About us

Aims and activities

The Association for Low Countries Studies (ALCS) We promote the scholarly study of the language, culture, history and society of the Low Countries. We represent the interests of Low Countries studies.

We publish an award winning journal, Dutch Crossing, we organise academic conferences and student days, and we award research grants and students' prizes.

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Membership of the ALCS is open to anyone with an academic interest in the Low Countries. Benefits:

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