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Ms K.H.M. (Karlijn) Olijslager MA

Modern History
Faculty of Humanities
Capaciteitsgroep Geschiedenis
Photographer: Eduard Lampe

Visiting address
  • Kloveniersburgwal 48
  • Room number: D0.09
Postal address
  • Kloveniersburgwal 48
    1012 CX Amsterdam
  • Profile

    Karlijn Olijslager is a PhD candidate at the modern history department. Her research focuses on the historical and visual cultures of the women’s movement in The Netherlands (1898-1975).


    Research interests

    • Gender history
    • History of women’s emancipation movements
    • Visual culture
    • History of historiography
    • Public history and heritage



    • MA Cultural Heritage, University of Utrecht, 2011 (cum laude).
    • MA Gender History, Radboud University Nijmegen, 2010 (cum laude).
    • BA History, Radboud University Nijmegen, 2008.


    Other activities

    • President PhD-council Huizinga Institute (2014-2015).
    • Member PhD-council Huizinga Institute (2013-2014).
  • Publications


    • Olijslager, K. (2015). Motherhood, domestic display, and democracy in the exhibition The Dutch Woman 1898-1948. In M. Aerts (Ed.), Gender and activism: Women's voices in political debate (pp. 133-148). (Yearbook of Women's History/Jaarboek voor vrouwensgeschiedenis; No. 35). Hilversum: Verloren. [details]


    • Olijslager, K. (2015). Licht en zwaar feminisme in Het F-boek [Bespreking van: A. Meulenbelt, R. Römkens (2015) Het F-boek: feminisme van nu in woord en beeld]. Waterstof : Krant van Waterland, 74. [details]
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  • Ancillary activities
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