Seminar: We Are the People

An interdisciplinary course on how pre-existent imaginaries of fascism(s) and populism(s) are reshaped and remediated to construct collective identities. Read more

Green pass at KNIR

The additional measure taken by the Italian government to ask all students, visitors and employees to present a green pass before entering an academic institution, also applies to the KNIR and helps us to prevent the spreading of the Covid-virus.

Last day for applications: seminar Raphael’s Antiquity!

Raphael was a prominent member of a network that would have a dramatic impact on cultural history, including the most prominent humanists and antiquarians of the period. During this course we will look at the way Antiquity was interpreted by Raphael and his peers, and at the reception of Raphael’s antiquity by subsequent generations. Most...

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The Royal Netherlands Institute Rome is the oldest and largest of the Dutch Scientific Institutes abroad. We serve as an important bridge between the Dutch and Italian academic community and the extensive international academic community present in Rome.

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The Royal Netherlands Institute Rome is the centre of an active, inspiring and challenging academic community. The academic staff, students and researchers in Rome are associated with a large group of fellow academics and alumni in the Netherlands, Italy and worldwide. What binds them is the common scientific interest in the wealth and diversity of the Mediterranean world, in particular Rome and Italy, from the Bronze Age to the present.