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prof. dr. J.W. (Hans) Renders

Professor History and Theory of Biography
prof. dr. J.W. (Hans) Renders
Oude Boteringestraat 32:



History and Theory of Biography; History and Theory of Journalism; Literary history; World War II; book and publishinghouse history; Avant Garde in the Interbellum and Theo van Doesburg,

Other positions

Director Biography Institute
Editor-in-chief of the bookseries Biography Studies (Brill); Editor of Le Temps des Médias; Editor Quaerendo. A Quarterly Journal from the Low Countries; Editor ZL. Literary-historical magazine; Bookcritic Het Parool and started a monthly column on biography in 2016 with his 'Leven in Letters', which can be heard every third Sunday of the month on the radioprogram Met het Oog op Morgen; Chair of the Board of Stichting Het Biografisch Portaal van Nederland; Honorary Member of the Jan Hanlo Essay Prize; Member of Advisory Council Biographers International Organization (BIO); Member of the board De Nederlandse Biografie Prijs; Member of the Advisory Board of the Ludwig Boltzmann Institute for the History and Theory of Biography (Vienna).
Member of the Editorial Board of the Australian Journal of Biography and History
Member of the advisory board of H-Biography is an interdisciplinary and international network devoted to biography as an object and a method of scholarly research.
Last modified:11 October 2021 3.46 p.m.

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Oude Boteringestraat 32
The Netherlands

Biography Institute

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