Lieke van Deinsen is a lecturer and postdoctoral researcher (NWO Rubicon fellowship) at the KU Leuven and VU Amsterdam (Cultural history & Art History) and conducts research on the visual and textual representations of female authorship and intellectual authority in the early modern Low Countries. In 2017 she completed her Ph.D. on processes of literary canon formation (Literaire erflaters. Canonvorming in tijden van culturele crisis, Verloren 2017). In the capacity of Johan Huizinga Fellow she published The Panpoëticon Batavûm. The Portrait of the Author as a Celebrity (Rijksmuseum 2016).

See also: Compiling lists in times of cultural crisis (NWO news article)