Hans Vandevoorde

Professor in Literary Studies

Professors Centre for Literary and Intermedial Crossings (CLIC) Social & Cultural Food Studies (FOST)
  • Current position Professor in Literary Studies
  • Contact Vrije Universiteit Brussel
    Department of Linguistics and Literary Studies
    Faculty of Arts and Philosophy
    Building B - Room 5.456
    Pleinlaan 2
    BE-1050 Brussels
  • Phone +32-2-629 26 66
  • E-mail
  • Website research.vub.ac.be

Hans Vandevoorde teaches Dutch Literature at the Vrije Universiteit Brussel. He studied Dutch and German at the University of Ghent, where he obtained his Ph.D. in 2002 with a dissertation on allegory in the work of Karel van de Woestijne. Currently, he is one of the coordinators of the Centre for the Study of Experimental Literature (CEL/SEL) and former president of the Centre for Literature, Intermediality and Culture (CLIC). His FOST research focuses on the cultural history and representation of cafés in the nineteenth and twentieth century.