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Akademydei 2022

Date and time: Friday 16 September, 2022 | 14.00-16.30 hrs CET
Place: Westcord WTC Hotel, Heliconwei 52, Leeuwarden, Netherlands
Invitation and programme: click here for the programme (pdf).
Registration (mandatory): click here
Working language: Frisian and Dutch


13:30-14:00: Welcome with coffee/ tea


  • Words of welcome by dr. Han Nijdam
  • Speech by dr. Nelleke IJssennagger-van der Pluijm, managing director Fryske Akademy
  • Music


  • ‘Taalkunde en Taalbehâld’ - Lecture prof. dr. Arjen Versloot

15:00-15:30: Break with coffee/ tea


  • Lecture ‘De transysje fan de Fryske Feangreide yn histoarysk perspektyf (1600-1970)’ - Drs. Mark Raat
  • Lecture ‘Hoe lang bleven Noorden Zuid-Holland Fries? De Hollandse maar-namen als nieuwe naamkundige casus’  - Dr. Alex Kerkhof
  • Appointing new members
  • Music
  • Awarding ceremony 'Skripsjepriis 2020-2022'

16:30-17:30: Closure, with drinks & bites


Frisian Humanities

Of course, you can also attend one or more days of our Frisian Humanities conference, which takes place on Wednesday, Thursday and Friday morning at the same location (14-16 September 2022). More about this conference can be found at