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PhD defence: Trude Dijkstra

PhD defence: Trude Dijkstra

Trude Dijkstra studies on The Chinese Imprint focusing on the Printing and publishing Chinese Religion and Philosophy in the Dutch Republic, 1595-1700. Date: 23 October 2019Time: 13:00Location: Aula University of Amsterdam, Singel 411 Amsterdam

Save the dates!

Save the dates!

The start of the new academic semester brings new and inspiring CREATE events! Please save the dates for our 2019-2020 Salon serie (Thursday 3-5 PM in the eLab of Mediastudies). More information on topics and speakers will be available soon. 31/10/2019  28/11/2019  30/01/2020 27/02/2020

Seven projects funded under the Smart Culture – Art and Culture programme

Seven projects funded under the Smart Culture – Art and Culture programme

Seven research projects have received total funding of nearly 3 million euros with the aim of making connections between innovative artistic and cultural practices on the one hand, and scientific and societal issues on the other. The projects have been funded under the unique research […]

Jackelopes visit Create: Historical network analysis of film programming

Jackelopes visit Create: Historical network analysis of film programming

By Thunnis van Oort In 2016 and 2017 a series of meetings took place of an international group of cinema history scholars, made possible through a grant from the Swedish Riksbanken Jubileumsfond. Julia Noordegraaf participated in these meetings on behalf of the Create programme. On […]

Research valorisation: Dutch National Opera & Ballet interested in CREATE Opera data model

Research valorisation: Dutch National Opera & Ballet interested in CREATE Opera data model

By Thunnis van Oort The Dutch National Opera & Ballet holds an important archive that documents its history of post-war opera and ballet productions. In order to manage and preserve that collection and improve its accessibility, both for a wider audience but also for (re)use […]

Open Call: Joint Seed Grant Amsterdam Centre for Cultural Heritage and Identity (ACHI) and Centre for Urban Studies (CUS)

Open Call: Joint Seed Grant Amsterdam Centre for Cultural Heritage and Identity (ACHI) and Centre for Urban Studies (CUS)

In this second round, grants will be awarded of between €2.500 and €5.000 per grant, up to a total call budget of €15.000. With a well-developed argument grants higher than €5.000 can be also considered. Grants can be submitted continuously, between now and the final […]

Salon 6 june: Digital Art history

Salon 6 june: Digital Art history

By Thunnis van Oort   The last Salon of the season was dedicated to Digital Art History. Not the history of digital art, but on various uses of digital methods and data for studying art history. One overarching element in this broad topic was that […]

Mascha van Nieuwkerk wins Hélène Nolthenius Prize!

Mascha van Nieuwkerk wins Hélène Nolthenius Prize!

During the Fourth Annual Student Research in Music Conference, coorganised by IASPM Benelux, Universiteit Utrecht, student society Hucbald, and KVNM, the first Hélène Nolthenius Prize for master theses in in musicology was awarded to former CREATE researcher Mascha van Nieuwkerk for her thesis ‘Een vergeten repertoire: De concertprogrammering van Felix Meritis in de […]

Workshop: “Thinking like a database: Digitizing and analysing data in the Humanities”

Workshop: “Thinking like a database: Digitizing and analysing data in the Humanities”

Scholars in the humanities work with many different kinds of materials and sources. We risk being overwhelmed with the available amount of information, and our organizational computer skills rarely go beyond organizing files in a hierarchy of folders and sub-folders. Working within large amounts of […]

Open Invitation to the International EHRI Conference: Holocaust Studies and its Social Setting

Open Invitation to the International EHRI Conference: Holocaust Studies and its Social Setting

Date: Wednesday, 3 July 2019 Venue: Pakhuis de Zwijger, Piet Heinkade 179, Amsterdam, The Netherlands Duration: 9.30 – 18.30 Go to Registration Holocaust Studies is a dynamic multidisciplinary research field that is dedicated to the Holocaust itself but also includes aspects of the post-Holocaust world such as memory, […]