Historica Carol Gluck spreekt op 26 november over collectieve herinneringen aan de Tweede Wereldoorlog, met name in Azië. Haar oratie is op de jaarlijkse gedenkdag van de protestrede die Rudolph Cleveringa in 1940 hield tegen het ontslag van Joodse collega-professoren.
On 27 November we will mark the one year anniversary of LeidenGlobal with an interesting program featuring a keynote speech by Cleveringa Professor Carol Gluck, the presentation of the project Voice4Thought and a panel debate on New Manipuledia.
VVIK (Friends of the Kern Institute) Double Lecture event with Nirajan Kafle and Daniele Cuneo
Professor Nile Green from UCLA will be the Spring GLASS-Islam Scholar. 18-20 March 2015.
Professor Dipesh Chakrabarty from the University of Chicago will be the 2015 Fall GLASS scholar.
Sayyid ʿUthman (1822–1914) was a Muslim scholar of Arab descent in the Netherlands East Indies. As an adviser and informant on local Islam he was in close touch with the Dutch Islam scholar Christiaan Snouck Hurgronje. From 1 December 2014 until 23 January 2015, the ‘Oude UB’ (Old University Library) highlights aspects of his life and work with a selection of objects from the special collections of the Leiden University Libraries.