`Alone! Alone!' Dutch writers in Gothenburg and Stockholm in the nineteenth centuryBroomans, P. 5-Apr-2014 The Swedes & the Dutch were made for each other: 400 Years of Swedish-Dutch Relations. Gerner, K. (ed.). Lund: Historiska Media, p. 180-191 12 p. 12
Research output: Scientific › Chapter
In this article the experiences of three Dutch travelers (the authors Everhardus Johannes Potgieter, Gerard Keller and Marcellus Emants) are discussed. They found an exotic environment. Most important, through their presentations of Swedish culture life and literature, they acted as `cultural transmitters' who paved the way for a visible `turn' regarding Swedish society and culture in the nineteenth century in the Netherlands.
|Title of host publication||The Swedes & the Dutch were made for each other|
|Subtitle of host publication||400 Years of Swedish-Dutch Relations|
|Place of Publication||Lund|
|Number of pages||12|
|State||Published - 5-Apr-2014|
- Swedish-Dutch relations, (literary) history, travel literature, cultural transfer
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