Upcoming Events

Information regarding the courses and events of the educational programme 2018-19 will be updated regularly. Please check back here in a couple of weeks. Find some general information under ‘Training programme for PhD candidates‘  (for PhD’s) or ‘Training programme for RMa Students‘ (research master students).

  • Deleuze Seminar 2018-19: Matters of Life and Death

    Utrecht

    18 September, 2018 - 21 May, 2019

    Location: Stijlkamer van Ravensteijn, Kromme Nieuwe Gracht 80, Utrecht University | Teaching period: September 2018-May 2019 (see dates below) | Time: Tuesday afternoon, 13:00-16:00 | Organisers: Prof. Rosi Braidotti & dr. Rick Dolphijn (Utrecht University) | Credits: 2 or 5 EC | More information

    Registration: Open for RMa students and PhD candidates. RMa students and PhD candidates of Dutch universities have to register for this seminar via OSL, by sending an e-mail to osl-fgw@uva.nl. All other participants register directly via prof. Briadotti’s assistant: gw.braidottiass@uu.nl.
    In your registration please include a biographical note of up to 100 words in which you state your affiliation and motivation to participate in the seminar.
    Register before 7 September 2018.

    Dates

    • 18 September 2018
    • 9 October 2018
    • 27 November 2018
    • 18 December 2018
    • 22 January 2019
    • 19 February 2019
    • 26 March 2019
    • 23 April 2019
    • 21 May 2019 (preliminary for now; Deleuze Symposium day)
  • OSL Seminar – Perspectives on African Literature

    26 October, 2018 - 14 December, 2018

    Dates: 26 Oct, 2 Nov, 16 Nov, 23 Nov, 7 Dec, 14 Dec (from 1-4 pm) | Location: Leiden University, room Van Wijkplaats 2/002 (on 23/11: Eyckhof 003). | Organisation: Dr Astrid Van Weyenberg, Dr Ksenia Robbe and Dr Kamila Krakowska Rodrigues (Leiden University) | Open to: PhD Candidates and RMA students; OSL members will have first access | Format: Three-hour seminars | Exams: Three short papers of 1500 words each, engaging with the readings and discussion of the two preceding weeks | Credits: 5 EC | More Information

  • OSL Seminar – Postcolonial Remembrances: Violence and Identity in Literature and Film

    2 November, 2018 - 18 January, 2019

    Date: Nov 2018 – Jan 2019 (see below) | Location: University of Amsterdam (see below)| Instructor: Dr Ihab Saloul | Credits: 5 EC | Open to: PhD candidates and RMA students (maximum participants 15-20 students) | More information

    6 meetings:
    2 November 2018 –  15:00-19:00 – OIH D2.04
    16 November 2018 – 15:00-19:00 – OIH D2.04
    23 November 2018 – 15:00-19:00 – OMHP E0.14B
    30 November 2018 – 14:00-19:00 – UB C1.13
    11 January 2019 – 15:00-19:00 – OMHP E0.14B
    18 January 2019 – 12:00-19:00 – OMHP E0.14C 

    OIH – Oost-Indisch Huis
    OMHP – Oudemanhuispoort
    UB – Universiteitsbibliotheek

  • OSL Schrijfcursus voor geeteswetenschappers – Framen, schrappen en herschrijven

    7 January, 2019 - 11 January, 2019

    Datum: 7 – 11 januari 2019 | Locatie: Universiteit Utrecht | Bestemd voor: Promovendi en RMa studenten, OSL leden hebben voorrang bij inschrijving | Voertaal: Nederlands | EC: 3 (aanwezigheid bij alle bijeenkomsten vereist) | Meer informatie

    Registratie opent in september

  • Ravenstein Seminar (Winter School 2019) – Memory Studies and Materiality

    Utrecht

    23 January, 2019 - 25 January, 2019

    Date: 23-25 January 2019 | Location: Utrecht University | Organisation: Susanne Knittel (UU), Lázló Munteán (RU), Liedeke Plate (RU), Ann Rigney (UU) | Speakers: Tim Ingold, Birgit Meyer, Chiara de Cesari, Rob van der Laarse, Wayne Modest et al. | Credits: 5 EC | Open to: PhD candidates and RMA students | More information

    Registration will open Fall 2018

  • OSL Seminar – Contemporary Debates in Life Writing

    1 March, 2019 - 30 April, 2019

    Teaching period: March-April 2019, exact dates tba (5 meetings) | Location: University of Amsterdam, TBA | Instructors: Dr Babs Boter (VU Amsterdam) and Dr Marleen Rensen (UvA; course coordinator) | Credits: 5 EC | Open to: RMA students and PhD candidates, OSL members will have first access | More information

  • Course – Computational Literary Studies

    1 April, 2019 - 31 May, 2019

    Teaching period: April – May 2019, exact dates tba (4 + 2 meetings) | Venue: University of Amsterdam, P.C. Hoofthuis – 4.22, Spuistraat 134, Amsterdam | Open to: PhD Candidates and RMa Students, OSL members will have first access | Organiser: prof. Karina van Dalen-Oskam (UvA) | ECTS: 3-6 | More information

  • Seminar – Naming the World: Realism Travels the Globe

    Utrecht

    24 May, 2019 - 28 June, 2019

    Teaching period: May-June 2019 (meetings on for May 24 and June 7, 14, 21, 28) | Location: Utrecht University, TBA | Instructor: Prof. Neil ten Kortenaar (University of Toronto) | Credits: 5 EC | Open to:  RMA students and PhD candidates | More information

    Registration will open Fall 2018