Towards a Subaltern History of the Crusades?
Lecture | April 9 | 5-7 p.m. | 3335 Dwinelle Hall
Christopher J. Tyerman, Oxford University Professor of the History of the Crusades
Christopher J. Tyerman is Professor of the History of the Crusades at Oxford University. His research considers the cultural, religious, political and social phenomenon of crusading in medieval Western Europe between the eleventh and sixteenth centuries. He has published widely on various aspects of the crusades and on crusade historiography from the Middle Ages to the present day. Recent books include Gods War: A New History of the Crusades (2006) and The Debate on the Crusades, 1099-2010 (2011).