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Results: 261 - 267 of 267
Results: 261 - 267 of 267
  • 2 Jun 2014
    VIDI award for Michiel van Groesen

    Dr Michiel van Groesen (Early Modern History) has been awarded a VIDI grant (€800,000) as part of the Netherlands Organisation for Scientific Research (NWO) Innovational Research Incentives Scheme. His project is ...

  • 10 Apr 2014
    Christa-Maria Lerm Hayes, professor of Modern and Contemporary Art History

    Prof. C. M. Lerm Hayes (1967) has been appointed professor of Modern and Contemporary Art History at the University of Amsterdam's (UvA) Faculty of Humanities.

  • 24 Mar 2014
    War museums more popular than ever

    Seventy years after the liberation, interest in recalling the Second World War continues undiminished. The Netherlands has no fewer than 83 museums whose primary focus is on the Second World War, and this number only ...

  • 18 Mar 2014
    Not all ‘questionable’ artists came to a bad end

    A recurring image in the media and literature is that of the ‘questionable’ artist who, having chosen the wrong side during World War Two, saw his career go up in smoke when branded as a collaborator afterwards. ...

  • 14 Oct 2013
    Elizabeth Buettner, professor of Modern History

    Dr E.A. Buettner (1967) has been appointed professor of Modern History at the University of Amsterdam’s (UvA) Faculty of Humanities (FGw).

  • 9 Sep 2013
    Memories of Westerbork often differ from actual wartime experiences

    How did prisoners experience WWII transit and detention camp Westerbork? How did they report on these experiences in letters, diaries and eyewitness accounts? How did they look back on their time in the camp after ...

  • 4 Apr 2012
    Faculty of Humanities researcher wins Veegens Prize 2012

    Faculty of Humanities researcher Lodewijk Petram has been awarded the Dirk Jacob Veegens Prize 2012.