Virtual Kick-off Meeting

Recent research and new approaches on Early and High Middle Ages

November 20th, 2020, Mainz (online)

In light of the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic, we decided to postpone the on-site conference to 2021. To dive into the topic of the conference, a virtual kick-off meeting will take place on Nov 20th, 2020.


10.00 Ludger Körntgen/Mainz: Introduction

10.10 Jochen Johrendt/Wuppertal: Der Priesterkönig Johannes

10.25 Discussion

10.50 Break

11.00 Georg Jostkleigrewe/Halle: The Ruler’s Power. Early Medieval Kingship as an Ephemeral Phenomenon (Anglo-Saxon England, 7th-8th Century)

11.10 Discussion

11.35 Steffen Patzold/Tübingen: Multilokalität und Elitenmobilität

11.45 Discussion

12.10 Break

12.20 Sebastian Scholz/Zürich: Zur rechtlichen Stellung von Frauen im frühen Mittelalter

12.30 Discussion

12.55 Carine van Rhijn/Utrecht: Prognostic Thinking in Early Medieval Europe

13.05 Discussion

13.30 General Discussion