Posthumus Conference 2024 (Leeuwarden, 23-24 May)

Regional History in a Global Context

Posthumus Conference 2024 – ‘Regional History in a Global Context’

Welcome to the website of the Posthumus Conference 2024. The 2024 Conference was held on 23 and 24 May 2024  in Leeuwarden, hosted by the Fryske Akademy at the Campus Fryslân under the guidance of Professor Hanno Brand and his team. The central theme of the 2024 Posthumus Conference was ‘Regional History in a Global Context’.

Next to paper presentations by Posthumus PhDs and other scholars, participants enjoyed the keynote lecture by Professor Nikolaus Wolf, network sessions and additional plenary events.

A retrospective will be published by mid-June.

Conference Organisers: Hanno Brand (Fryske Akademy), Jessica Dijkman, Rogier van Kooten, René van Weeren, Amber Verspui (N.W. Posthumus Institute)