Nieuws en Mon, 15 Apr 2024 02:17:52 +0200 Thu, 07 Dec 2023 09:50:00 +0100 Introducing the Medieval Fox Emeritus Professor of Dutch Literature to 1500 Paul Wackers was invited to write a short holistic book about the fox in medieval culture for a general public. 136139 Thu, 07 Dec 2023 09:50:00 +0100 Nieuws This is Not a Grail Romance: Understanding Historia Peredur Vab Efrawc Assistant Professor Natalia Petrovskaia provides answers to important questions surrounding the medieval Welsh Arthurian tale Historia Peredur vab Efrawc. 134336 Wed, 04 Oct 2023 13:10:00 +0200 Nieuws Vernacular Books and Their Readers in the Early Age of Print (c. 1450–1600) Vernacular Books and Their Readers, edited by Andrea van Leerdam et al., explores approaches to study European vernacular books and reading practices in the 15th-16th centuries. 134119 Wed, 27 Sep 2023 15:59:00 +0200 Nieuws The Medieval Chronicle 15: Essays in Honour of Erik Kooper A Festschrift of The Medieval Chronicle series published by Brill was recently published, with essays dedicated to linguist Erik Kooper. 132261 Fri, 21 Jul 2023 10:15:00 +0200 Nieuws Frits van Oostrom on forty years of professorship: “It is all about discovering beauty” Extensive interview with distinguished professor and Dutch linguist Frits van Oostrom, who retires from Utrecht University on 12 May. 130484 Thu, 11 May 2023 14:00:00 +0200 Nieuws Prof. dr. Frits van Oostrom. Foto: Ed van Rijswijk The Middle Ages continue to surprise, this digital exhibition shows The exhibition ‘The Surprising Middle Ages’ is a special gift to Bart Besamusca, who recently retired as a professor. 127216 Mon, 30 Jan 2023 13:16:00 +0100 Nieuws “Research is opening up the boundaries in my thinking” Veerle Fraeters will be appointed Professor of Middle Dutch literature and culture at the University of Utrecht on 1 January. 126195 Thu, 15 Dec 2022 15:31:00 +0100 Nieuws Frits van Oostrom to receive Visser-Neerlandia Prize The Algemeen-Nederlands Verbond awards the Visser-Neerlandia Prizes annually to people who dedicate themselves to the Dutch language and cultural community. 116578 Tue, 01 Nov 2022 12:00:00 +0100 Nieuws 100 years of Celtic Languages and Culture in Utrecht: "This deserves a big celebration!" Celtologists Aaron Griffith Nikè Stam spoke in the Celtic Students Podcast about the degree programme Celtic Languages and Culture and next year's congress. 122424 Tue, 16 Aug 2022 10:00:00 +0200 Nieuws Emeritus professor Mayke de Jong made Fellow of The British Academy Emeritus professor in Medieval History Mayke de Jong is elected as Corresponding Fellow of The British Academy. 121898 Thu, 21 Jul 2022 14:28:00 +0200 Nieuws NWO Vidi Grants for Dorothea Gädeke and Robert Flierman Associate Professor Dorothea Gädeke and researcher Robert Flierman have both received an NWO grant of 800,000 euros. 120824 Mon, 04 Jul 2022 15:55:00 +0200 Nieuws Prof. Alec Ryrie to be Visiting Professor at the Department of History and Art History From 27 June to 2 July, Ryrie will be working in Utrecht on his project Constructing Conversion, which aims to reconceive the history of the Protestant mission. 120110 Thu, 16 Jun 2022 14:24:00 +0200 Nieuws Civic Identity and Civic Participation in Late Antiquity and the Early Middle Ages Professor of Late and medieval Latin Els Rose has published a new book on citizenship in late antiquity and early medieval times. 114347 Thu, 03 Mar 2022 14:24:00 +0100 Nieuws UU honours students make podcast 'Loop ik nou over dode mensen?' In their four-part podcast, Sanne Frequin's honours students take us on an exploration of the world of medieval funerary monuments. 127666 Tue, 22 Feb 2022 16:31:00 +0100 Nieuws Call for papers: Multilingual Dynamics of Medieval Literature in Western Europe We invite proposals for twenty minute papers addressing any aspect of medieval literature and literary culture. 113554 Mon, 07 Feb 2022 15:33:00 +0100 Nieuws Nina Geerdink and Andrea van Leerdam receive book historical Tiele-fellowships 2022 Geerdink will conduct a two-month study of 17th-century booksellers privileges requested by authors, Van Leerdam will study 16th-century printed 'calendars of shepherds' in four languages. 113002 Mon, 24 Jan 2022 12:58:00 +0100 Nieuws Festive crowdfunding for Irish-language manuscript reaches target within a day Thanks to a successful crowdfunding campaign, the only fully Irish-language manuscript kept in the Netherlands will soon be available as open access. 110287 Tue, 05 Oct 2021 11:22:00 +0200 Nieuws Natalia Petrovskaia wins JIAS essay prize Natalia Petrovskaia has won the biennial JIAS essay prize for her essay ‘Peredur and the Problem of Inappropriate Questions’. 109842 Mon, 20 Sep 2021 11:26:00 +0200 Nieuws A Cultural History of Democracy in the Medieval Age Bloomsbury published 'A Cultural History of Democracy', of which the volume on the Medieval Age was edited by David Napolitano. 107180 Tue, 08 Jun 2021 09:25:00 +0200 Nieuws Travelling with the help of manuscripts [Blog] How manuscripts let you travel in pandemic times. 106938 Mon, 31 May 2021 14:59:00 +0200 Nieuws