Maarten van Gageldonk


Started teaching in Animation in 2021

Maarten van Gageldonk

Maarten van Gageldonk teaches the Research Positioning module from MA Animation.

He holds an MA English Language and Culture, MA American Studies and a PhD in American Studies from Radboud University Nijmegen.


Gageldonk specialises in Visual Culture, Literature, Animation History & Theory. Among his projects, he has co-edited the book Animation and Memory for Palgrave in 2020, and is urrently working on a book on the history of Dutch animation. Gageldonk is also the Head of Program at Kaboom Animation Festival in Amsterdam.