Art and Activism (podcast series) The Disappearing Playgrounds of Amsterdam

ART AND ACTIVISM  In this podcast series, students from the Graduate School of Humanities at the University of Amsterdam (UvA) explore the complex overlaps and conversations between art and activism. They seek to illustrate how artistic practices often speak to the urgency of protest and activism, and how activism intertwines with the demands of art….

Continue Reading

Art and Activism (podcast series) Walking in Art

ART AND ACTIVISM  In this podcast series, students from the Graduate School of Humanities at the University of Amsterdam (UvA) explore the complex overlaps and conversations between art and activism. They seek to illustrate how artistic practices often speak to the urgency of protest and activism, and how activism intertwines with the demands of art….

Continue Reading

Art and Activism (podcast series) Activism and Desire: The Affect in and Around Protests

ART AND ACTIVISM  In this podcast series, students from the Graduate School of Humanities at the University of Amsterdam (UvA) explore the complex overlaps and conversations between art and activism. They seek to illustrate how artistic practices often speak to the urgency of protest and activism, and how activism intertwines with the demands of art….

Continue Reading

Call for Papers: 2.1 ‘Contamination’ [Extended deadline!] Contribute to the third issue of our research journal

[Extended deadline!] For the third issue of Soapbox, a graduate peer-reviewed journal for cultural analysis, we invite young researchers to submit abstracts that critically engage with the theme of ‘contamination.’ Please submit your abstract (max 300 words) to [email protected] by February 3. The full papers (3000-5000 words) are due March 2. Originating from the Latin…

Continue Reading

Call for Board Members

Call for Board Members *** Please note that we are no longer looking for new board members or participants for the academic year 2019-2020. If spots do open up we will post about it here and on social media. *** Would you like to be part of a student-run journal that functions as a platform…

Continue Reading

DIS HARMONY

“Dis Harmony is a fictional character, the contra alter ego of Harmony, a sex doll driven by an app that allows the user to create a virtual girlfriend sold on realbotix.com. Harmony is the cruel promise of a girlfriend who will never cheat on you. Well, we found ways to hack the software. Dis Harmony fucks Harmony but…

Continue Reading