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Drs. L.R.E. (Lucia) Admiraal

Faculty of Humanities
Capaciteitsgroep Religiestudies

Visiting address
  • Kloveniersburgwal 48
  • Room number:D 1.06
Postal address
  • Postbus 1622
    1000 BP Amsterdam
  • Profile

    Lucia Admiraal is a PhD candidate at the Amsterdam School for Regional, Transnational and European Studies (ARTES). Her research project 'Entangled loyalties. Middle Eastern Jewish views on Nazism and anti-Semitism in Europe in the Arabic-language Jewish press 1933-1948' is funded by NWO (PhD's in the Humanities 2016). The project is supervised by prof Gerard Wiegers, prof Irene Zwiep and dr Robbert Woltering. Lucia Admiraal graduated in History and Middle Eastern Studies at the University of Amsterdam and studied Arabic at the Netherlands-Flemish Institute in Cairo (NVIC). 

  • Publications

    Publications/ Papers 

    'Jihad of opportunisme? De kruistochten vanuit islamitisch perspectief' (book review), Geschiedenis Magazine 1 (2018), 34-35. 

    'Blik op het Arabische Oosten. De Egyptisch-Joodse krant al-Shams over nazisme en antisemitisme', ZemZem. Tijdschrift over het Midden-Oosten, Noord-Afrika en islam 1 (2016), 16-24. 

    ‘The fate of our Israelite brothers in Europe. The Egyptian-Jewish weekly al-Shams on Nazism and anti-Semitism’, The East and Europe conference 24-25 June 2016, University of Amsterdam

    Admiraal, Lucia, ‘“Het antisemitisme is een nieuw westers kolonialisme”. De Egyptische intellectueel ʿAbdallāh ʿInān over Nazisme, racisme en antisemitisme, 1934-36’ Skript Historisch Tijdschrift  37.3 (2015).

  • Other activities

    I am a member of the steering committee of the Amsterdam Centre for Middle Eastern Studies (ACMES).

    Scholarship on the Middle East at the University of Amsterdam is brought together in the Amsterdam Centre for Middle Eastern Studies. ACMES is an umbrella organization that acts as a podium for the University’s extensive expertise in this field and promotes collaboration between scholars beyond disciplinary boundaries.ACMES organizes lectures, master classes, conferences and seminars. Its mission is to strengthen and internationalize the Middle Eastern Studies profile of the University of Amsterdam. 

    I am an editor of ZemZem. Tijdschrift over het Midden-Oosten, Noord-Afrika en islam.

    I am co-organizer of the Utrecht/Amsterdam Seminar Global Intellectual History 

    Website ACMES
    Website ZemZem
    Global Intellectual History
  • Teaching


    • Islam (BA) 
    • Onderzoeksvaardigheden Religiewetenschappen II (BA)
    • Taalvaardigheid Arabisch 1 en 2 (Egyptian Arabic) (BA)
  • Publications




    • Lok, M. (participant) & Admiraal, L. (participant) (1-1-2020 - 31-12-2020). Global Intellectual HIstory seminar. Conveners/ directors Amsterdam Utrecht Seminar Global Intellectual History (organising a conference, workshop, ...).
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  • Ancillary activities
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