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Results: 1 - 16 of 16
  • GDC Research Seminar Series
    8 Oct 2021
    Global Digital Cultures offers regular research seminars in which work-in-progress papers from junior and senior researchers at the UvA are discussed. The monthly GDC research seminars are aimed at discussing ...
  • Global Digital Cultures invites a new round of seed grant proposals
    4 Oct 2021
    The RPA invites seed grant proposals that focus on questions related to global digital cultures. The Global Digital Cultures steering committee will assess all proposals with specific attention to proposals’ ...
  • The Algorithmic Configurations of Sexuality
    24 Jun 2021
    Algorithms have become significant shapers of the way sexuality is searched for and found on social media. In the online world, behavioral data speak for a person, instead of a person speaking for him/herself ...
  • Global Digital Cultures Soirée
    24 Jun 2021
    We would like to cordially invite you to the first Global Digital Cultures Soirée, which will take place on Monday, November 1, 2021, between 18:00 and 21:00, at Kaptein Zeppos in 'Claires Ballroom’.
  • Sharing Financial Intelligence Across Borders by FIUs
    23 Jun 2021
    This webinar discusses how Financial Intelligence Units (FIUs) coordinate their operations across distance and difference. FIUs play a pivotal role in financial surveillance. They receive transaction information from ...
  • Cultural Diversity Policy in the Age of Global Digital Media
    17 Jun 2021
    How does the global digital media landscape, populated by multinational subscription video-on-demand providers (SVOD) such as Netflix, challenge local cultural policy regulators and content producers? In this ...
  • P(R)OTESTAS: The Politics and Aesthetics of Digital Authoritarianism and Protest in the Global South
    9 Jun 2021
    P(R)OTESTAS is a transdisciplinary, trans-Pacific comparative research of protest, power, and digital authoritarianism, focused on the recent massive anti-government protests and hard-handed repression in South-East ...
  • GDC Research Seminar Series
    21 May 2021
    GDC offers regular research seminars in which two work-in-progress papers from junior and senior researchers are discussed. These sessions feature research on global digital cultures from a wide variety of ...
  • My Boss is an Algorithm
    17 May 2021
    The so-called ‘gig economy’ is transforming our everyday life. For a fairly cheap price, it allows customers to enjoy a variety of services with incredible convenience – such as eating their favourite restaurant’s ...
  • Platforms and the Digitisation of Expression and Surveillance
    12 May 2021
    In Europe today, digital platforms, such as Facebook, Twitter, and YouTube, provide essential means for millions of people to express themselves, engage in public debate and organise politically. However, European ...
  • Project Assistant position at Global Digital Cultures
    17 Feb 2021
    Support staff vacancy
  • Nine Cross-faculty Research Projects Awarded GDC Grants
    7 Jan 2021
    The Global Digital Cultures RPA is pleased to announce the projects that have been granted research support funding following the 2020 Call for Applications.
  • Kick-off: Global Digital Cultures
    1 Sep 2020
    On Friday, October 2, 2020, the University of Amsterdam will launch its new research priority area ‘Global Digital Cultures’ (GDC). Researchers and students from all faculties at the UvA, as well as non-UvA audiences ...
  • GDC Webinar Series 2020
    1 Sep 2020
    Digitization is transforming cultural practices around the world, from friendship, intimacy and sexual relations, to the construction, targeting, and surveillance of publics. Digital platforms and mobile apps have ...
  • Running Call for Event Funding
    27 Mar 2020
    Our ‘event grant’ programme offers faculty, postdocs, and PhDs at the UvA the opportunity to request funding to organise a workshop, network event, exhibition, or small conference, leading to either publications or ...
  • Kick off: Global Digital Cultures
    17 Feb 2020
    On Friday, 27 March 2020, the University of Amsterdam will kick-off its new research priority area ‘Global Digital Cultures’ (GDC). Researchers and students from all faculties at the UvA are warmly invited to this ...