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Public Lecture by Carolyn Pedwell

Public Lecture by Carolyn Pedwell On Thursday 15 December, 2022 Carolyn Pedwell (University of Kent, UK) will give the public lecture “Intuition as a ‘Trained Thing’: Sensing, Thinking, and Speculating in Computation Cultures”. What happens when intuition becomes algorithmic? This talk explores how approaching intuition as a ‘trained thing’ (Berlant, 2011) [...]

Public Lecture by Carolyn Pedwell2022-11-23T13:22:36+01:00

Inaugural Lecture NOG Board Member Annemie Halsema 

Inaugural Lecture NOG Board Member Annemie Halsema  On December 12 2022, at 4:00 pm,  NOG board member Prof. Annemie Halsema will be delivering her inaugural lecture “Hermeneutiek van het Lichaam” at Leiden University. Date: Monday 12 December 2022, from 16.00-17.00 hrs. Location: Leiden University, Academiegebouw, Rapenburg 73 and via the livestream [...]

Inaugural Lecture NOG Board Member Annemie Halsema 2022-11-22T15:10:27+01:00

Book Talk Sextarianism: Sovereignty, Secularism and the State in Lebanon by Maya Mikdashi

On Wednesday November 9, 2022 from 17.00 – 18.30 hrs Associate Professor Maya Mikdashi will give the talk ‘Sextarianism: Sovereignty, Secularism and the State in Lebanon’ (organized by the NOG and the NOG PhD Council). In this talk, Maya Mikdashi will speak about her new book Sextarianism: Sovereignty, Secularism and the State in [...]

Book Talk Sextarianism: Sovereignty, Secularism and the State in Lebanon by Maya Mikdashi2022-11-04T15:34:29+01:00

Masterclass Sex and Multiplicity: Contingency and Unknowability as Feminist Praxis’ by Maya Mikdashi

On Thursday November 10, 2022 from 11.00 – 15.00 hrs Associate Professor Maya Mikdashi will teach the masterclass ‘Sex and Multiplicity: Contingency and Unknowability as Feminist Praxis’ (organized by the NOG and the NOG PhD Council). What are the relationships between visibility, opacity, and possibility in how, when, and where we [...]

Masterclass Sex and Multiplicity: Contingency and Unknowability as Feminist Praxis’ by Maya Mikdashi2022-10-25T11:14:23+02:00

Listen to the Voices of a Feminist Revolution in Iran

In solidarity with the women and marginalized bodies in Iran, the NOG  likes to show its support to "Listen to the Voices of a Feminist Revolution in Iran",  a petition set up by a group of feminist academic-activists . This petition calls for stronger transnational feminist solidarity with the ongoing protests [...]

Listen to the Voices of a Feminist Revolution in Iran2022-10-11T13:39:40+02:00

Doing Gender Lecture – Momin Rahman

The Netherlands Research School of Gender Studies in cooperation with her partners organises the DOING GENDER Lecture Series. These lectures stress the importance of doing gender work combined with an active involvement in the practice of gender theory and research. The concept of DOING GENDER supports a hands-on approach to gender [...]

Doing Gender Lecture – Momin Rahman2022-09-27T11:59:56+02:00

NOG Collaboration with Feministisch Cultuurfonds Gender & Wetenschap

In collaboration with the Feministisch Cultuurfonds Gender&Wetenschap (Feminist Cultural Foundation Gender&Knowledge) the NOG organizes biennial national symposia featuring the latest developments in the field of gender and postcolonial studies. We are happy to announce that these biennial symposia will host the award ceremony of two FC G&W prizes. One prize (€5.000) will [...]

NOG Collaboration with Feministisch Cultuurfonds Gender & Wetenschap2022-09-05T14:24:40+02:00

PhD Defense Widya F. Ningsih, September 26, 2022

On Monday September 26, 2022 NOG staff member Widya Fitria Ningsih will defend her thesis  More than the wedding ring – Engaged women of the Indonesian state formation, 1940s-1960s. The dissertation focuses exclusively on the life stories of engaged women who participated in the Indonesian nation-state formation that was immensely affected [...]

PhD Defense Widya F. Ningsih, September 26, 20222022-09-27T10:17:34+02:00

PhD Defense Gerwin van Schie, September 16, 2022

On Friday September 16, NOG PhD Gerwin van Schie will defend his thesis The Datafication of Race-Ethnicity: An Investigation into Technologically Mediated Racialization in Dutch Governmental Data Systems and Infrastructures. Van Schie investigates how data on race and ethnicity of Dutch citizens are created, distributed, and used. Many authorities use these [...]

PhD Defense Gerwin van Schie, September 16, 20222022-09-20T10:35:50+02:00

Afscheidsrede Prof. dr. Mineke Bosch, September 16, 2022

Op vrijdag 16 september 2022 neemt Prof. dr. Mineke Bosch afscheid van de Faculteit der Letteren na ruim twaalf jaar aan de Rijksuniversiteit Groningen als hoogleraar Moderne Geschiedenis verbonden te zijn geweest. Zij doet dat met een afscheidsrede, getiteld Vrouwen – Gender – (Geschied)wetenschap – een persoonlijke terugblik. De afscheidsrede wordt [...]

Afscheidsrede Prof. dr. Mineke Bosch, September 16, 20222022-09-20T10:35:32+02:00

PhD Defense Rozemarijn van de Wal, September 15, 2022

On Thursday September 15, 2022 NOG PhD Rozemarijn van de Wal will defend her dissertation Dancing in the Kitchens of History. Eileen Power (1889-1940). Her dissertation is part of the wider project SPICE ‘Scientific Personae in Cultural Encounters’. As the aim of the project is to research the construction of scientific [...]

PhD Defense Rozemarijn van de Wal, September 15, 20222022-09-20T10:35:13+02:00

NOG, NICA & Critical Humanities Seminar Series 2022-2023: Minor movements: How to Create Space for Personal and Political Change?

Introduction: How to Think Change? This year-long seminar creates a space to become more conscious of how the small movements of body and mind are shaped by intersecting power structures. How does capitalism determine our daily habits? How do online platforms like Google re-orient people’s desire? And how does patriarchy affect [...]

NOG, NICA & Critical Humanities Seminar Series 2022-2023: Minor movements: How to Create Space for Personal and Political Change?2022-07-04T15:12:40+02:00
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