The KU Leuven Institute for Cultural Heritage wishes to facilitate and support coordinated actions in the domain of cultural heritage. The institute is founded on a unique composition of central services and research units who believe they can do more, when together. In line with international research agendas on cultural heritage, the institute wishes to stimulate research on data science and knowledge sharing, the role of cultural heritage ...
Historicizing Post-U+20109/11 American Literature and Criticism through Biopolitics and a Genealogy of Statelessness Ghent University
This project will demonstrate how a genealogy of
statelessness can be used as a framework to examine previously unexplored links between pre-U+2010and post-U+20109/11 American literature.
It will expose the enduring significance of the concept of U+2018bare lifeU+2019 in American culture by
comparing the wandering protagonist from the
9/11 canon with earlier historical and aesthetic
Beyond Baudelaire's indignation : an enquiry into the interplay between the art markets and the decline of the representation theory in art criticism. The case of Brussels, 1848-1914. University of Antwerp
Art and Signaling in a Cultural Species KU Leuven
In recent years, the research field of the evolution of art has witnessed contributions from a wide range of disciplines across the "three cultures" (i.e., humanities, social sciences and natural sciences). In this thesis, I make both a critical review of existing explanations, and try to do elucidate the evolution of art by employing insights, methods and concepts from different disciplines (esp. biology, philosophy, and ...
The Unidroit Convention on stolen or illegally exported cultural objects (1995): a critical analysis Hasselt University
Hybrid literature, hybrid agency: the status of the literary text in Edward SaidU+2019s cultural analysis Ghent University
Abstract (max. 60 woorden): This project investigates the status of literary texts and its implications on the conceptualization of agency in Edward SaidU+2019s criticism. By submitting SaidU+2019s contrapuntal approach to a close rhetorical reading, this project analyzes the incorporation and application of the intertexts Said draws upon and their foundational influence on the status of literature and the correlating view on agency.