Shocks and Hazards in History: Vulnerability and Resilience
27 - 28 november 2017
UAntwerpen, Stadscampus, Hof van Liere, Willem Elsschotzaal - Prinsstraat 13 - 2000 Antwerpen (route: UAntwerpen, Stadscampus
Workshop of the University of Antwerp in cooperation with the Coordinating for life project (ERC, UU), Corn and the Posthumus institute
The University of Antwerp (UAntwerp), in cooperation with the Coordinating for life project (ERC, UU), Corn and the Posthumus institute are organising a workshop on Shocks and Hazards in History: Vulnerability and Resilience on the 27th and 28th of November 2017. Scholars from different disciplines are brought together to discuss the definition and pitfalls of such complex concepts, and their potential for the field of history in general and disaster history in particular on the first day of the workshop. The second day will revolve around specific cases of resilience and vulnerability: peasant and urban resilience throughout the ages.
Registration is required.