23-26 april 2018: First Conference on Frisian Humanities

The Fryske Akademy organizes its 1st Conference on Frisian Humanities

23 to 26 April 2018

City Theatre “De Harmonie” in Leeuwarden

The event is part of ‘Lân fan taal’ (country of languages) of Leeuwarden-Fryslân European Capital of Culture.

The conference aims to provide a forum for scientific debate with an international perspective about language and culture in Frisian regions.

The Conference on Frisian Humanities consists of a series of five symposia, focusing on the following topics:

23-24 April
– Language and Linguistics
– Literature (Dutch conference)
– Medieval Frisia

25-26 April
– Multilingualism
– Urban Histories

Please mark the dates on your calendar. More information (about programme content, registration as well as proposal submission) will follow soon.

Contact organization
info@frisianhumanities.nl or call +31 (0)58 2045200