This page presents a selection of recent books. For more publications, please visit the personal pages of our staff.
17 May 2016
The book The Making of Modern Turkey by Ugur Ümit Üngör was recently published in Turkish.
10 May 2016
This volume studies the process of group formation through the production and appropriation of songs in various European regions.
9 May 2016
With this new book, Onno Kosters, Tim Conley and Peter de Voogd present a selection of papers from the Utrecht James Joyce Symposium.
19 April 2016
An Introduction to the Mathematical Theory of Meaning in Natural Language, by Yoad Winter.
15 April 2016
This volume focuses on the histories of chronicles composed in England, with a focus on texts belonging to the Prose 'Brut' tradition.
7 March 2016
In their new book, Gerhard Bos and Marcus Düwell explore the implications of our moral responsibilities with regard to the rights of future generations.
4 March 2016
Kári Driscoll (lecturer in Comparative Literature) translated Helle's novel 'Der beruhigende Klang von explodierendem Kerosin'.
1 March 2016
In this book, Paul van den Hoven discusses the art of rhetorical discourse analysis.
23 February 2016
The book 'The end of animal life: a start for ethical debate' helps to deal with the many questions related to the end of animal life.
9 February 2016
In 'Spiegelungen. Paradigmatisches Erzählen in Wolframs 'Parzival'', Julia Richter studies the narrative structure of Wolfram von Eschenbach's 'Parzival'.
8 February 2016
Michiel de Lange wrote an essay for the Ministry of the Interior about how citizens can identify with the 'smart city'.
4 February 2016
Sandra Ponzanesi edited a special issue of Interventions, an international journal of postcolonial studies.
28 January 2016
With this new book, Paul Franssen presents an analysis of Shakespeare's many appearances as a character in popular culture.
21 January 2016
Historian Ruben Schalk is on of the authors of 'Kansen in het Koninkrijk. Studiebeurzen 1815-2015'.
15 January 2016
Every fortnight a new blogpost will be published on the ERC project website ‘Securing Europe, Fighting Its Enemies 1815-1914’.
7 January 2016
This new book, edited by Sandra Ponzanesi and Gianmaria Colpani, deals with issues surrounding Europe's colonial past, and postcolonial present.
4 January 2016
This book lets children explore who Immanuel Kant was and what he has written about peace.
10 December 2015
This new book by Christian Lange explores traditions of thinking about the afterlife in Islamic history.
10 December 2015
This book focuses on the background of the commissioner, the codicological aspects and the unfinished illumination programme of the manuscript from 1475.
8 December 2015
This book, edited by Gandolfo Cascio, offers a first critical overview of the poetic works of the Italian author Elsa Morante.
17 November 2015
In their new book, Marijke Meijer Drees and Sonja de Leeuw explore one of today's most controversial socio-cultural topics: satire.
2 November 2015
English translation of Geert Buelens' award-winning book about European poets during the First World War.
23 October 2015
The acclaimed book 'De herschepping van de wereld' by Floris Cohen is now available in English.
18 October 2015
In her new book, Birgit Meyer explores Ghanaian video culture in relation to Christianity.
6 October 2015
Ozan Ӧzavcı has written this in-depth study that places under scrutiny the Turkish idea of liberty.
5 October 2015
This volume, edited by Christian Lange, is the first book-length analytic study of the Muslim hell.
1 October 2015
The presentation and depiction of emotions in the Arthurian legend is the subject of this volume, edited by Frank Brandsma among others.
24 September 2015
'Muslime im Zwischenkriegseuropa' by Mehdi Sajid, and 'Muslims in Interwar Europe' by Bekim Agai, Umar Ryad and Mehdi Sajid (eds.).
18 September 2015
A volume of studies on open-mindedness with regard to biblical scolarship in honour of Bob Becking.
13 September 2015
Shakespeare's 'Englishness' as seen from a broader international and multilingual perspective.