Vanwesenbeeck pens review of classic work by Dutch historian

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Department of English Professor Birger Vanwesenbeeck wrote a review of the new English translation of “Autumntide of the Middle Ages,” a classic work by Dutch historian Johan Huizinga, that appears in the Feb. 7 issue of the Los Angeles Review of Books.

“The Eternal Huizinga,” which has already been widely shared on social media, may be found online at

Dr. Vanwesenbeeck's other publications on Mr. Huizinga include a chapter in the recent volume “Rereading Huizinga: Autumn of the Middle Ages a Century Later,” published by Amsterdam University Press, 2019.

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