The Making of the Humanities


First International Conference on the History of the Humanities


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23-25 October 2008, University of Amsterdam, Netherlands




The conference will take place in the historical Doelenzaal, built in 1509, which is now part of the University Library of the University of Amsterdam, Singel 425, Amsterdam. Click here for a map of the venue.


How to get there: From Central Station, take tram 1, 2 or 5 to Koningsplein. Cross the canal and turn left (take the entrance at Singel 425). In the building, take the stairs downwards on your left, directly after the porterís lodge. The Doelenzaal is on the left-hand side.


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Auspices: European Science Foundation (ESF), Netherlands Organization for Scientific Research (NWO), Institute for Logic, Language and Computation (ILLC)