• In December 2018 and January 2019 respectively, Verena Krebs was elected to the Board of Directors as well as Assistant Executive Director of the Centre for Mediterranean Studies at RUB. (10.01.2019)

  • Public lecture at Center for Near and Middle Eastern Studies, Philipps University Marburg (29.11.) || Read on...

  • Public lecture at the Polish Academy of Sciences in Krakow (26.11) || Read on...

  • Verena Krebs interviewed in piece on connections between medieval history and contemporary ethnic clashes in Ethiopia (Washington Post, 3.11.2018) || Read article

'Medieval Cultural Realms and their Entanglements' at Ruhr-University Bochum

A very warm welcome on the brand-new website of the W1 Professorship 'Medieval Cultural Realms and their Entanglements' at the Department of History at Ruhr-University Bochum, Germany.

This site is still very much a work-in-progress. Please be patient with us while we get our digital bearings - it'll be worth it!

Foto: Nikolai Ingenerf Farmers walking in Gheralta, Tigray, Ethiopia / Ethiopian manuscript, 15th century / Murals decorating the ceiling of the rock-hewn church of Abuna Yemata Guh, Tigray, Ethiopia / Monk in the Tigrayan highlands (Photos: Verena B. Krebs)