- Current position Professor in Literary Studies
Vrije Universiteit Brussel
Department of Linguistics and Literary Studies
Faculty of Arts and Philosophy
Building B - Room 5.456
- Phone +32-2-629 26 66
- 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.