‘The Ordinary Name of Power’: Law and Justice in the Tenth and Eleventh Centuries I

Hi! I’m Alice Hicklin, the second postdoctoral researcher working on ‘After Empire’. I’m based in Berlin, where the title of our project is ‘Legal Pasts and Normative Orders’. For our contribution, we seek to assess the role of law in the tenth and early eleventh centuries. This is an important objective and area of research,…

Embodying dynasties: tombs, bodies and politics in the tenth century

Hello! I’m Sarah Greer, one of the postdoctoral research fellows working on After Empire: Using and Not Using the Past in the Tenth Century. The research project that I’m working on as part of my fellowship looks at how burial sites were used in the tenth century. More specifically, I’m interested in royal mausolea –…