MemberNicola Calleri

Nicola Calleri holds a master degree in Medieval History at University of Genova, as well as a state diploma in Archiving, Palaeography and Diplomatics at the State Archive of Genova (the main medieval notarial archive on earth). As a scholar of Giovanni Rebora, his research – based on unreleased documentary fonts – developed around sourcing, trading and consumption of food in the Mediterranean area in pre-industrial ages. In specialistic niches his papers raised genuine interest at various latitudes, gaining dissemination among the four winds. He standed in the committee of the prize dedicated to Giovanni Rebora. In adulthood he also attended 2 out of 3 years of Corporate Law bachelor degree at University of Genova.

MemberStephanie J. Lahey

… Winter School in Latin Paleography and Codicology. Roma, Italia.
2017 Jun — TNA–PAST (The National Archives Postgraduate Archival Skills Training), Medieval Legal Records Workshop. Richmond, UK.
2017 Jun — London International Palaeography Summer School. London, UK.

Stephanie J. Lahey is a SSHRC-funded PhD candidate at the University of Victoria. Her dissertation—a corpus-based study on use of ‘offcuts’ (low-quality parchment scraps) in later medieval English manuscripts—is jointly supervised by Dr. Iain Macleod Higgins (Victoria) and Dr. Erik Kwakkel (UBC iSchool). Starting in September 2021, she will expand upon this research as a SSHRC Postdoctoral Fellow at the University of Toronto’s Centre for Medieval Studies. A recent Guest Researcher at Universiteit Leiden and instructor at DHSI and at the University of Victoria, she is Editorial Assistant of Early Middle English, and active in outreach for the Canadian Society of Medievalists. Her research interests include medieval codicology, palaeography, and manuscript production; quantitative and digital humanities; and public humanities.

MemberTorsten Schaßan

Some Roads to Script Classification: Via Taxonomies and Other Ways, in: Kodikologie und Paläographie im digitalen Zeitalter 4 / Codicology and Palaeography in the Digital Age 4. Hrsg. von Hannah Busch, Franz Fischer und Patrick Sahle. Noderstedt: Books on Demand, 2017. S. 165-177.
Digitale Quellen – Datei- und Datenformate, in: Clio Guide – Ein Handbuch zu digitalen Ressourcen für die Geschichtswissenschaften. Hrsg. von Laura Busse, Wilfried Enderle, Rüdiger Hohls…

MemberAlessandro Gelsumini

…After graduating with honours in Ancient Philology (MA) in 2018, I began my studies at the Vatican School of Palaeography, Diplomatics and Archives Administration, which I am at present attending. In the philological field, I chiefly deal with late antique and mediaeval Latin grammatical treatises.
I am currently working with Atlantyca S.p.A. (Milan) as a translator from modern languages to Latin.
In March 2020 I was awarded a research grant at the University of Pisa for th…

Aspiring philologist. A lover of dogs, mountains and useless hobbies.