Hong Kong – Global Cultures of Contestation

In this summer, an earlier piece of me on the umbrella movement of 2014 in Hong Kong seems relevant again. Continue…

China Is Creative! – Rethinking Creativity in a Globalized China

Symposium, University of Amsterdam, 29-31 August 2019 (Thurs-Sat) Who is creative in China today? What does creativity mean in the Continue…

Note on a delayed return…

For almost two years I have not been using this website. This had different reasons. However, starting the new academic Continue…

Postcolonial Mediations: Globalisation and Displacement

Amsterdam, 26-27 October. The 4th ACGS conference takes place once again in Amsterdam. You can find the final programme here. Continue…

Visiting professor at Maison des Sciences Humaines de l’ULB

October 5 and 6, 2017, I will be a visiting professor at The Université libre de Bruxelles, the Maison des Sciences Humaines, Continue…