CFP: Interdisciplinary Conference for Netherlandic Studies at UC Berkeley (June 5-6)

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UC Berkeley will host the 20th Biennial Interdisciplinary Conference of Netherlandic Studies (ICNS) on June 5th and 6th. Proposals for papers are due November 1. For consideration, please submit an abstract of 250 words and a one page bio to with “ICNS Abstract” in the subject line

The conference focuses on the wide scope of Dutch Studies, across all fields (art, history, literature, linguistics, etc.) and across the globe. You are invited to submit paper proposals in the following areas:
- Dutch literature and its international circulation
- Dutch/Flemish art
- Dutch linguistics
- (Art) History of the Low Countries and colonial regions

Keynote speaker: Jan de Vries, Professor of Late Modern Europe at the UC Berkeley Department of History.

Select papers may be included in a conference publication to follow. Graduate students are especially encouraged to participate. Four travel grants of €500 each will be awarded to graduate students who present a paper.