CFP: Funerary Inscriptions in Early Modern Europe – DL: 15 May 2020

CFP: Funerary Inscriptions in Early Modern Europe Deadline: 15.05.2020 www.brill.com/publications/intersections Funerary Inscriptions in Early Modern Europe Intersections. Yearbook for Early Modern Studies (http://www.brill.com/publications/intersections) In this volume of Intersections, we want to bring together studies that consider funerary inscriptions in Early Modern Europe within the context of a culture of commemoration and remembrance. Depending on funding, […]

CFP Jaarcongres Werkgroep Zeventiende Eeuw: ‘The Cultural Dimension of Dutch Overseas Expansion’ – DL 15 March 2020

Call for Papers: Jaarcongres Werkgroep Zeventiende Eeuw Utrecht University, Friday 28 August 2020 The Cultural Dimension of Dutch Overseas Expansion “It is only money and not knowledge that our people are seeking [in the East Indies], which is to be lamented”, complained the Amsterdam mayor and VOC governor, Nicolaes Witsen, in 1712. The Dutch trading […]

Radboud Erfgoed Summer School: Collecties in Beweging: Op Zoek naar de Dynamiek van Erfgoedcollecties – Nijmegen, 6-10 July 2020

Collecties in beweging: Op zoek naar de dynamiek van erfgoedcollecties Van 6 tot 10 juli 2020 verzorgt Radboud Erfgoed in Nijmegen een summer school (in het Nederlands) over erfgoedcollecties, hun geschiedenis, over sporen van gebruik en wat die ons leren over de mensen die verzamelden en leefden met de boeken en objecten die nu onze […]

Call for papers: Amsterdam Symposium on the History of Food 2020 – Food and the Environment: The Dynamic Relationship Between Food Practices and Nature (DL: 1 April 2020)

Call for papers: Amsterdam Symposium on the History of Food 2020 On 13 and 14 November 2020, the 7th Amsterdam Symposium on the History of Food will take place in the Aula of the University of Amsterdam. This year’s topic is: Food and the Environment: The Dynamic Relationship Between Food Practices and Nature Ever since […]

CFP: Limits and Boundaries in the History of Political Thought – DL: 20 March 2020

LIMITS AND BOUNDARIES IN THE HISTORY OF POLITICAL THOUGHT 11th Annual London Graduate Conference in the History of Political Thought 18-19 June 2020 Room G02 Maplethorpe School of Pharmacy 29-39 Brunswick Square London WC1N 1AX Keynote Speaker: Prof. Katrina Forrester (Harvard) The notions of ‘limits’ and ‘boundaries’ have held a position in the history of […]

Call for papers Tijdschrift voor Genderstudies – DL: 22 March 2020

Call for papers Tijdschrift voor Genderstudies The Tijdschrift voor Genderstudies (Journal of Gender Studies) is a forum for the scientific problematization of gender in relation to ethnicity, sexuality, class, and age. The journal is an interdisciplinary medium operating at the intersection of society, culture, health and science. The editorial staff invites articles about gender issues […]

CFP: 2020 ALCS Postgraduate Colloquium: ‘City Lights: Urban Space and Civic Identity in the Low Countries and Beyond’ – DL: 31 March 2020

2020 ALCS POSTGRADUATE COLLOQUIUM   City Lights: Urban Space and Civic Identity in the Low Countries and Beyond   Senate House, University of London 9-10 July 2020   ‘The cities of the world are concentric, isomorphic, synchronic … It’s the effect of their permanent revolution, their intense circulation, their instantaneous magnetism – so different from the rural universe […]

Launch of the History of Knowledge Seminar Series – Lecture by prof. Lorraine Daston (MPIWG), Utrecht – Thursday 12 March 2020

Start van de History of Knowledge Seminar Series @ Utrecht University en lezing door prof. Lorraine Daston (MPIWG) op donderdag 12 maart 2020. Deze tweemaandelijkse reeks biedt een platform voor kennisgeschiedenis in Nederland: prominente academici – zowel gevestigde als opkomende namen met verschillende academische achtergronden en perspectieven – worden uitgenodigd om een lezing te geven en om samen met […]

Publicatie ‘Literary Hispanophobia and Hispanophilia in Britain and the Low Countries (1550-1850)’

Yolanda Rodríguez Pérez (ed.) Literary Hispanophobia and Hispanophilia in Britain and the Low Countries (1550-1850) – AUP Spain has been a fruitful locus for the European imagination for centuries, and it has been most often perceived in black-and-white oppositions — either as a tyrannical and fanatical force in the early modern period or as an […]

Call: MNL-fellowships – DL: 1 March 2020

De Maatschappij der Nederlandse Letterkunde, gevestigd te Leiden, werd in 1766 opgericht als een vereniging van letterkundigen, taalkundigen en historici. De Maatschappij heeft als doel de beoefening van de schone letteren en de studie van de Nederlandse taal- en letterkunde, geschied- en oudheidkunde in hun onderlinge samenhang te bevorderen. Vanaf 2019 reikt de Maatschappij fellowships […]

Symposium ‘Vrouwen in de Middeleeuwen’ – Zutphen, 11-12 June 2020

De Middeleeuwen: een donkere periode waarin geweld, geloof en mannen de samenleving domineerden. Vrouwen kwamen er amper aan te pas. Ten minste, zo luidt het cliché. Het Middeleeuwen Symposium brengt in samenwerking met de Radboud Universiteit een ander verhaal. Prof.Dr. Johan Oosterman is dagvoorzitter. Tijdens het symposium op 12 juni geven zeven sprekers de middeleeuwse […]

Summer school Food from Field to Fork: an archaeobotanical approach – Groningen, 19 – 24 July 2020

Dear reader, We would like to inform you about the upcoming Summer School Food from Field to Fork: an archaeobotanical approach, organized by the Archaeobotany department of the Groninger Institute of Archaeology (University of Groningen). It will take place in Groningen, from 19 – 24 July 2020. This Summer School is aimed at broadening and […]

CFP: International Conference Cultural perceptions of safety (DL: 1/6/2020)

On Thursday 21st and Friday 22nd of January 2021, the Humanities Department of the Open University of the Netherlands organizes the international conference ‘Cultural perceptions of safety. Reflecting on modern and pre-modern feelings of safety in literature, philosophy, art and history’. We cordially invite scholars from various disciplines to send in their proposal for paper […]