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July 2017

August 2017

Wed 9 August 2017

Hortus Rondleiding | Chinese kruidentuin

Rondleiding en theeproeverij door Marisa Bantjes. De Chinese kruidentuin werd in 2015 aangelegd. Marisa vertelt u over de planten en hun gebruik in de traditionele Chinese geneeskunde. | read more

Ongoing until Sun 13 August 2017

Opening Fri 11 August 2017

Hortus Seminar | Carnivorous plants

In cooperation with the European Carnivorous Plants Exchange and Exhibition and Werkgroep Carnivora, Hortus organises an international symposium on carnivorous plants. | read more

Ongoing until Fri 25 August 2017

Opening Thu 24 August 2017

Conference | European China Law Studies Association

This conference aims to offer a platform for researchers of Chinese law to remain up to date with developments in the field as well as giving them the opportunity for interaction between academics, professionals and policy-makers. | read more

Ongoing until Wed 30 August 2017

Opening Mon 28 August 2017

Conference | African Languages and Linguistics

LUCL organises the 47th edition of the Colloquium on African Languages and Linguistics (CALL). | read more

Wed 30 August 2017

Hortus Guided Tour | Orchids

The Japanese Izai Kikuchi studies Biology and is an expert on orchids. In this guided tour, he will show you the most beautiful and special examples, with extra focus on orchids from Indonesia. | read more

Thu 31 August 2017

ASCL Seminar | African-Australian marriage migration

This seminar explores the concept of ‘intimate borders’ in regards to African-Australian marriage migration, particularly highlighting the journey from Africa to Australia. | read more

September 2017

Ongoing until Sun 3 September 2017

Opening Sat 2 September 2017

Conference | Shilin Rombouts Graduate Conference

Through a series of panels, workshops, guest lectures, discussions, and keynote speeches, this conference examines the use of primary sources in China Studies, since these sources define the direction of most research. | read more

Wed 6 September 2017

Exhibition | Heritage on the Move @Humanities

The LeidenGlobal photo exhibition will be presented to the Faculty of Humanities on September 6th at the Faculty Club and will afterwards be exhibited at PJ Veth for a couple of weeks. | read more

Thu 7 September 2017

Lezing | Literatuur als mede-uitvinder van de homoseksuele identiteit

In deze lezing wordt de rol belicht die literatuur in de periode 1885-1925 heeft gespeeld bij het medisch, juridisch en maatschappelijk op de kaart zetten van de homoseksueel als iemand met een identiteit. | read more

Ongoing until Sun 10 September 2017

Opening Sat 9 September 2017

Heritage Open Days - Open Monumentendagen - Leiden

This year's theme: Farmers, Citizens and Countrymen. Explore iconic monuments in Leiden. The programme will follow soon! | read more

Ongoing until Tue 12 September 2017

Opening Mon 11 September 2017

KITLV Workshop | Scholarly study, religious knowledge, and difficult histories in Asia and the Caribbean

This workshop investigates how academic and religious forms of knowledge have influenced each other at sites of religion and academia. Also, it engages with the forms of critical introspection that emerged in the growing field of transnational history. | read more

Mon 11 September 2017

RMO Event | Collegedag: Ontdek het oude Rome

Vier deskundige sprekers, waaronder Anton van Hooff en Ruurd Halbertsma, nemen u een dag lang mee naar het dagelijks leven in het Rome ten tijde van het Keizerrijk. Ze maken inzichtelijk hoe de Romeinse maatschappij tweeduizend jaar geleden functioneerde. | read more

Wed 13 September 2017

Leiden Asia Year Conference | De-bordering Asia

Leiden Asia Year is celebrated by bringing together Master’s and PhD students from across Leiden’s many disciplinary boundaries to spend a day looking at, around, over and through Asia’s borders. | read more

Thu 14 September 2017

Opening Asian Library

Including a keynote speech by global historian Peter Frankopan, a presentation on the Asian Library and its rich collections, musical performances, and the presentation of 'Voyage of Discovery: Exploring the Collections of the Asian Library'. | read more

Ongoing until Sat 16 September 2017

Opening Fri 15 September 2017

Symposium | Mapping Asia: Cartographic Encounters between East and West

The central theme of the symposium is the mutual influence of Western and Asian cartographic traditions. The focus will be on where Western and Asian cartographic history meet. | read more

Sat 16 September 2017

Nacht van Kunst & Kennis in Leiden

De historische binnenstad van Leiden verandert op de avond van 16 september in een podium voor kunstenaars, acteurs, dansers, muzikanten, opiniemakers en wetenschappers. | read more

Wed 20 September 2017

Symposium | 25 years of Palaeolithic Research at Schöningen

To celebrate 25 years of palaeolithic research at Schöningen in Germany, a one-day symposium is organised by Thijs van Kolfschoten and the Faculty of Archaeology. | read more

Ongoing until Sun 24 September 2017

Opening Wed 20 September 2017

Annual Meeting | European Society for the Study of Human Evolution

The European Society for the study of Human Evolution (ESHE) promotes the broad field of research that investigates how humans evolved biologically and culturally. The 7th Annual ESHE meeting is organized in Leiden by the Faculty of Archaeology. | read more

Thu 21 September 2017

IIAS Lecture | Trafficking Asian children through international adoptions

Celebrity adoptions – like those by Madonna or Brangelina – gloss over the realities of the real-world problems underlying international adoptions. Lecture by Prof. Dipika Mukherjee (Northwestern University, USA). | read more

Ongoing until Sun 24 September 2017

Opening Sat 23 September 2017

Kunstroute Leiden

Bezoek 116 kunstenaars op 40 locaties tijdens de jaarlijkse Kunstroute in Leiden, georganiseerd door Museum de Lakenhal. | read more

Mon 25 September 2017

ASCL Lecture | Development in Africa

Professor Ton Dietz, director of the African Studies Centre Leiden, will be retiring on 1 September 2017. Everyone is welcome to attend his valedictory lecture on 'Development in Africa'. | read more

Thu 28 September 2017

LeidenGlobal Filmvertoning & Discussie | Last Train Home

Tijdens het Voice4Thought festival in Leiden, organiseert LeidenGlobal deze Chinese filmvertoning met discussie in het Kijkhuis Leiden. De film wordt geïntroduceerd door drs. Anne Sytske Keijser, die ook de discussie leidt. | read more

Ongoing until Fri 29 September 2017

Opening Thu 28 September 2017

Festival | Voice4Thought

With voices from the fields of arts, education, activism and the academic world on this year’s central theme, 'Digital Radicalization'. The programme features guests from Cameroon, Chad, Senegal and the Netherlands. | read more

Sat 30 September 2017

Midden-Oosten Cultuurmarkt

Workshops en lezingen door Midden-Oosten experts, diverse concerten, lekkernijen en oosterse producten. Gratis toegang. | read more

Sat 30 September 2017

RIAS Conference | Pursuing the Rooseveltian Century

The conference explores how the concept of a Rooseveltian Century might be used ro reintrerpret major themes in American and global history. Read more for the programme. | read more

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