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Archive Bart Huges at IISH
In 2015 it has been 50 years since student Bart Huges drilled a hole in his skull. By doing so he hoped to gain a state of ‘...
Rondleiding Provo-Archief
Op 26 juni organiseert het IISG ism het Amsterdam Museum een speciale 'Provo-rondleiding' achter de schermen van het instituut. U...
Conference: A European Youth Revolt in 1980/81?
A European Youth Revolt 1980/81? European Perspectives of Youth Protest and Social MovementsOrganiser: Internationaal Instituut...
CfP: A European Youth Revolt in 1980/81?
From 15-17 May 2014, a conference will be held on European youth revolts in 1980/81. We welcome papers and proposals for...
International Children's Day
International Children's Day had its origin in the `World Conference for the Well Being of Children', held in Geneva, Switzerland...
Beatles in Holland
Volendam caps and many press photographers wait at Schiphol airport to welcome the Beatles when they arrive in Holland for the...
The Dutch Labour Youth Learns to Dance
The Dutch AJC was founded in 1918 to educate labour youth both physically and mentally. In the first few years, however, it was...
Posters De Melkweg en Paradiso
De Melkweg en Paradiso zijn al decennia lang beeldbepalend voor het culturele leven in Amsterdam: vrijwel alle bekende popgroepen...
Soviet Children's Picture Books from the Twenties and Thirties
The IISH houses a rich collection of manuscripts, books and pamphlets documenting the social and political history of Russia and...
Provo Provokes
The first issue of PROVO (Amsterdam, 12 July 1965) featured traditional anarchist ideology and recipes for homemade dynamite and...
ERC-grant for Marco van Leeuwen
The European Research Council (ERC) has awarded one of its prestigious Advanced Investigator Grant to Marco van Leeuwen, who is a...
Learning on the Shop Floor
Apprenticeship or vocational training is a subject of lively debate. Economic historians tend to see apprenticeship as a purely...
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