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.


30 September 2016
In this study, Rita Schlusemann provides a comparative analysis of Dutch romance novels against the background of the Dutch-German cultural transfer.
27 September 2016
Onder redactie van Erwin Muller, Beatrice de Graaf en Georg Frerks biedt dit handboek een overzicht van relevante inzichten op het terrein van conflict.
Russian nuclear missile Topol-M © iStockphoto.com/rusm
26 September 2016
Together with Christine Leah, Hellendoorn published an article that discusses whether NATO nuclear sharing could be a model for the Asia-Pacific.


3 October 2016 15:15 - 17:00
To mark the start of the season, this colloquium will discuss the concept of history of knowledge.
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5 October 2016 10:30 - 11:45
Spruk studied the role and relative importance of different layers of institutions for long-run development.
5 October 2016 14:30 - 15:45
Cerqueira Da Silva Junior argues that improvisation and choreography are always dynamically related, instead of being counterparts.

Faculty of Humanities