Booksale Second Semester

With the beginning of the second semester approaching quickly, it is time for our biyearly bulkwekenbook sale! As always, Athenaeum Boekhandel will provide your study material with a 15% discount on English books if you are a member of the Study Association Etcetera.   The book sale will be organised in bulkweken. These weeks will take place until Sunday 18th of February. During this time, you will be able to buy your books with a 15% discount. Afterwards, you can of course

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DACE workshop with Dr. Steve Smith

Come join us for another workshop by the legendary Steve Smith! This one is not to be missed as we will be diving deeper into character acting Be there or be square! Much love, Dace.

ACE Object Pageant at Café de Gaeper

Get into the competitive spirit for ACE’s legendary object pageant on the 24th of January at Café De Gaeper! Bring an object and tell us all about it. It can be any object (preferably tangible, but who knows what abstracties you will reveal to us). Nothing’s too crazy and it doesn’t even legally have to be yours. Some examples of judging criteria are: creativity, personality, uniqueness, talent, beauty, etc.. As

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Guest Lecture Dr. Ben Moore

Our programme’s very own Ben Moore is giving a guest lecture on human tissue and the realist novel. This one is not to be missed so make sure you’re there! Please see the abstract below for more details on the talk: How do realist novels in the nineteenth century imagine the figure of the human? How does literature’s engagement with biological and philosophical discourses shape its use of ‘tissues’ and

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Very Scary January at Club Akhnaton

Ready for a spooky reunion with your classmates? Buy your tickets for our January party at Club Akhnaton on January 11! You can store your coats safely at the front desk. Member tickets are €11, non-members pay €13.50. Location: Nieuwezijds Kolk 25. Hurry and get your tickets through the form below! https://forms.gle/kWqXTc1AThi8vj8e6

ACE Christmas Dinner

Winter in Amsterdam ❄️… perhaps the unbearable cold has already turned you into a Scrooge or a Grinch, but fear not: ACE will turn that seasonal frown upside down by organizing a potluck Christmas dinner: a special get-together where you can unwind and enjoy some amazing culinary creations ! Bring some food (we recommend bringing at least as much as you would eat by yourself as a proper dinner), perhaps

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LLACE Poetry Reading Night

It’s time for some poetry reading! You bring your favourite, or if you’re brave, your own poetry and we’ll get the snacks. We look forward to hearing your picks. It takes place in just 2 weeks time on the 11th of December at 5 PM in PCH 3.01. See you there!

DACE Theatre workshop with Dr. Steve Smith

The committees are assembling!! Come and join us for DACE’s first ever event onTthursday the 7th of December!!! Steve Smith will be teaching an acting workshop ! A small makeup workshop will also be taking place at this event

ACE Presentation Night

It is almost time for ACE’s annual crazy presentation night! During this event, you can talk about anything you want, no topic is off-limit. All you need to do is create a (PowerPoint) presentation and bring it to class, or email it to ace@sv-etc.nl. Join us next Thursday at 17.00 in PCH 3.01 for an evening full of fun!

Dark Academic Drinks

“Only the unimaginative can fail to find a reason for drinking champagne.” –Oscar Wilde. There is nothing like the dark gloomy glory of November. Fallen leaves, woolen coats and most excitingly: comfy hangouts with your fellow English majors at our drinks! For this week, we have chosen the theme “Dark Academia”. We’re curious to see your flowy blouses, waistcoats and turtlenecks! Come have some dark intellectual discussions with us while

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