As part of a GI Advanced Seminar Grant awarded to Anne-Isabelle Richard (History), the conference "Visions of Empire in Dutch History" will take place in Leiden from 29-30 September.
The first Gravensteen Lecture of the academic year will be given by Laleh Khalili, Professor of Middle East Politics at SOAS, University of London. She will talk about her new research on the politics and political economy of war and militaries as it intersects with infrastructure, logistics and transport.
Call for Applications: Global Interactions sponsors a number of grant programs for Leiden researchers at various stages in their careers. The next deadline for GI Seed, Breed, Advanced seminar grants is September 15th.