How to become a king in medieval Europe?

Levi Roach (University of Exeter) & Björn Weiler (Aberystwyth University) in Conversation

Chaired by Ryan Kemp (University of Bonn)

Medieval Europe was a world of kings, but what did this mean to those who did not themselves wear a crown? How could they prevent corrupt and evil men from seizing the throne? How could they ensure that rulers would not turn into tyrants?

You are invited to a launch event for Paths to Kingship in Medieval Latin Europe, c. 950–1200, published by Cambridge University Press on October 14.

28 October 2021 1730 – 1900 GMT (29 October 0330 – 0500 AEDT).