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PAS - Parcours of Art & Science / Avond van Kunst en Kennis flyer
PAS - Parcours of Art & Science / Avond van K..

Saturday 12 September, 19h00 - 02h00

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Critical Thinking, Pitfalls and Possibilities - Lecture Series flyer
Critical Thinking, Pitfalls and Possibilities..

Start of serie: Tuesday 15 September, 7.30 pm - 9.30 pm

In this series we investigate why people are so vulnerable to mental infections through totally irrational believes...

Human Rights - Lecture Series flyer
Human Rights - Lecture Series

Start of serie: Wednesday 16 September, 7.30 pm - 9.30 pm

Human Rights are constantly on the agenda. We keep hoping things will change for the better, but atrocities are dai...

Srebrenica - Interview with Joris Voorhoeve flyer
Srebrenica - Interview with Joris Voorhoeve

Wednesday 23 September, 20h00

On 11 July 1995, the Bosnian Serb general Mladic captured the Srebrenica enclave, where 40,000 refugees were living...

Dreams, Morality and Terrorism - Lecture flyer
Dreams, Morality and Terrorism - Lecture

Monday 28 September, 20h00

In many religious traditions, especially in Islam, dreams play a prominent role in decision-making. ...

The Indonesian Politicide of 1965-66: How Could it Have Happened?  - Lecture flyer
The Indonesian Politicide of 1965-66: How Cou..

Tuesday 29 September, 20h00

How should the massacres of hundreds of thousands of unarmed Indonesians in 1965-66 be explained? Historians of Ind...

The Act of Killing - Film flyer
The Act of Killing - Film

Wednesday 30 September, 19h30

The Act Of Killing is a documentary about the mass murders in Indonesia in 1965-66, in which over a million ...

The Look of Silence - Film flyer
The Look of Silence - Film

Thursday 01 October, 19h30

Through Oppenheimer’s footage of perpetrators of the 1965 Indonesian genocide, a family of survivors discovers how ...

We Come as Friends - Film flyer
We Come as Friends - Film

Monday 05 October, 19h30

The director of Darwin’s Nightmare returns to Africa to paint a picture of contemporary colonialism. ...

The Congress of Vienna: a Failure of Vision - Lecture flyer
The Congress of Vienna: a Failure of Vision -..

Tuesday 06 October, 20h00

The defeat of Napoleon in 1814 brought to an end 25 years of turmoil and war in Europe. Even the defeated French we...

Beasts of the Southern Wild - Film flyer
Beasts of the Southern Wild - Film

Monday 12 October, 19h30

In a forgotten but defiant bayou community cut off from the rest of the world by a sprawling levee, a six­year­old ...

Citizenfour - Film flyer
Citizenfour - Film

Monday 26 October, 19h30

Citizenfour gives audiences unprecedented access to filmmaker Laura Poitras’ and journalist Glenn Greenwald’...

Silicon Valley: The New Welfare State - Lecture flyer
Silicon Valley: The New Welfare State - Lectu..

Tuesday 27 October, 19h30

Today, technology companies promise us a seemingly genuine path towards social mobility. So they are more than happ...

Modern Leadership in the Middle East - Lecture  flyer
Modern Leadership in the Middle East - Lectur..

Wednesday 28 October, 20h00

What can we learn about leadership in the Middle East by looking through the lens of ‘charisma and authority’? In t...