Flemish Historian Patrick Pasture was a visiting professor from Leuven University who taught Dutch 179, The Power of Religion. … Continue reading
Arthur Japin is a renowned Dutch author and actor that has received critical acclaim in both the Dutch and English speaking communities. He was a guest speaker in Dutch 170 (Multiculturalism in the Netherlands) with a presentation on race relations … Continue reading
Vrije Universiteit of Brussels Professor of Political History Jeffrey Tyssens was a visiting professor at UC Berkeley in the Fall of 2009. The Pieter Paul Rubens Professor instructed the course Dutch 174: “Brussels. The Cultural History of a Capital City”.
Celebrated Dutch-Iranian author and columnist Kader Abdolah visited UC Berkeley as a guest speaker in Dutch 170 on April 12th, 14th and 16th, presenting his opinion on the debate on multiculturalism in the Netherlands from a cultural perspective. Mr. Abdolah … Continue reading
Former Dutch Member of Parliament and current advocacy director for LGBT Rights at Human Rights Watch New York Boris O. Dittrich was a guest speaker in Dutch 170 on March 15th, 17th and 19th, with presentations on the debate on … Continue reading
Dutch sociologist, journalist and author Jan Donkers: U.C. Regents’ Lecturer, instructor of course Dutch C170: “Dutch Culture and Society – Amsterdam in the Sixties”. He also gave a lecture regarding “PROVO, the Amsterdam 1960’s Revolt.”
Madelon de Keizer is a historian at the Dutch Institute of War Documentation in Amsterdam. Specializing in European history of the 20th century, she gave a lecture entitled “The Cold War and European Integration in the 1950s. A Biographical Approach” … Continue reading
Belgian historian Eric Vanhaute from the University of Ghent who specializes in agrarian and rural history. The P.P. Rubens Professor was a visiting professor at UC Berkeley. He instructed course History 100, also cross-listed with Dutch, “Food and Famine: The … Continue reading
Dutch diplomat Natasha Chatlein was a guest speaker in Dutch C178 with a presentation on race relations in the Netherlands Antilles on October 16.
British art historian Howard Caygill is a professor of Cultural History at the University of London. Known for he commentary on art, he was a guest speaker in Dutch 179 on paintings in the Dutch Golden Age on February 19.