Tilburg School of Humanities and Digital Sciences
Research and education at the Tilburg School of Humanities and Digital Sciences (TSHD) has a unique focus on humans in the context of the globalizing digital society, on the development of artificial intelligence and interactive technologies, on their impact on communication, culture and society, and on moral and existential challenges that arise.
TSHD holds a strong position, recognized both nationally and internationally. In national rankings, Bachelor's and Master's programs of TSHD are rated excellent on a regular basis, as was the case recently for the Communication and Information Sciences program and the Culture Studies program in the Keuzegids (impartial national overview ranking the educational programs in Dutch higher education).
08:30 - 17:45
Conference Beyond Boundaries: Authorship and Readership in Life Writing
The two-day conference ‒ 24 & 25 October ‒ focuses on the question how authors and readers matter in life writing. It explores similarities and differences in self-representaton by adult and young authors and it discusses to what extent readers' age plays a role in how they are addressed in life narratives.
16:15 - 17:15
Valedictory address Prof. P.G.J. Post
Title: Ritual reusing as recasting
Ritual dynamics beyond inculturation and syncretism
10:00 - 11:00
PhD Defense Á. Kádár MA
Learning visually grounded and multilingual representations