“Crowdsourcing heritage and the interaction between museums and local communities”. Eerste event in onze nieuwe serie: Current Challenges in Cultural Management and Heritage Tourism.

Join us tomorrow night for our first on-line discussion in the framework of our new series on “Current Challenges in Cultural Management and Heritage Tourism” featuring researchers and practitioners presenting case studies and insights on current challenges in the fields of cultural management, museums, heritage and tourism. The first discussion topic is “Crowdsourcing heritage and […]

We thank the artist Stathis Katsarelias for his permission for the use of this image

Summer School Visuele Anthropologie 2021: Urgent Multimodal Ethnographies of Greece

The Netherlands Institute at Athens in collaboration with staff from the department of Cultural Anthropology and Development Sociology of the University of Leiden, the department of Social and Cultural Anthropology of the Free University Amsterdam (VU) organize this intensive four-week course on visual anthropology. The vision of the school is based on the idea to participate […]

Call for Applications: 3-year PhD fellowship in Modern Greek Studies at the University of Amsterdam

The Aikaterini Laskaridis Foundation invites applications for a 3-year PhD fellowship in Modern Greek Studies at the University of Amsterdam, for a PhD project to be conducted in English & under the (co-)supervision of the Marilena Laskaridis Chair of Modern Greek Studies at this university. The call for applications is open to research projects in the humanities […]

Course “Conservation and Physicochemical Study of Nisyros Shipwreck Pottery” (Spring-Summer 2021)

The course “Conservation and Physicochemical Study of Nisyros Shipwreck Pottery” provides a unique opportunity for BA, MA, RMA and PhD students to gain more knowledge and a hands-on experience in Byzantine, Medieval and Post-Medieval underwater pottery conservation. It guides the participants through the history and technology of Byzantine, Medieval and Post-Medieval pottery in Greece, and […]