Anxiety with Sources
Date: 1 February 2016
Time: 10.00 – 17.00h
Location: University of Amsterdam. University Library – Belle van Zuylenzaal, Singel 425, Amsterdam.
Participants: PhD students (2nd year and on) who are affiliated with the Huizinga Instituut
Teacher: Joep Leerssen
Theme: De tension between the usage of sources (secundary literature) on the one hand, and a researcher’s will to present a completely original research – which is even one of the official academic prerequisites of a doctoral thesis – on the other hand.
Participants are requested to prepare a presentation from 5 up to 10 minutes on their own experiences with this ambivalence.
Further information to be announced.