Leestip: Reis rond de wereld in 25 gedichten

Is het leven aan de andere kant van de wereld echt zo anders? Wat verenigt ons mensen, ongeacht onze woonplaats? Deze vragen bespreekt antropologe Zinzi Zegers (1992) in haar allereerste dichtbundel Reis rond de wereld in 25 gedichten. In plaats van te focussen op verschillen kijkt ze naar thema’s die belangrijk zijn voor iedereen, of […]

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A call to action

The protests around the world against racism, police violence and white supremacy spark much needed conversations. This blog calls to critically look at, and change, our own practices as anthropologists in the Netherlands and at Leiden University. Authors: Anouk de Koning and Jasmijn Rana The increase of race-based violence and the death of George Floyd […]

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ABv Statement on the Black Lives Matter protests

Written by the Dutch association of anthropologists (ABv) The Dutch association of anthropologists (ABv) stands in solidarity with the Black Lives Matter movements, black and people of colour (POC) communities in the U.S.A., in the Netherlands and worldwide that are subjected to racist violence. We deplore violence unleashed on them by police and security forces. […]

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Symposium

On Monday the 2nd of December there will be a symposium named ‘Collaboration, Creativity and Change in the Imaginations of our Kingdom’, organized by the Imagining the Nation research group (NWO Caribbean Research Program). The meeting promises to be a creative exchange that explores and discusses issues of collaborative research and impact. Feel free to […]

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