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The Mysterious Disappearance of Polish Bishops from the Medieval Battle Fields

Event type
Seminar
Series
London Society for Medieval Studies
Event dates
, 5:30PM - 7:30PM
Address
Online- via Zoom
Speakers
Jacek Maciejewski (Kazimierz Wielki University, Bydgoszcz, Poland)
Contact
ihr.events@sas.ac.uk
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Jacek Maciejewski is Professor of Medieval History at the Kazimierz Wielki University in Bydgoszcz, Poland. His research interests are the formation and functioning of the episcopate, as well as the participation of clerics in acts of violence. His paper will look at the perceptible disappearance of Polish bishops from battlefields in the High and Late Middle Ages, providing case studies and comparisons within the region and with Scandinavia and western neighbours.

All welcome - This event is free, but booking is required.