Lectures

Lectures held by group members from 2011-2016.

2015

Berkel, M.L.M. van, ‘The City and its Water Supply under the Mamluks,' LUCIS Lecture Series, Leiden (February 2015).

Duindam, J.F.J., 'Les Femmes de Pouvoir dans le Monde Dynastique'. German Historical Institute in Paris, 5 March 2015.

Duindam, J.F.J., Lecture in workshop Communication and Empire: ‘Connected, Entangled, or Comparative? The global history of dynasty as an example’. Rome, KNIR 26-29 May 2015.

Duindam, J.F.J., 'Dynasties: choices and chances of writing a global social history of rulership'. Discussion with John Elliott, Craig Clunas, and Jeroen Duindam. Oxford, 15 November 2015.

Favereau, M., 'La Horde d'Or', Terres d'Aventure, Genève, 29 September 2015. 

Geevers, E.M., ‘Wil de echte prins van Oranje opstaan!?’, Historische Vereniging Schoonhoven, 26 May 2015 [‘Will the real Prince of Orange please rise?’, Historical Society Schoonhoven].

Gommans, J., 'Centraal-Azië: van centraal naar perifeer'. Symposium ‘Nicolaas Witsen en de kennis over de binnenlanden van Eurazië in de Gouden Eeuw’. Teylers Museum, Haarlem, 24 September 2015.

Rietbergen, P., 'De Kerk van Rome, "spiritueel imperialisme" en het globaliseringsproces', 18 December 2015. Farewell address on the occasion of his retirement.


2014

Berkel, M. van, History Research Seminar: 'The Just City Under the Mamluks'. University of Amsterdam, 13 March 2014.

Bes, L., ‘Diplomatieke cultuur in vroeg-modern Zuid-India’, University of Antwerp, 16 December 2014. 

Duindam, J.F.J., Kolloquium:Forschungen zur Geschichte der Frühen Neuzeit Lecture: ‘At Court: Spaces, Groups, Balances'. Gerschnialp Engelberg, Switzerland, 16.-18. May 2014.

Duindam, J.F.J., Public lecture in Centre for Early Modern History Seminar Series 2013-14. ‘Dynasty: reproduction and succession’. Dublin, Trinity College, 31 March 2014.

Gommans, J.J.L., 'The Indo-Dutch Middleground: Willem Schellinks and Mughal India'. European University Institute in Florence, 26 November 2014.

Gommans, J.J.L., 'Arguing with the Heathens: The Ethnohistory of Johannes Hoornbeeck'. European University Institute in Florence, 27 November 2014.

2013

Duindam, J.F.J., Keynote lecture: ‘Inner and Outer: Organizing Principles of the Early Modern Court?’ in conference The Forbidden City, Imperial Palaces and Royal Courts: Symbols of Imperial and Monarchical Power in the East and West Compared. Boulogne-sur-Mer, 25-28 September 2013.Duindam, J.F.J., Lecture in conference in honour of Kent Guy, University of Washington - Seattle: ‘Dynastic rule: a global comparative perspective’. Seattle 14-16 August 2013.

Duindam, J.F.J., Public lecture Seattle Asian Art Museum on ‘Comparing Dynastic Courts of Europe and Asia’. Seattle 13 August 2013.

Duindam, J.F.J., Public lecture / Abendvortrag in conference: Mixed Courts: Dynasty, Politics, and Religion in the Early Modern World: ‘Courts, rulers, and religion: a comparative perspective’. Gotha 14-16 March 2013.

Duindam, J.F.J., Opening lecture in conference : Rivalry and Representation : rulers’ agency as a problem in comparative court history. Istanbul, 22 February 2013.

Flinterman, W., ‘The Royal Image of Sultan al-Manṣ ūr Qalāwūn (1279-1290)’. Lecture in the weekly lectures series of the Netherlands-Flemish Institute (NVIC) in Cairo, 11 April 2013, Cairo.

Ragetli, K., 'Jagen en verzamelen. Bronnenonderzoek in Mechelen.' Spinoza te Paard. Ongehoorde kennis, 18 juni 2013 te Den Haag. Online op wetenschap24:

Geevers L., ‘Christelijk, keizerlijk, Castiliaans: het Escorial als manifest van Filips II’. HOVO Passie voor de Spaanse Gouden Eeuw, Instituto Cervantes, Utrecht, 9 december 2013.

2012

Berkel, M. van, ‘A boy with a tongue so long that it could reach the tip of his nose’. Communication between province and centre in the ‘Abbāsid empire.' (Amsterdam, March 2012. Center for Medieval Studies Amsterdam).

Berkel, M. van, 'The written and the unwritten. Political communication at the ‘Abbāsid Court.' (Heidelberg, October 2012. SFB Materiale Textkulturen, Universität Heidelberg).

Berkel, M. van, 'The archivist’s mentality of the medieval Middle East.' (Leiden, November 2012. Contactgroep Middeleeuwse en Vroegmoderne Geschiedenis).

Gommans, J., Stille onzichtbare streng: Oratie uitgesproken bij de aanvaarding van het ambt van hoogleraar op het gebied van de Koloniale en de Wereldgeschiedenis aan de Universiteit Leiden op vrijdag 1 juni 2012.
Inaugural lecture Jos Gommans, Leiden University 1 June 2012 (in Dutch).  

Gommans, J., 'Eurasian Empires and Cosmopolis: A New Research Agenda', Trading Eurasian: Europe’s Asian Centuries (Workshop Institute for History, Leiden University, 7-8 May 2012).

2011

Berkel, M. van, 'Petition and Response Procedures in the ‘Abbāsid Empire (8th-10th centuries A.D.)'. (Vienna, November 2011. Universität Wien, NFN Imperium and Officium).

Inaugural lecture Jeroen Duindam, Leiden University 6 May 2011 (in Dutch).

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