Thomas van de Vijver MA

Thomas van de Vijver MA

I successfully completed the MA European Studies at the University of Amsterdam in the summer of 2019. This is in part thanks to my KNIR experience in February/March 2019. I am glad to promote the Institute’s courses and activities among students of the universities...
Alessandra Schimmel MA

Alessandra Schimmel MA

History University of Utrecht a.m.schimmel@uu.nl Alessandra stayed at the Institute in the spring of 2017 for the masterclass ‘The State of Europe, 60 Years After the Treaty of Rome’.
Thom van Leuveren BA

Thom van Leuveren BA

Fall 2019, I am staying at the KNIR for my master’s thesis on the humanist commentary tradition of Ovid’s Fasti in fifteenth-century Rome. Previously, I participated in two KNIR courses: Roma Caput Mundi (2015) and Mining Library Treasures (2018). Furthermore, I am...
Eva van Kemenade MA

Eva van Kemenade MA

Eva van Kemenade MA studied History and Philosophy at the UvA, RUG and EHESS Paris. She researches early modern popular festivals in Italy and France. After completing multiple KNIR-courses, the KNIR-traineeship Mining Library Treasures and benefitting from a 5-month...
Matisse Huiskens MA

Matisse Huiskens MA

Matisse Huiskens studied Art History in Leiden and Amsterdam and mainly focuses on the relationship between art and politics in the twentieth century. He stayed at the KNIR to do archival research and to write a PhD proposal. He is active as critic and was...