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UK Fellow, Section H8, Medieval Studies, elected in 2007

Professor John Gillingham FBA

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About this Fellow

Medieval history: narrative sources, primarily in north-western Europe in the 11th to 13th centuries, as evidence for the perceptions and values that shaped war and politics.



Current post

  • Emeritus Professor, London School of Economics and Political Science


William II. The Red King 2015

Christian Warriors and the Enslavement of Fellow Christians Chevalerie et christianisme 2011

Conquests, Catastrophe and Recovery. Britain and Ireland 1066-1485 2014

From 'Civilitas' to Civility: Codes of Manners in Medieval and early Modern England Transactions of the Royal Historical Society, 6th ser. Vol.12 2002

The English in the Twelfth Century. Imperialism, National Identity and Political Values (Woodbridge) 2000

Richard I 1999

Other Medieval Studies Fellows

Professor Bruce Campbell

The economic history of late-medieval Britain and Ireland, with particular reference to human-environment interactions during the 14th century and trends in agricultural output and productivity from the 13th to 19th centuries

Dr Jean Dunbabin

French history from 1000 - 1350; the French in the kingdom of Sicily, 1266-1309; the political ideas of Godfrey of Viterbo; the sires de Beaujeu, 950-1350

Professor Sylvia Huot

Medieval French literature & manuscripts, particularly the 'Roman de la Rose', courtly allegory & prose romance.

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