Faculty of Humanities

The Faculty of Humanities encompasses the disciplines of history, art, philosophy, music, literature, language, religion and media. Our education and research are primarily aimed at contributing to a better understanding of the Netherlands and Europe in a rapidly changing social and cultural context. Read more about our profile.


9 February 2016
In 'Spiegelungen. Paradigmatisches Erzählen in Wolframs 'Parzival'', Julia Richter studies the narrative structure of Wolfram von Eschenbach's 'Parzival'.
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8 February 2016
Michiel de Lange wrote an essay for the Ministry of the Interior about how citizens can identify with the 'smart city'.
Prof. dr. Bert van den Brink
5 February 2016
As of 1 August 2016, Bert van den Brink succeeds Barbara Oomen as Dean of University College Roosevelt in Middelburg.


Dr. Britta Schilling
11 February 2016 16:00 -
During this Memory Seminar, Britta Schilling will speak about 'Material Memories of Empire: Coming to Terms with German Colonialism'.
UCLA Lecture 2016 by Teofilo F. Ruiz
12 February 2016 15:30 -
The annual UCLA lecture is held this year by Teofilo F. Ruiz, Professor of Medieval History.
16 February 2016 15:00 -
This publication, realised in cooperation with Institutions for Open Societies, combines art with research.

Faculty of Humanities