Pre PhD candidate/guest
Vera Funke is a dual PhD candidate at Leiden University Dual PhD Centre. Working title: 'William of Orange 1840-1879, biography'.
Vera Funke studied Culturele Studies at the University of Amsterdam and specialized in the history of Dutch publishers of the 19th century. She worked as a freelance writer on assignment, as a result of which she published books on a variety of topics. Also she worked as an editor at various music magazines. A period of other activities followed. In spring 2017 her last book appeared. She will now dedicate herself to a PhD research concerning the biography of the (never crowned) William of Orange (1840-1879), eldest sun of the Dutch king William III. For further information see the website of Vera Funke. For more information go to website Vera Funke.