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Amsterdam School for Heritage, Memory and Material Culture

A research institute and doctoral school committed to the analysis of the remnants and narratives of the past in the present and the remaking of pasts into heritage, memory and material culture
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8 - 27 Nov 2019
In November 2019 the Horizon2020 European MSCA project, ‘SPEME Questioning Traumatic Heritage: Spaces of Memory in Europe, Argentina, Colombia’, will hold its annual meeting and research activities in Amsterdam. The ...
19 Nov 2019 13:00 - 17:00
The Amsterdam School for Heritage, Memory and Material Culture (AHM) and the discipline Cultural Studies of the University of Amsterdam invite you to attend the symposium 'Museums and monuments: in the city, of the ...
20 Nov 2019 17:00
Liminoid spaces are spaces where everyday life dimensions and experiences are transgressed. The paper explores seaside resorts as liminoid spaces and examines different dimensions of liminality: spatial, social and ...


AHM excels on national and international levels in five research themes that connect the fields of heritage, memory studies and material culture.


In this section you can meet AHM’s theme leaders, research group coordinators, PhD candidates and visiting fellows.


Find here information on the AHM PhD programme: how to apply, activities, training, pilot-study, community, and PhD regulation.
About AHM
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29 October 2019
ESNA Congress 2020 - Call for Papers | 14-15 May 2020: The Hague, RKD – Netherlands Institute for Art History | Keynote: Liz Prettejohn (University of York) | Submission deadline: 20 December 2019
28 October 2019
Over the past three years, AHM academic staff member Prof. Rob van der Laarse has led the HERA research project 'Accessing Campscapes. Inclusive strategies for European conflicted heritage' about the current role of ...
17 October 2019
The 2020 Archon Winter School 'Sharing Practices: 3D visualisation in Dutch archaeology' aims to move beyond traditional research boundaries, and seeks to establish a cross-disciplinary community of practice of young ...