History thesis wins translation award
An alumnus from the Department of History and Civilization has won an award to have his published thesis translated into English.
Rengenier Rittersma defended his German-language thesis, “‘Da Capo’. Das Nachleben des Grafen Lamoraal von Egmont (1522-1568) in es europaeischen Kulturgeschichte bis zur Weimarer Klassik: eine mythogenetische Studie”, at the EUI in 2006.
The award is organised by the German Publishers and Booksellers Association, in association with the Fritz Thyssen Foundation, copyright organisation VG WORT and Germany’s Foreign Office.