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Research Seminar on Playing Memory

  • June 28, 2018; 13.15-15.00; Muntstraat 2a, Room 1.11

Poetics of Detention: Framing the Refugee ‘Crisis’. Seminar with Debarati Sanyal

  • May 22, 2018; 17.00 - 19.00, Janskerkhof 13, Room 006; Utrecht University

Performances of Memory in Post-Khmer Rouge Cambodia: Images, Archives, and Bodies in Transition. A Seminar with Stéphanie Benzaquen-Gautier

  • April 9, 2018; 15.15 - 17.00, Ravenstijnzaal (KNG 80), Utrecht University

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Research Seminar on Playing Memory

Research Seminar on Playing Memory

  • June 28, 2018; 13.15-15.00; Muntstraat 2a, Room 1.11
In the first collaboration between the Utrecht Forum for Memory Studies and the Centre for the Study of Digital Games and Play, we explore...
Poetics of Detention: Framing the Refugee ‘Crisis’. Seminar with Debarati Sanyal

Poetics of Detention: Framing the Refugee ‘Crisis’. Seminar with Debarati Sanyal

  • May 22, 2018; 17.00 - 19.00, Janskerkhof 13, Room 006; Utrecht University
Poetics of Detention: Framing the Refugee ‘Crisis’ considers recent media representations of illegalized migrants...
Performances of Memory in Post-Khmer Rouge Cambodia: Images, Archives, and Bodies in Transition. A Seminar with Stéphanie Benzaquen-Gautier

Performances of Memory in Post-Khmer Rouge Cambodia: Images, Archives, and Bodies in Transition. A Seminar with Stéphanie Benzaquen-Gautier

  • April 9, 2018; 15.15 - 17.00, Ravenstijnzaal (KNG 80), Utrecht University
This seminar explores the ways in which Cambodians, survivors and younger generations alike, engage with the traumatic legacy of the Khmer...
Workshop: Mirroring Evil Revisited

Workshop: Mirroring Evil Revisited

  • March 22-24, 2018; Drift 23 and 21; Utrecht University
Organized by Susanne C. Knittel (Utrecht University) and Stéphanie Benzaquen-Gautier (Erasmus University Rotterdam)

This...
Whose Memory, Whose Justice? Memory Studies & Transitional Justice. Seminar with Nicole Immler

Whose Memory, Whose Justice? Memory Studies & Transitional Justice. Seminar with Nicole Immler

  • February 26, 2018; 15.15 - 17.00; Ravenstijnzaal (KNG 80) Utrecht University
The Netherlands is haunted by its colonial past. The ‘widows from Rawagede’ have become the epitome of the colonial...
Workshop Urban Utopias: Memory, Rights, and Speculation

Workshop Urban Utopias: Memory, Rights, and Speculation

  • February 21 and 22, 2018; Utrecht University
Utopia articulates dreams of a better life and anticipations of the future; as social dreaming, utopia combines communal and imaginative...
Exhibiting Photos of the Holocaust: A Seminar with Christoph Kreutzmüller

Exhibiting Photos of the Holocaust: A Seminar with Christoph Kreutzmüller

  • January 10, 2018; 15.00-17.00; Sweelinckzaal, Drift 21, 005; Utrecht University
„The eye is a strong seducer“, the German author Erich Maria Remarque once quipped – and was right. How we look at...
Transnational Memory in the Balkans: Seminar with Stijn Vervaet

Transnational Memory in the Balkans: Seminar with Stijn Vervaet

  • December 4, 2017; 16.30-18.30; Janskerkhof 13, Room 006, Utrecht University
Transnational Memory in the Balkans: Critical Constellations of Holocaust Memory in Yugoslav and post-Yugoslav...
‘Homer’ –  A History of Relational Memory: Seminar with Astrid Erll

‘Homer’ – A History of Relational Memory: Seminar with Astrid Erll

  • November 27, 2017; 17.15-19.00; KNG 80, Room 006, Utrecht University
This lecture emerges from a current project (an “Opus Magnum”) funded by Volkswagen Foundation and titled Odyssean...
Honorary Doctorate for Ann Rigney

Honorary Doctorate for Ann Rigney

  • 15 September, 2017

On 15 September, Prof. Ann Rigney received an honorary...