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prof.dr. Henk Nellen

Emeritus professor of the History of Ideas in the Early-Modern Period, EUR, Erasmus School of History, Culture and Communication, by way of the dr. C. Louise Thijssen-Schoute Foundation

Grotius Institute, The Hague, 1980–1992 (chair) • Huygens Institute, The Hague, 1992–2014 (senior researcher) • Member of the board of Grotiana • Secretary to the Dutch Association of Neo-Latinists

Projects
• Europa Humanistica, a repertorium of 16th-century humanist editors
• Bible Criticism and Secularization in the Seventeenth Century (with prof. dr. Piet Steenbakkers)

Books
• Hugo Grotius. A Lifelong Struggle for Peace in Church and State, 1583-1645 (Leiden 2014)
• Hugo de Groot, een leven in strijd om de vrede (Amsterdam 2007)
• (ed.) Hugo Grotius, Correspondence, vol. XIII–XVII (The Hague 1990–2001)
• Ismaël Boulliau (1605–1694) : astronome, épistolier, nouvelliste et intermédiaire scientifique : ses rapports avec les milieux du “Libertinage érudit” (Amsterdam 1994)
• Ismael Boulliau (1605–1694). Nieuwsjager en correspondent (PhD, Nijmegen 1980)