Donderdag 8 februari zat het IISG vol met zenuwachtige mensen - vier genomineerden en hun familie en vrienden. Want wie zou er met de prijs voor beste scriptie 2023 vandoor gaan?
De Radboud Universiteit en het IISG stellen gezamenlijk de bijzondere leerstoel Global Histories of Labour and Colonialism in, die per 1 februari 2024 vervuld zal worden door Matthias van Rossum.
On 9 January 2024, we received the sad news that Götz Langkau had passed away. Although many people knew that he had not been doing well in recent years, the news came as a shock.
On April 12, 2024, the Center for the History of Migrants (CGM) organizes its annual study day in cooperation with the Center for Migration Law in Nijmegen.
In October 2024 there will be a conference about the history and future regarding the interests of employers and employees.
A global historical approach to enslavement across the Atlantic & Indian Ocean. This is the aim of the ERC Consolidator Project Voices of Resistance led by Matthias van Rossum.
Het project van onderzoeker Ulbe Bosma naar de anti-kernenergiebeweging heeft een beurs uit het KNAW-onderzoeksfonds ontvangen.
It's no secret that IISH Fellow Kees Mandemakers is dedicated to his field of expertise. However, it was a big surprise that his international colleagues from the European Society of Historical Demography (ESHD) wanted to put him in the limelight with a special award.
Confronting study shows Dutch state’s involvement in colonial slavery and its continuing impact
The Dutch state was involved in colonial slavery in the Atlantic and Asian world in an intentional, systematic and sustained way. The impact and afterlives of this continue to affect the Netherlands and other countries all over the world.
We are deeply shocked and saddened by the death of our former colleague Bart de Cort. Bart joined the IISH in 1990 and until he left for Canada in 2006, he worked for almost every department of the Institute.
Last month, Professor of Global Economic and Social History Pepijn Brandon held his inaugural lecture at VU Amsterdam about how large-scale violence has played an extremely important role in the history of capitalism.