The NIAS – one of the institutes of the Royal Netherlands Academy of Arts and Sciences (KNAW) – will host its very first lecture. It will be delivered by the distinguished historian Walter Scheidel (Stanford University). In his lecture, “Violence and the history of inequality”, he will present new insights into why inequalities are so […]
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Jeremy Bailenson, author of 'Experience on Demand' was interviewed by Katherine Oktober Matthews. Bailenson will be our guest on April 24th, 6 PM at Pakhuis de Zwijger - moderator Tracy Metz.
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What’s the best part of living in New York? Visitors may think of Broadway shows, restaurants, or museums, but New Yorkers know that the answer is other New Yorkers. It’s exciting to live among so many strangers—to speculate about their stories and hidden talents. New Yorkers love wondering about the fascinating lives unfolding next to […]