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Workshop: Mirroring Evil Revisited

  • March 22-24, 2018; Drift 23 and 21; 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

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

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

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

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

  • May 22, 2018; 17.00 - 19.00, Janskerkhof 13, Room 006; Utrecht University
A discussion of recent documentary cinema and other visual media challenging views of “the refugee” as an apolitical body fully...
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...
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...
Honorary Doctorate for Ann Rigney

Honorary Doctorate for Ann Rigney

  • 15 September, 2017

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