HUMmagazine - News

30 August 2012
Jan ten Thije was guest editor of this special issue, together with Jochen Rehbein (Ankara) and Anna Verschik (Tallinn).
ERC Starting Grant for Ewout Frankema and Rick Nouwen
27 August 2012
Linguist Rick Nouwen and historian Ewout Frankema have received a ERC Starting Grant to establish a research line in the upcoming five years.
9 August 2012
A number of Utrecht University researchers contributed to the most recent issue of the journal Memory Studies.
NWO-subsidie voor Horizon-project Digital Humanities
2 July 2012
The HORIZON-programme ‘E-Humanity Approaches to Reference Cultures′ has received a NWO research grant of €2 million.
22 June 2012
The documentary ‘Acting Together on the World Stage’ has been awarded a prestigious Telly Award.
21 June 2012
Technology Foundation STW has awarded Dr Joel Anderson a €500.000 grant as part of its ‘Healthy Lifestyle Solutions’ partnership programme.
14 June 2012
This volume brings together articles on utopia and dystopia in a breadth of discipline.
22 March 2012
This book traces the development of the community from its foundation in the 740s over one and a half centuries.
5 March 2012
Just appeared in paperback is Ann Rigney’s book on Scott’s work as point of reference for cultural memory and collective identity in the nineteenth century.
5 March 2012
This book explores how Scott's work became an all-pervasive point of reference for cultural memory and collective identity in the nineteenth century.
22 February 2012
This study offers an overview of different forms of screen media.
15 February 2012
Philosophy and sociology of science aim at understanding the workings of scientific endeavour.
9 February 2012
Imar de Vries toont de invloed van geïdealiseerde ideeën over communicatie op onze media en ons wereldbeeld.
9 February 2012
This volume demonstrates that conversion in early modern Europe cannot be separated from the creative and spiritual ways in which it was given meaning.
3 February 2012
Rosi Braidotti’s new book provides a core introduction to critical theory.
20 January 2012
UU’s Centre for the Humanities and Graduate Gender Programme have been awarded a grant for establishing a Gender Studies & Research centre at Cairo University.
19 January 2012
This book explores classic philosophical questions regarding the phenomenon of weakness of will or ‘akrasia’.
19 January 2012
‘God in the Age of Science?’ is a critical examination of strategies for the philosophical defence of religious belief.
13 January 2012
These essays foreground the work of filmmakers in theorising and comparing postcolonial conditions, recasting debates in both cinema and postcolonial studies.
5 January 2012
This volume incorporates twenty articles that deal with medieval and early modern memorial culture written by international experts.