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Fatima Mernissi Leerstoel

Macht, gender en islam

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 Macht, gender en islam
 Macht, gender en islam

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Thu 26.01.17

Na de succesvolle ode aan Fatima Mernissi's gedachtegoed, vorig jaar in de Kaaistudio's, nodigt de VUB je op dezelfde plek uit voor de officiële lancering van de Fatima Mernissi Leerstoel.

on Rebecca Solnit

'Men Explain Things to Me'

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'Men Explain Things to Me'
'Men Explain Things to Me'

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Tue 06.03.18

‘They are still doing it. And not a single man has ever apologized for explaining something to me that I knew about and he did not.’ Historian, author and activist Rebecca Solnit wrote about a problem that had no name, but which has since become known as 'mansplaining'. During you lunch break, you can pull up a chair for a conversation moderated by experts from RoSa. 

#WeToo & ENGAGEMENT

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#WeToo & ENGAGEMENT
#WeToo & ENGAGEMENT

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Mon 05.03.18

In the wake of #MeToo, Ilse Ghekiere published the article #Wetoo: What Dancers Talk About When They Talk About Sexism. Her research into sexism in the Belgian dance sector developed into the anti-sexism campaign ENGAGEMENT. This evening will feature several artist-activists who are coming to talk about the steps that have been taken and the artistic strategies to tackle the abuse of power, discrimination, and inappropriate behaviour.

ARTIST TALK

'THE DEVELOPMENT OF THE CONTEMPORARY DANCE AND PERFORMANCE SCENE IN CASABLANCA'

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'THE DEVELOPMENT OF THE CONTEMPORARY DANCE AND PERFORMANCE SCENE IN CASABLANCA'
'THE DEVELOPMENT OF THE CONTEMPORARY DANCE AND PERFORMANCE SCENE IN CASABLANCA'

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Sat 03.02.18

The artists, choreographers and dancers from Moussem Cities: Casablanca engage in a debate on the development of the contemporary dance and performance scene in Casablanca.

MO*

10 jaar MO* - Feest van de Toekomst

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10 jaar MO* - Feest van de Toekomst
10 jaar MO* - Feest van de Toekomst

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Sat 01.12.12

MO*, the magazine for ‘global news’, is celebrating its 10th
anniversary! This means an extra thick 100th edition in addition to a
completely free and utterly spectacular birthday party. Theme of the
festivities: a hopeful future! Join in the celebrations.

Brussels Studies Institute

2de Nacht van de kennis over Brussel / la 2ième Nuit du savoir sur Bruxelles

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2de Nacht van de kennis over Brussel / la 2ième Nuit du savoir sur Bruxelles
2de Nacht van de kennis over Brussel / la 2ième Nuit du savoir sur Bruxelles

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Fri 22.11.13

For the second time the Brussels Studies Institute will be bringing together several dozen researchers and thinkers to share their knowledge of Brussels with you. There will be incisive presentations and spirited discussions on controversial topics, larded with short performances by Brussels artists.

Ecopolis 2020

AGAIN(ST) NATURE

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AGAIN(ST) NATURE
AGAIN(ST) NATURE

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Sun 18.10.20

The year is 2020. From Australia to the Campine, nature is on fire. There is rapid deforestation, constant building projects, and millions of species of plants and animals are under imminent threat of extinction. How long can we continue to saw off the branch on which we sit? For this sixth edition, Ecopolis is again inviting a broad range of writers, academic experts and thinkers from civil society.

The Political Party

Alternative Election Show

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Alternative Election Show
Alternative Election Show

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Tue 30.04.19

On the eve of the European, federal and regional elections, The Political Party is organizing an alternative election show to offer a stage to the opinionmakers of tomorrow. Europe, access to justice, labour and precarity, ecology, democracy, decolonization, education, public health: nine young, progressive will explore these eight themes. How will we face and tackle the challenges of today and tomorrow together?

Eleanor Bauer

BAUER HOUR

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BAUER HOUR
BAUER HOUR

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Tue 24.09 - Tue 13.05.14

So there we are! The dance phenomenon Eleanor Bauer has completed eight BAUER HOURS, but now she has a taste for it and is giving an extra show. In this season's very final episode, her guest is all-round artist Christophe Meierhans.

Eleanor Bauer

BAUER HOUR #11 – with Cecilia Lisa Eliceche

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BAUER HOUR #11 – with Cecilia Lisa Eliceche
BAUER HOUR #11 – with Cecilia Lisa Eliceche

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Tue 27.01.15

Welcome to the BAUER HOUR dance season! This season's second edition of Eleanor Bauer's variety show promises a walk & talk with dancer Cecilia Lisa Eliceche, and musical accompaniment by Carlos Alberto Paniz Garbin. BAUER HOUR remains quality time that lasts just one hour.

Eleanor Bauer

BAUER HOUR #12 - guest: Chrysa Parkinson

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BAUER HOUR #12 - guest: Chrysa Parkinson
BAUER HOUR #12 - guest: Chrysa Parkinson

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Tue 24.02.15

Welcome to the BAUER HOUR dance season! This season's second edition of Eleanor Bauer's variety show promises a walk & talk with dancer Chrysa Parkinson (Rosas, ZOO...), and musical accompaniment by Carlos Alberto Paniz Garbin. BAUER HOUR remains quality time that lasts just one hour.

Eleanor Bauer

BAUER HOUR #14 – with Michael Helland

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BAUER HOUR #14 – with Michael Helland
BAUER HOUR #14 – with Michael Helland

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Tue 21.04.15

Eleanor Bauer calls the second season of her BAUER HOUR ‘the dance season’. This edition's guest is the Brussels-New York dancer Michael Helland. He has worked with, among others, Xavier Le Roy, Daniel Linehan, Alexandra Bachzetsis, Tino Sehgal, Marina Abramović, Big Art Group, Ivo Dimchev and Bauer herself. Together with Eleanor he prepares a very special treat for the audience. 

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