Prof. Sebastian Sobecki has been appointed an Andrew W. Mellon Foundation Fellow at the Huntington Library, San Marino, California, for the duration of one month this summer. During this time, he will edit Miles Huggarde's religious poem Mirour of Miserie (1557) and work on a number of medieval manuscripts and early modern printed books.
The Huntington is an independent research centre with holdings in British and American history, literature, art history, and the history of science and medicine. The Library collections range chronologically from the eleventh century to the present and include seven million manuscripts, 420,000 rare books, 275,000 reference works, and 1.3 million photographs, prints, and ephemera. Among the Huntington's holdings is the most celebrated manuscript of Chaucer's Canterbury Tales.
The Board of the University of Groningen has appointed Prof. Anthonya (Thony) Visser as the new Dean of the Faculty of Arts as of 1 November 2019. The appointment is for a period of four years. The Faculty Board is proud to have found an academic leader...
The Board of the University of Groningen has appointed Prof. Anthonya (Thony) Visser as the new Dean of the Faculty of Arts as of 1 November 2019.
With the allocation of a grant of € 464,000, professor Jacques Zeelen can continue the research with his research group Lifelong Learning for the next three years.