Prof. Koen De Temmerman is Laureate of the Royal Flemish Academy of Belgium (Humanities)


On 16 December 2O17, Koen De Temmerman, Research Professor at the Department of Literary Studies of Ghent University and promoter of the Pirenne Consortium, was awarded the prestigious title and prize of "Laureate of the Royal Flemish Academy of Belgium" in the field of the humanities.

Prof. De Temmerman is a specialist of Late Antique and Early Medieval Latin and Greek literary production, especially in the genre of the novel. He is the promoter and PI of the ERC Starting Grant project "Novel Saints".

Learn all about Koen De Temmerman and the projects of his research team.

See the press release of the Academy (Dutch).