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LUCAS Conference Bodies Matter – 15 & 16 April 2021

On April 15th and 16th, 2021, the Conference Committee of the Leiden University Centre for the Arts in Society (LUCAS) will be hosting a conference called: Bodies Matter.

This is an opportunity for humanities researchers from diverse backgrounds and all levels (PhD students, Post-docs, early-career, and mid-career researchers) to converge, present, and discuss their research results in an international and interdisciplinary environment.

The conference will feature keynote lectures by Elleke Boehmer, Professor of World Literature in English, University of Oxford and Willemijn Ruberg, Associate Professor in Cultural History, Universiteit Utrecht. Final remarks and a concluding session will be supervised by Prof. Frans-Willem Korsten, Senior University Lecturer at LUCAS.

Find the full programme, abstracts and registration here.