International Conference on Netherlandic Studies

ICNS Conference

This year, in Bloomington, Indiana University will host the biennial International Conference for Netherlandic Studies on Friday, June 1, and Saturday, June 2, 2018, following a reception on Thursday evening (May 31). The theme of the conference will be "The Changing Lowlands." There will be a keynote speaker and dinner event on Saturday, June 2 for an additional cost.

Keynote speaker

Frits Van Oostrom

Frits van Oostrom is University Professor for the Humanities at Utrecht University who specializes in medieval Dutch literature. He received his Doctorate in Dutch Studies from Utrecht University in 1976. In 1999 he was a visiting Professor at Harvard for the Erasmus Chair. A few of his most notable achievements include:

Spinoza Prize 1995

AKO Literature Award 1996 for Maerlants Wereld

Nomination- AKO Literature Award 2006 for Stemmen op Schrift

Nomination- Libris History Award 2013 for Wereld in Woorden

ICNS Conference Registration

To register: Online registration will be open January, 2018.