Digital lecture Dante de Ruijsscher, 'Oppidum dardenbourg et portum ipsius: Seeking Aardenburg's High Medieval Harbour'

When
05-11-2021 from 16:00 to 17:00
Where
Digital: MS Teams
Language
English
Organizer
Stefan Meysman
Contact
Stefan.Meysman@UGent.be

Lecture by Dante de Ruijsscher (Ghent University, BE) for the Digital Medieval Urban History Network

Friday 5th November 2021 (16h00 CET, 15h00 GMT), Dante de Ruijsscher (Ghent University, BE) will deliver a paper titled 'Oppidum dardenbourg et portum ipsius: Seeking Aardenburg's High Medieval Harbour'

Dante de Ruijsscher is a PhD fellow at Ghent University's Historical Archaeology Group (Department of Archaeology) and a member of the Pirenne Institute. He conducts PhD research on the geographical development of the Zwin region between the 4th and 14th c. AD, with a focus on the development of the town of Aardenburg. His research is part of the large-scale Concerted Research Action-project High Tide - Low Tide on Bruges' lost medieval harbour system and the maritime cultural landscape, led by archaeologist Prof. dr. Wim De Clercq. De Ruijsscher has (co)authored several articles on the topic.

This lecture is the 26th event of the Digital Medieval Urban History Network, directed by the Henri Pirenne Institute at Ghent University and the Department of History at Queen Mary University London.

The network's digital lectures are open to all, for registration to the MS Teams group please get in touch with Prof. Miri Rubin (QMUL) or Dr. Stefan Meysman (Ghent)