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Professor Dr Willem Blockmans FBA

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About this Fellow

Political History Medieval Constitutionalism Medieval History - Medieval Studies



Current post

  • Former Rector, Netherlands Institute for Advanced Study; Emeritus Professor of Medieval History, University of Leiden


Emperor Charles V 2000, 2001, 2012

Introduction to Medieval Europe 300-1500 2014

Metropolen aan de Noordzee 2010, 2012

The Promised Lands. The Low Countries under Burgundian Rule, 1369-1530 1999

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Professor Peter Jackson

The Mongol Empire & its relations with the Catholic West; the Crusades & the Latin East; & the eastern Islamic world in the Middle Ages.

Professor Nancy Edwards

The archaeology of Wales and Ireland c. AD400-1150; early medieval inscribed stones and stone sculpture and the archaeology of the church; antiquarians and Welsh archaeology

Professor Elizabeth Eva Leach

History, theory, and analysis of 13th- and 14th-century music; music and French poetry in the same period; themes of love, violence, gender, and sexuality

Professor John Hudson

Medieval legal history; medieval historical writing; nineteenth-century scholarship on legal history, especially the work of F W Maitland