This Blog is part of the research project “Die Performanz der Wappen. Zur Entwicklung von Funktion und Bedeutung heraldischer Kommunikation in der mittelalterlichen Kultur (12.-15. Jahrhundert)” which is the base of the Dilthey-Fellowship which was granted by the Initiative “Pro Geisteswissenschaften” of the Volkswagen Foundation and Fritz Thyssen Foundation.


About the Blog:
… the prupose
… the structure
… how to contribute
… backgrounds


Cite the article as: Torsten Hiltmann, "Backgrounds/Sponsor", in: Heraldica Nova: Medieval and Early Modern Heraldry from the Perspective of Cultural History (a blog), published: 12/06/2013, Internet:

Torsten Hiltmann

Torsten Hiltmann is Juniorprofessor for the High and Late Middle Ages and Auxiliary Sciences at the University of Münster. He is interested in medieval and early modern visual communication and heraldry, the medieval notion of kingship and the methods and technologies of Digital Humanities.

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