Faculty of Humanities

Latest news

William Bell Scott, Iron and Coal, 1855-60 - Wikimedia Commons
27 February 2015
Surprisingly little is known about how and why industrialisation moved across the globe.
Prof. dr. Sandra Ponzanesi
26 February 2015
Sandra Ponzanesi has received an ERC Grant to study the role of digital technologies in the integration of migrant communities in Europe.
Prof. dr. Geert Buelens
23 February 2015
Geert Buelens has been reappointed for 3 years as Professor Extraordinary in Dutch Literature at Stellenbosch University.
20 February 2015
In the 7-volume synthesis Syntax of Dutch, two new volumes have been published on verbs and verb phrases. Norbert Corver is one of the authors.
© iStockphoto.com/JanPietruszka
19 February 2015
NWO has granted Franck Meijboom's request to start a research project on innovative methods of animal testing.
RSS

Events

Tuesday 3 March 2015 19:15 -
During the Postcolonial Film Series session on 3 March, the movie 'Half of a Yellow Sun' will be introduced by Prof. Sandra Ponzanesi.
© iStockphoto.com/mbbirdy
Wednesday 4 March 2015 15:00 -
In this Philosophy colloquium Prof. Palmerino will speak on the role of thought experiments in the controversy between Locke and Leibniz.
Prof. Jessica Ringrose and Prof. Emma Renold
Friday 6 March 2015 11:00 -
In their Doing Gender Lecture on 6 March, Ringrose and Renold will discuss the posthuman phallic force relations in teen girls’ sexuality assemblages.
Tuesday 10 March 2015 19:15 -
During the Postcolonial Film Series session at 10 March, the movie 'Queen' will be introduced by Dr Barnita Bagchi.
Tuesday 17 March 2015 15:30 -
The speaker on 17 March will be Prof. Paul Wouters (Leiden University).
RSS

New publications

20 February 2015
In the 7-volume synthesis Syntax of Dutch, two new volumes have been published on verbs and verb phrases. Norbert Corver is one of the authors.
© iStockphoto.com/CEFutcher
17 February 2015
For the European LUCIDE project, Jacomine Nortier and Ivana Brasileiro researched multilingualism in Utrecht.
10 February 2015
This volume investigates the role played by the resources of the past in forming the identities of communities in Early Medieval Western Europe.
9 February 2015
In 'The Warsaw Pact Reconsidered', Laurien Crump presents the findings of her PhD research on a pivotal period in the Cold War.
2 February 2015
Together with the Egyptian National Archives of Egypt, Amr Ryad published the book 'Features of the Morocan Nationalism Movement in the Colonial Era'.
RSS

Faculty of Humanities