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    The Academy serves as a forum for scientific debate and for the exchange of scientific information. In this context, the Academy organises a variety of events, many of which are open to the public.

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      War in Ukraine: religion and international relations

      Religion plays an important role in the rhetoric used by the Russians to justify the war. Ukraine, and mostly Kiev, is presented by Russia as a cultural and religious asset for Russian identity and ambitions. What is more, the current war is interpreted as an existential and apocalyptic fight between good and evil.

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    • 2Jun

      Van 't Hoff symposium on chirality

      Ever noticed how your hands form these almost perfect mirror images of each other? Almost perfect, because no matter how you orient them, it is impossible to perfectly superimpose them.

      Trippenhuis - Kloveniersburgwal 29, Amsterdam
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      Heyting Day 2022 - Wittgenstein's Tractatus

      The Tractatus gives rise to many exciting issues of interpretation. The speakers of the Heyting Day will throw light on some of these issues, especially on Wittgenstein’s views on the nature of logic and on the role of the first person in the Tractatus.

      Trippenhuis - Kloveniersburgwal 29, Amsterdam
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    • 10Jun

      28th Gonda Lecture by Upinder Singh: Inscribing power on the realm - royal ideology and religious policy in India, c. 200 BCE - 300 CE

      In her lecture Upinder Singh, Professor of History, Ashoka University, Sonepat, India, argues that the fundamental template of ancient Indian political ideology and religious policy was established during the period c. 200 BCE-300 CE through a continuous dialogic process revealed in the manner in which kings inscribed their power on their realm. She does so by drawing on epigraphic evidence to focus on three themes.

      Trippenhuis - Kloveniersburgwal 29, Amsterdam
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    • 26Sep

      Great Minds Exposed: lectures Heineken Prizes laureates

      Get inspired and be part of the dialogue of the laureates of the Heineken Prizes.

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    • 21Oct

      Working session Art & War #4: What role can art play in times of war?

      What role can artists play in the plainly unjust and violent war in Ukraine?

      KNAW Trippenhuis - Kloveniersburgwal 29, Amsterdam
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    • 18Nov

      29th Gonda Lecture by Dominic Goodall: Kālidāsa’s Kingship among the Khmers

      The 29th Gonda Lecture will be held by Dominic Goodall, Sanskritist and Professor (directeur d’études) at the Ecole française d'Extrême-Orient, Pondicherry, India. The title of this lecture is 'Kālidāsa’s Kingship among the Khmers'.

      KNAW Trippenhuis - Kloveniersburgwal 29, Amsterdam
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    • 29Nov

      Bob Pinedo Cancer Care Award Ceremony 2022

      Bob Pinedo Cancer Care Award 2022 for Laurence Zitvogel.

      KNAW Trippenhuis - Kloveniersburgwal 29, Amsterdam
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