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Uitreiking Facultaire Scriptieprijs (Geesteswetenschappen) 2013
6 September 2013
Isis Germano (Theatre Studies) and Katharina Manteufel (Cultural History) are the winners of the Faculty of Humanities Thesis Awards 2012-2013.
Hiding Making - Showing Creation. Esner, Kisters en Lehmann
30 August 2013
In this book, Esner, Kisters and Lehmann investigate the complex relationship between process, product, artistic identity, and the artist’s studio.
Paradigms of Being in Christ. Peter-Ben Smit
26 August 2013
This book combines observations on classical rhetoric, exegetical analyses of Philippians, and views from the perspective of gender and masculinity studies.
Cities of Commerce. Oscar Gelderblom
21 August 2013
In 'Cities of Commerce' Gelderblom describes a model for institutional changes in the European trade, based on the rivalry between cities.
 	Birdsong, Speech, and Language – Exploring the Evolution of Mind and Brain - M. Everaert en J. Bolhuis)
19 August 2013
In this book, leading scholars draw on the latest research to explore what birdsong can tell us about the biology of human speech and language.
The Evolutionairy Emergence of Language. Martin Everaert
19 August 2013
This book presents new and stimulating approaches to the study of language evolution and considers their implications for future research.
Bas van Bavel, foto UU/Ed van Rijswijk
13 August 2013
Prof. Bas van Bavel has been awarded an ERC Advanced Grant for his research into the resilience of pre-industrial societies.
Prof. dr. Floris Cohen
5 July 2013
Isis, the leading international journal on the history of science, moves to the Descartes Centre at Utrecht University.
VIEW - European Television Memories
1 July 2013
The third issue of VIEW highlights debates on how television fosters the moving borders of national memories.
Rosi Braidotti krijgt eredoctoraat, foto UU/Marlise Mensink
21 June 2013
The university of Linköping bestowed an honorary doctorate on Rosi Braidotti for her groundbreaking philosophical work, in particular in gender studies.
21 June 2013
ERASMUS Intensive Programme funding for game research
Antoni van Leeuwenhoek en Jan Swammerdam
14 June 2013
The new web tool ePistolarium gives free access to 20,000 letters by 17th-century scientists, such as René Descartes and Constantijn.
Cyprus and the Renaissance
14 June 2013
This book presents the results of a research project on early modern Cyprus and its relations to Western cultural developments.
Von Eisbergen und ihren Spitzen. Spuren eines wissenschaftlichen Werdegangs
13 June 2013
On the occassion of Herrlitz' 70th birthday, the book 'Von Eisbergen und ihren Spitzen. Spuren eines wissenschaftlichen Werdegangs' was published.
5 June 2013
On 5 June the International Journal for History, Culture and Modernity (HCM) was launched at Utrecht University.
International Journal of Multilingualism
31 May 2013
The latest special issue of the International Journal of Multilingualism has receptive multilingualism as its central theme.
Renee van Steenbergen
28 May 2013
Dr Renée Steenbergen will study the different ways in which the arts and the cultural industry are financed in times of economic recession in Western Europe.
Keuzegids 2013
27 May 2013
In the recently published Keuzegids Masters 2013, 8 master's programmes from Utrecht University's Faculty of Humanities get the highest ranking.
Sproken and Written Language - Marco Mostert, Arpad Orban en Mary Garrison
21 May 2013
Historians, cultural historians, and students of texts, language, and linguistics, address the use of Latin and vernaculars in the Middle Ages.
The Posthuman - Rosi Braidotti (Polity Press, 2013)
15 May 2013
Rosi Braidotti’s new book 'The Posthuman' offers both an introduction and a major contribution to contemporary debates on the posthuman.

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