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Institute for Medieval Research • Austrian Academy of Sciences
Jelle Wassenaar studied History at Utrecht University, and graduated in 2016 with a thesis on social justice in the Carolingian world. He is currently a PhD student at the Austrian Academy of Sciences in the HERA-project ‘After Empire: Using and Not Using the Past in the Crisis of the Carolingian World’. His research interests include conceptions of ethnicity and social hierarchy in the early medieval West, social history, and the history of poverty.