Upcoming and recent events at the Institute for History

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December 2015


Thursday 3 December 2015, 15:00h-17:00h
CTD Seminar 'Perpetual Migrants: Social Media and African Youth’s Search for Utopia’ by Dr. Ayobami Ojebode (University of Ibadan, Nigeria)
Location: Van Wijkplaats 2, room 2

Friday 4 December 2015, 15:15h-17:00h
Research Seminar on European History 1300-1700
Jan Frans van Dijkhuizen (Leiden University), Narratives of Reconciliation in Early Modern England: Between Oblivion, Clemency and Remorse. Location: Van Eyckhof 4, room 005

7, 8 and 9 December 2015
Conference 'Ocean of Law: Intermixed Legal Systems across the Indian Ocean World, 1550-1950'
With keynotes from Paul Halliday (University of Virginia) and Engseng Ho (Duke University and National University of Singapore) 

Wednesday 9 December 2015, 15:00h-17:00h
Fourth Session of the Institute for History Graduate Seminar 2015-2016.
Chair: Justyna Wubs, Presentation: Sanne Muurling, PhD commentary: Katharina Manteufel, Expert commentary: Judith Pollmann.
Location: Van Eyckhof 3, room 005

Thursday 10 December 2015, 15:00h-17:00h
Voice4Thought Seminar 'V4T Call for Collaboration'
Location: room 149, Lipsius building

Friday 11 December 2015, 20:00h-21:30h
Huizingalezing 2015 door Jo Tollebeek - De paarden van Waterloo. Over de schoonheid en de bruutheid van de geschiedenis
Location: Pieterskerk

Monday 14 December 2015, 15:00h–17:00h
Debate ‘Conflict and Elections in CAR’ Location: African Studies Centre Library, Ground floor, Pieter de la Courtgebouw, Wassenaarseweg 52, Leiden

Wednesday 16 December 2015, 11.00-13:00h
Leiden Interdisciplinary Migration Seminar (LIMS)
Maurits Berger (LUCSOR), ‘What are suitable approaches to study Sharia in the West?’. Discussant: Léon Buskens (LIAS)
Location: Huizinga building, Conference Room

Thursday 17 December 2015, 10:00h
PhD Defence Z. Wang - World views and military policies in the early Roman and Western Han empires
Supervisor: Prof.dr. L. de Ligt
Location: Academy building

Last Modified: 09-12-2015