News and Events
25 January 2017
Arab Subcultures: Transformations in Theory and Practice sets out to delineate different ways of studying and theorising Arab subcultural practices and groups
18 October 2016
Sandra Ponzanesi was guest editor of a special issue of the journal Transnational Cinemas. The contributions reflect on Europe, postcolonialism, and cinema.
30 September 2016
Members of Pussy Riot will talk with Prof. Rosi Braidotti, who specialises in issues such as activism, the influence of the media and the power of art.
16 September 2016
The book, which is the second of ten volumes in the Macmillan Interdisciplinary Handbooks series on gender, is edited by Iris van der Tuin.
14 June 2016
In 'White Innocence' Gloria Wekker explores a central paradox of Dutch culture: the passionate denial of racism coexisting alongside aggressive xenophobia.
30 May 2016
Willemijn Ruberg is the runner-up for the bi-annual prize offered by the Journal of Women's History to reward outstanding articles.
14 February 2016
The Netherlands Research School of Gender Studies (NOG) is currently inviting abstracts for papers to be presented during their annual National Research Day.
4 February 2016
Sandra Ponzanesi edited a special issue of Interventions, an international journal of postcolonial studies.
25 January 2016
The Postcolonial Studies Initiative was invited to participate in the inaugural workshop of the brand new Centre for Postcolonial Studies in London.
7 January 2016
This new book, edited by Sandra Ponzanesi and Gianmaria Colpani, deals with issues surrounding Europe's colonial past, and postcolonial present.
11 December 2015
This special of the Open Access e-journal Observatorio (OBS*) is titled 'Media City: Spectacular, Ordinary and Contested Spaces'.
7 October 2015
A new website devoted to the Centre for the Humanities lectures will be launched this month.
7 October 2015
A brand new website will be launched for the Camera Interactiva project, organised by Centre for the Humanities.
7 September 2015
How might we reinvent the humanities? This is the central question in Conflicting Humanities by Rosi Braidotti and Paul Gilroy.
29 May 2015
4 of 15 PhD candidates from a new, EU-funded Gender Studies network will deliver their PhD at Utrecht University.