On May 5th and 6th, researchers from all over Europe and the USA met in Antwerp to explore a range of fascinating topics around death and the dead. An initiative of the Contested Bodies project, this workshop promised a rich program full of unravelling contributions and discussions on the material, commemorative and emotional cultures of death. Read more
5 May 2022
Join us on 5 May in Antwerp or online for the public lecture ‘”A magic we can believe in”: belief, unbelief and the sacrality of the dead’ by Thomas Laqueur! Info and registration.
9 February 2022
CALL FOR PAPERS: Pain and (com)passion, an international workshop at the University of Innsbruck, 1-2 June 2022
We cordially invite you to submit a short abstract to our two-day workshop on the history of pain and (com)passion. All information can be found here.