Madeleine Albright and Frans Timmermans

You can watch the video of our event with Madeleine Albright, in conversation with Frans Timmermans, by clicking here or on the photo.  

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In this blog series we posted an interview with Van Veelen, three segments of his book, an interview with Matthew Desmond, a review of the exhibition at the National Building Museum in Washington based on Desmond’s book ‘Evicted’, by Lize Geurts, and a column by UvA-postdoc researcher and co-speaker Cody Hochstenbach.

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Photo exhibition: Todd Hido – Bright Black World

Reflex Gallery in Amsterdam is presenting the latest work of American photographer Todd Hido. From 15 September to 17 November, the gallery will show a selection of 18 images. The photos are the result of Todd Hido’s exploration of the Northern Hemisphere during the harsh winter times. Click here for more information.


Podcast: 1 year after Charlottesville

One year after white nationalists and counterprotesters clashed in Charlottesville, Va., the violence has long ended and the rest of the country has largely moved on. But the broken city is still struggling to contend with its past. Guest: Farah Stockman, who has been reporting for The New York Times on events in Charlottesville since the clashes. Click here to start the podcast.