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Workshop - Constructing Fantastical Worlds: from Antiquity to the Present

Vanaf:do 30-06-2022
Tot en met:vr 01-07-2022
Waar:University of Amsterdam

On 30 June - 1 July, Caterina Fossi, Koen Vacano, and Merlijn Breunesse are organising a two-day workshop Constructing Fantastical Worlds: from Antiquity to the Present at the University of Amsterdam. This interdisciplinary workshop will explore the construction of fantastical worlds across different media and in different time periods and consider the way in which these worlds are anchored to our actual world.


Lunch, coffee, tea, and snacks are provided for all participants. The cost for the conference dinner is €55 euros.

If you want to participate, please register by sending an email to Please also specify whether you will attend both days, whether you will join for the conference dinner, and any dietary requirements you may have. The deadline for registration is 16 June.

There is limited availability to join the conference online. If you wish to do so, please send an email to

View the programme here.