New member of DISSINET
Dr. Robert Shaw (DPhil from the University of Oxford, awarded in 2015, thesis on The Celestine Monks of France c. 1350-1450: Monastic Reform in an Age of Schism, Council and War) was selected as the best candidate for a postdoctoral position in the DISSINET team. He joins the team on 1 May 2019, and we are excited to welcome him. His research project within DISSINET will focus on Languedoc in the 13th to early 14th century as well as selected cases from Germany in the later Middle Ages.
Tereza Menšíková received the IGA grant
The Masaryk University Internal Grant Agency will fund her project Challenging Marginalisation Online: The Case of Dalit Movement Network Through Blog and News Platforms.
The journal Sacra has a new website
The Journal Sacra has a new website. Readers will find not only a new design and detailed information for authors but also news from the field of religious studies.
ERC Consolidator Grant awarded to Dr. Zbíral
Dr. Zbíral has been awarded the ERC Consolidator Grant for a five-year research project “Networks of Dissent: Computational Modelling of Dissident and Inquisitorial Cultures in Medieval Europe”.