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31 January 2017
Birgit Kaiser and Kathrin Thiele edited this vocabulary to understand critique as a much broader practice than merely a textual one.
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
Book 'Transnational Cinemas'
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.
Pussy Riot
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.
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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.
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4 February 2016
Sandra Ponzanesi edited a special issue of Interventions, an international journal of postcolonial studies.
Postcolonial Transitions in Europe
7 January 2016
This new book, edited by Sandra Ponzanesi and Gianmaria Colpani, deals with issues surrounding Europe's colonial past, and postcolonial present.
CfH archive of video lectures
7 October 2015
A new website devoted to the Centre for the Humanities lectures will be launched this month.
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.
Pussy Riot - photo: Denis Bochkarev
23 April 2015
A book on the entanglements of art, activism and ethics in the work of philosopher Gilles Deleuze.
21 April 2015
Eugene van Erven, Domitilla Olivieri and Maartje Willemijn Smits have started a partnership with Oxfam Novib on the project E-Motive ‘Going Global’.

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