Dutch literature
Dutch-language literature comprises all writings of literary merit written through the ages in the Dutch language, a language which currently has around 23 million native speakers. Dutch-language lite...
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Old Dutch
In linguistics, Old Dutch or Old Low Franconian denotes the Franconian (or Frankish) dialects spoken in the Low Countries during the Early Middle Ages from around the 5th to the 12th century. Old Dutc...
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Medieval Dutch literature
Medieval Dutch literature (1150–1500) is the Dutch literature produced in the Low Countries from the 12th century up to the sixteenth century. It is preceded by only a view fragmentary texts existing ...
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Middle Dutch
Middle Dutch is a collective name for a number of closely related West Germanic dialects (whose ancestor was Old Dutch) which were spoken and written between 1150 and 1500. There was at that time as y...
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Dutch Renaissance and Golden Age literature
Dutch Renaissance and Golden Age literature is the literature written in the Dutch language in the Low Countries from around 1550 to around 1700. This period saw great political and religious changes ...
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Nineteenth-century Dutch literature
This article deals with literature written in Dutch during the 19th century in the Dutch-speaking regions (Netherlands, Belgium, Dutch East Indies). The last years of the 18th century, which had seen ...
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History of the Netherlands (1939-1945)
The involvement of the Netherlands in World War II began with its invasion by Nazi Germany on 10 May 1940. The Netherlands had originally proclaimed neutrality when war broke out in 1939, but Germany ...
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History of Belgium
The history of Belgium stretches back before the origin of the modern state of that name in 1830. Belgium's history is intertwined with those of its neighbours: the Netherlands, Germany, France and Lu...
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Ans Wortel
Ans (Anna Maria) Wortel (Alkmaar (Netherlands), 18 October 1929 – Hilvarenbeek (Netherlands), 4 December 1996) was a Dutch painter, poet and writer. She made gouaches and oil paintings,...
Martine Wittop Koning
Martine Wittop Koning (1870–1963) was a Dutch nutrition expert and writer of cook books. She was born in Goch, Germany and died in Huizen, The Netherlands. She taught French as a young woman, but late...
Unleash Award
The Unleash Award is the annual award for the best Dutch fantasy/science-fiction and horror/suspense short story with a wordcount between 2,000 and 6,000 words.Other annual Dutch awards in the SF/F/H ...
Anthony Winkler Prins
Anthony Winkler Prins (Voorst, 30 or 31 January 1817 – Voorburg, 4 January 1908) was a Dutch writer. He is remembered mostly for being chief editor of the Winkler Prins encyclopedia.Besides bein...
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Justine Constance Wirix-van Mansvelt
Justine Constance Wirix-van Mansvelt (22 December 1876 – 18 August 1937) was a Dutch Protestant expert on the oeuvre of the Italian poet and writer Dante Alighieri (1265–1321).
Justine Constance v...
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List of Dutch-language writers
This list of Dutch writers includes authors who have written works in the Dutch language.In cases where the writer uses a pseudonym, the real name is added between brackets.
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Jan Campert Prize
The Jan Campert Prize is an annual prize awarded for works of poetry, established in 1948 by Jan Campert Foundation.
Dutch comics
Dutch comics are comics made in the Netherlands. In Dutch the most common designation for the whole art form is "strip", while the word "comic" is used for the (usually) soft cover American style comi...
Wachtendonck Psalms
The Wachtendonck Psalms are a number of psalms written in Latin and an eastern variety of Old Franconian sometime during the 10th century. It is unclear whether the dialect is Old Limburgish or a vari...
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Belgian general strikes
The Belgian general strikes were a peculiar phenomenon of the social, economical and political life in Belgium due to huge concentrations of workers in such Belgian cities as Ghent and Antwerp, and p...
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Congo Crisis
The Congo Crisis (French: Crise congolaise) was a period of political upheaval and conflict in the Republic of the Congo (today the Democratic Republic of the Congo) between 1960 and 1965. It bega...
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De Bezige Bij
De Bezige Bij ("the busy bee") is one of the most important literary publishing companies in the Netherlands.
The company was founded illegally in 1943, during the German occupation of the Netherl...
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