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Results: 1 - 19 of 19
  • 12 Feb 2019
    Call for Papers: Multiple Materialities of Muslim Marriages

    This workshop is organized as part of the ERC-funded research project on ‘Problematizing “Muslim Marriages”: Ambiguities and Contestations’ hosted by the Amsterdam Institute for Social Science Research and the ...

  • 10 Dec 2018
    ACMES Thesis Prize

    The Amsterdam Centre for Middle Eastern Studies Amsterdam (ACMES) intends to award two prizes for Best BA thesis (€ 150 in book vouchers) and Best MA thesis (€ 250 in book vouchers) in Middle Eastern Studies for work ...

  • 23 Sep 2018
    Lecture Series 2018

    Ever other week in fall, between 20 September and 17 December 2018, ACMES hosts a series of events covering various topics related to the greater Middle East, North Africa and Islam. Everyone (students as well as ...

  • 13 Dec 2017
    ACMES Thesis Prize: Winners

    The annual Amsterdam Centre for Middle Eastern studies Thesis Prize awards ceremony took place on 7 December 2017. This year, the jury had the pleasure of shortlisting three BA theses and two MA theses for our Thesis ...

  • 27 Nov 2017
    ACMES Thesis Prize - Awards Ceremony

    On 7 December, the Amsterdam Centre for Middle Eastern Studies Amsterdam (ACMES) will award two prizes for Best BA thesis and Best MA thesis in Middle Eastern Studies for work completed at the UvA during the academic ...

  • 23 Oct 2017
    Kurdistan Referendum: to be or not to be?

    On 25 September, the Iraqi Kurds voted overwhelmingly in favor of their independence from Iraq in a historic referendum. From the 3 million voters, 92% voted ‘yes’ to the question whether the autonomous region of ...

  • 21 Jul 2017
    Emeritus professor Manfred Woidich elected British Academy fellow

    Prof. Manfred Woidich, emeritus professor of Arabic Language and Linguistics at the UvA, has been elected Corresponding Fellow of the prestigious British Academy. This year, a total of ‘sixty-six of the world’s ...

  • 17 Jan 2017
    ACMES Thesis Awards Ceremony

    On Thursday 15 December, ACMES organized a special evening at the PC Hoofthuis. First, the final lecture in this year’s ACMES Lecture Series took place. Second, the winners of the first ACMES Thesis Awards were ...

  • 10 Dec 2016
    ACMES Thesis Prize - Awards Ceremony

    On 15 December, the Amsterdam Centre for Middle Eastern Studies Amsterdam (ACMES) will award two prizes for Best BA thesis and Best MA thesis in Middle Eastern Studies for work completed at the UvA during the ...

  • 12 Sep 2016
    Lecture Series 2016

    Between 22 September and 15 December 2016 the fifth ACMES Lecture Series will take place. Everyone with an interest in the Middle East, North Africa, and/or Islam is warmly invited to attend.

  • 22 Jun 2016
    ACMES Thesis Prize

    The Amsterdam Centre for Middle Eastern Studies Amsterdam (ACMES) intends to award two prizes for Best BA thesis (€ 150 in book vouchers) and Best MA thesis (€ 250 in book vouchers) in Middle Eastern Studies for work ...

  • 17 Jan 2016
    The People's University (دانشگاه مردم)

    ACMES has begun a collaboration with The People's University, an initiative from young Iranians in the Netherlands.

  • 4 Nov 2015
    Launch AIIS

    On Friday 6 November, the official launch of the Amsterdam Initiative for Iranian Studies will take place.

  • 1 Sep 2015
    Lecture Series 2015

    Between 10 September and 10 December 2015 the fourth ACMES Lecture Series will take place. Everyone with an interest in the Middle East, North Africa, and/or Islam is warmly invited to attend.

  • 24 Feb 2015
    ACMES Research Convention

    On Wednesday 28 January, the first ever ACMES Research Convention was held. During a day filled with numerous panels, ACMES Associates from a great variety of fields presented (part of) their current research to ...

  • 14 Nov 2014
    ACMES Research Convention

    On Wednesday 28 January, the first ACMES Research Convention will be held. ACMES Associates from a great variety of fields will present (part of) their current research to their colleagues.

  • 13 Oct 2014
    No radicalisation of anti-Western stereotyping in Egypt

    Anti-Western stereotyping in Egyptian Islamic discourse has not undergone a process of radicalisation, according to a recent study by the UvA’s Amsterdam Centre for Middle Eastern Studies (ACMES). Researchers from ...

  • 1 Sep 2014
    Lecture Series Autumn 2014

    Between 4 September and 16 October 2014, the third annual ACMES Autumn Lecture Series will be held. Everyone with an interest in the Middle East is warmly invited to attend these lectures.

  • 1 May 2014
    Nadwa!

    On 29 April, ACMES organised a literary discussion meeting where the winner of the International Prize for Arabic Fiction (IPAF) 2014 was announced.