UNE Events

February 15, 2023 | 17:00 Lecture
University of Amsterdam | BG 3

Eastsplainers #3: Music

The February edition of Eastsplainers is devoted to music and sound. We welcome three internationally renowned musicians with a special interest in new or, as they themselves call it, ‘unheard’ music

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February 24, 2023 | 20:00
Aula Lutherse Kerk, Singel 411, Amsterdam or online via livestream

Solidarity & Benefit Concert for Ukraine

The concert will take place in the 17th-century Lutherse Kerk in Amsterdam for 450 people, and it will also be available for everyone around the world to watch and listen to through a livestream.

March 23, 2023 | 17:00 Lecture
University of Amsterdam | BG 3

Eastsplainers #4: Literature

In this lecture, Russian writer Maxim Osipov shares his sober take on the Russian war in Ukraine, migration, and on the question: what does it mean to be a Russian writer in times of full-blown Russian imperialism?

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April 18, 2023 | 17:00 Lecture
University of Amsterdam | BG 3

Eastsplainers #5: Visual arts

At this session, we welcome multidisciplinary artist Tasha Arlova, who migrated from Minsk to Amsterdam and graduated here from Gerrit Rietveld Academie, and Anfisa Doroshenko, a PhD student in cultural studies at Kyiv-Mohyla Academy and senior researcher at the Khanenko Museum for World Arts in Kyiv, who fled to the Netherlands in reply to the Russian invasion in Ukraine and worked as guest researcher at Leiden University.

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