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literature and language professor

Han Johannes Jacobus Steenwijk, Dutch literature and language professor. Achievements include first to standardize of written Resian (orthography, parts of the grammar, dictionary).

Background

Steenwijk, Han Johannes Jacobus was born on May 27, 1959 in Enschede, Overijssel, Netherlands. Son of Dick Dirk Lambertus Steenwijk and Truus Geertruida Maria Steenwijk-Krommendijk.

Education

Doctor of Philosophy in Slavic Languages, Lits., Rijksuniversiteit Leiden, Netherlands, 1992.

Career

Researcher Sorbisches Institute, Bautzen, Germany, 1993—2001. Associate professor University Padova, Italy, since 2001. Consultant Municipality of Resia, Udine, Italy, 1992—2005.

Achievements

  • Achievements include first to standardize of written Resian (orthography, parts of the grammar, dictionary).

Connections

Married Süreyya Yildirim, July 18, 1997. Children: Dirk Laurens Yakup, Jeroen Hendrik Ibrahim, Melchior Amadeus Yahya.

father:
Dick Dirk Lambertus Steenwijk

mother:
Truus Geertruida Maria Steenwijk-Krommendijk

spouse:
Süreyya Yildirim

children:
Dirk Laurens Yakup Steenwijk

Jeroen Hendrik Ibrahim Steenwijk

Melchior Amadeus Yahya Steenwijk