science can tackle today’s global food challenges.
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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.
Paris, Bibliothèque nationale de France, lat. 8635, 112r.
Friday 2 February 2018
For this graduate conference on book history (c. 650-1600) Research Master students and PhD students are welcome to submit paper proposals before 1 September.
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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'.