Time to Talk: An Anthropological Reflection on #BLM

Organized for students – by students In order to create a safe place to discuss these sensitive and complex topics, the link for the Zoom meeting will be posted on Canvas for students at the UvA. See the Facebook event for more information: https://www.facebook.com/events/2687282381515624/?active_tab=about The UvA’s Anthropology Program Committee would like to wholeheartedly invite Anthropology […]

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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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Boekpresentatie ‘Antropoloog gezocht’

Maandag 22 juni, 17:00 uur Online via LIVECAST te bekijken | Pakhuis de Zwijger Reserveren via deze link: https://dezwijger.nl/programma/boeklancering-antropoloog-gezocht In ‘Antropoloog gezocht’ geven Laurens Bakker, Masja Cohen en Walter Faaij een breed en inspirerend beeld van antropologen op de arbeidsmarkt. Twijfel je of je antropologie wil studeren? Of studeer(de) je antropologie en ben je je […]

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The Ahiarmiut: Out of the Way Dwellers

In March 2020, Quebec filmmaker Louise Abbott completed a new short documentary about an Inuit group in Nunavut that the Canadian government forcibly relocated in the 1950s and 60s. Through the eyes of survivors Mary (Ayaaq) Anowtalik and David Serkoak, The Out-of-the-Way Dwellers recounts the story of the Ahiarmiut and their determination to keep their […]

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