HDC Centre for Religious History

Welcome to the website of the HDC Centre for Religious History. The HDC Centre for Religious History is the platform for research, education, and valorisation in the field of the history of religion at Vrije Universiteit Amsterdam.

The HDC Centre for Religious History is a fusion of the Historisch Documentatiecentrum voor het Nederlandse Protestantisme (1800-heden) and the Amsterdam Centre for Religious History. See also the website www.hdc.vu.nl, in particular for information on the Collectie HDC | Protestants Erfgoed in the Universiteitsbibliotheek VU.


Director: Fred van Lieburg | f.a.van.lieburg@vu.nl

Manager: Wim Berkelaar | w.berkelaar@vu.nl (06 513 04 439)

Conservator: Caroline Schep | j.e.schep@vu.nl

Upcoming Events & Seminars

Seminar
18 March 2023

Symposium HDC & VCH: Beladen verleden

"Beladen verleden: donkere bladzijden in de kerkgeschiedenis" - met lezingen van Beatrice de Graaf en Bart Wallet - workshops van Enny de Bruijn, Bente de Leede, Koos-jan de Jager en Johan Visser.
Gouda
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Seminar
29 March 2023

Inaugural lecture Jessica Roitman as professor of Jewish studies

HDC Senior Fellow Jessica Roitman will be accepting her appointment as Professor of Jewish studies at the Vrije Universiteit Amsterdam within the Faculty of Religion and Theology.to Her inaugural lecture entitled "Jews, History, and Home-making: Colonial Contradictions and Contemporary Challenges" will be held on Wednesday the 29th of March at 15.45 in the aula of the Vrije Universiteit. A reception will follow immediately after the lecture.
Amsterdam
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