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On the Waterfront

On the Waterfront - newsletter of the Friends of the IISH, published twice a year.
All issues can be downloaded as PDF file. 


Eef Vermeij - 'The IISH Branching Out in South and Southeast Asia : Five Years of Experience' Lecture held on 24 January 2008, p. 10-13

Presentations about "Local Social Democracy"
  Gilles Borrie - 'A Century of Social-democratic City Politics (1907 - 2007)'
  Ed van Thijn - 'Ups and downs in social-democratic municipal politics'
Lectures held on 21 June 2007, p. 11-15

Lectures on Moving Images at the IISH
  Huub Sanders - 'Audiovisual Sources and the IISH Collection'
  Frank de Jong - 'Availability and preservation'
  Titia van der Werf - 'Moving image : Points of Departure for Management'
Lectures held on 11 January 2007, p. 9-13

Touraj Atabaki - 'Invoking the Past: the Use of History in Modern Iran'
Lecture held on 22 June 2006, p. 10-13

Lectures on 'Art at the Institute'
  Huub Sanders - Does the Institute collect art?
  Bart de Cort - Graphic art at the IISH
  Marien van der Heijden - W.A. van de Walle’s stained glass designs
Lecture held on 26 January 2006, p. 10-14

Lectures on the Library of the Royal Netherlands Academy of Arts and Sciences
by Jaap Kloosterman, Frans van der Kolff, and Jan Lucassen
Lecture held on 2 June 2005, p. 9-15

Auke Pieter Jacobs - "Terrorism in the Spanish Speaking World: ETA, FARC and Al Qaeda"
Lecture held on 16 December 2004, p. 10-12

Prof. dr. Bart Tromp - "World Systems and Karl Marx"
Lecture held on 17 June 2004, p. 12-14

Prof. dr. Martin van Bruinessen - "The Kurdish Movement. Issues, Mobilization, Organization"
Lecture held on 4 December 2003, p. 10-12

Mr. Drs. P.B.Ph.M. Bogaers: "Historiography as the Events Take Place"
Lecture held on 12 June 2003, p. 12-13