Tag: Amsterdam

There and back again

standplaatswereld , June 13th, 2022


by Shunita Gerritsen With a loud, blunt clonk the ferry arrives. The gate slowly comes down while the flashing lights and loud beeping alert the impatiently waiting passengers….


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Writing about Coffee

Alma Gottlieb , February 2nd, 2020


Despite being a lifelong non-coffee-drinker, I somehow found myself reading two fantastic books about coffee recently. The first, Miriam Sagan’s A Hundred Cups of Coffee, hijacked me from…


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CFP: Amsterdam Symposium on the History of Food 2019

foodanthro , January 18th, 2019


CALL FOR PAPERS Amsterdam Symposium on the History of Food 2019 15-16 November (Post)colonial foodways: creating, negotiating, and resisting transnational food systems Because of its manifold effects…


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Ayahuasca teaches Europe

standplaatswereld , June 20th, 2017


Igreja Céu de Maria, na Holanda (Foto de arquivo: Santo Daime) By Barbara Arisi The ancient drink ayahuasca or daime is one of the powerful forces that connects…


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CFP: Making Sense of Taste

foodanthro , January 15th, 2017


An intriguing call for papers! Please direct inquiries and submissions to the contacts listed below. CALL FOR PAPERS Amsterdam Symposium on the History of Food 2017 – Making…


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