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.
Amy Golahny is a professor of Art History at the University of Lycoming College in Pennsylvania. As the vice president of the International Organization of History of Netherlandish Art, she was a guest speaker in Dutch 179 on the work … Continue reading
Tine Ruysschaert is a Belgian actress who visited UC Berkeley in the Fall of 2009. During her stay, she organized a theater monologue performance in which she acted called “Mijn zoon Damiaan” on December 17th. … Continue reading
Sylvia van Praag remained in hiding in the Holland during the Nazi occupation. On May 5th she was a guest-speaker in Dutch 166 with a presentation on her life in hiding during the German occupation of the Netherlands. … Continue reading
Renée Jones-Bos has been the Dutch Ambassador to the United States since August of 2008. The former First Secretary of the Netherlands’ Embassy in D.C. was a guest speaker in Dutch C178 with a presentation on the legal status of … Continue reading
Dutch historian Ido de Haan received his PhD in modern politics from the University of Amsterdam in 1993. Now teaching at the University of Utrecht, he was a guest speaker at UC Berkeley on February 17. He visited in Dutch … Continue reading