Dr. M. (Marjolein) Hageman

  • Lecturer

Telephone number: +31 (0)71 527 2125
E-Mail: m.hageman@hum.leidenuniv.nl
Faculty / Department: Faculteit der Geesteswetenschappen, Leiden Univ Centre for Linguistics, LUCL Frans
Office Address: Witte Singel-complex
van Wijkplaats 4
2311 BX Leiden

Fields of interest

French literature, especially classic theater
French history
Dutch history


I finished a PhD (cotutelle Sorbonne-Leiden) in September 2010 about the reception of Voltaire's theater in the Netherlands during the 18th century. I am still working on this subject.

Teaching activities

MTV1, during Fall semester 2011/12
MTV2, STV2 écrit, Civilisation and part of STV3, during Spring semester 2011/12

Curriculum vitae

Dr. Marjolein Hageman is an instructor of French. She comes from Paris and has dual nationality (Dutch and French). She studied French grammar and literature at the Sorbonne where she did a master's thesis entitled: Voltaire, La Tolérance et les Pays-Bas (Voltaire, Tolerance and the Netherlands). She has obtained a Teacher's Certificate and taught a few years French near Paris. She is actually teaching French and French literature in Middelburg at Roosevelt Academy (University college from Utrecht). She studied and played theater in France (10 years), Cambridge (1 month), Leiden-Amsterdam (1 year), and Florence.
In September 2010, she obtained her doctorate in French literature. Her PhD thesis is entitled La Réception du théâtre de Voltaire dans les Provinces-Unies au XVIIIème siècle (The Reception of Voltaire's Theater in the Netherlands during the XVIIIth century) for the Sorbonne and Leiden University.

Key publications

La naturalisation des textes de Voltaire aux Pays-Bas (2006)

'La Réception du théâtre de Voltaire aux Pays-Bas' in Revue Voltaire (2007)

Last Modified: 11-12-2015