Tessa Pijnaker

University of Amsterdan
Participe à 1 Session
Biographical notice: Tessa Pijnaker is a graduate student at the Free University of Amsterdam (VU), finishing her master’s degree in History. In 2015 she obtained her research master’s degree in Social Sciences at the University of Amsterdam (UvA). Throughout her studies, she has sought to combine anthropological and historical approaches. Her research interests focus on the historical development of the African middle classes, African heritage and technological developments. For her thesis for the research master Social Sciences, she studied the connections between African heritage, game development and the aspirations of middle-class tech entrepreneurs in Accra, Ghana. She conducted five months of ethnographic fieldwork, during which she did an internship at a game development company and forty life history interviews. For her thesis for the master’s in History, she used UNESCO’s General History of Africa and connected Women in African History: an E-learning tool as case studies to investigate the historical representation of the African subject in a postcolonial context. Academic achievements: 2013-2015 Research Master Social Sciences at the University of Amsterdam. Amsterdam Interpretative Track – Specialization Globalization, Flows and Localities. GPA: 8.0 (out of 10) 2011-present Master History at the Free University of Amsterdam. Amsterdam Trajectory Global and Local. GPA: 8.7 (out of 10) 2007 – 2011 Bachelor History at the Free University of Amsterdam. Amsterdam Majors: Global History and Contemporary History. Minor: Cultural Anthropology. GPA: 8.0 (out f 10) Research experience: September 2014 – Ethnographic fieldwork in Accra, Ghana. January 2015 Publications: Pijnaker, T. 2013 (Post)koloniaal erfgoed in Parijs [(Post)colonial heritage in Paris], Galapas 34 (1): 16-23.

Sessions auxquelles Tessa Pijnaker participe

Lundi 6 juin, 2016

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Sessions auxquelles Tessa Pijnaker assiste

Vendredi 3 juin, 2016

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11:30
11:30
Craig Bennett
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Bennett Preservation Eng...
Founder and President
Pierre Mathieu
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Explorateur Voyages
Consultant, guide accomp...
Martine Lizotte
Modérateur.rice
École internationale d’h...
Directrice
France Lessard
Participant.e
Stratégiste en tourisme
David Mendel
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Mendel Tours
13:00
13:00
17:00
17:00
19:30
19:30

Samedi 4 juin, 2016

Fuseau horaire: EDT/(GMT-05:00) Eastern Time (US & Canada)
9:00
9:00
Lucie Morisset
Modérateur.rice
Chaire de recherche du C...
Event manager
10:30
10:30
11:00
11:00
12:30
12:30
15:00
15:00
17:00
17:00
18:30
18:30
Michael Herzfeld
Participant.e
Harvard University
Ernest E. Monrad Profess...
Laurajane Smith
Modérateur.rice
Australian National Univ...
Professor and Head of th...

Dimanche 5 juin, 2016

Fuseau horaire: EDT/(GMT-05:00) Eastern Time (US & Canada)
7:30
7:30
9:00
9:00
12:30
12:30
14:00
14:00
James Count Early
Participant.e
Smithsonian Center for F...
Director, Cultural Herit...
Michelle L. Stefano
Modérateur.rice
University of Maryland, ...
Visiting Assistant Profe...
19:00
19:00

Lundi 6 juin, 2016

Fuseau horaire: EDT/(GMT-05:00) Eastern Time (US & Canada)
10:30
10:30
15:30
15:30
Xavier Greffe
Participant.e
University paris I
Professeur de sciences é...
Luc-Normand Tellier
Modérateur.rice
UQAM
Professeur émérite
18:00
18:00
19:00
19:00
20:00
20:00
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Mardi 7 juin, 2016

Fuseau horaire: EDT/(GMT-05:00) Eastern Time (US & Canada)
7:30
7:30
10:30
10:30

Mercredi 8 juin, 2016

Fuseau horaire: EDT/(GMT-05:00) Eastern Time (US & Canada)
8:30
8:30