Sabine Schmolinsky is Professor of Medieval History at the University of Erfurt. She specializes in concepts of spatio-temporality in medieval history, subject formation and self-testimonials, and medievalism in the modern era. She is currently working on religious violence and gender. Her recent publications include Sich schreiben in der Welt des Mittelalters. Begriffe und Konturen einer mediävistischen Selbstzeugnisforschung (Winkler, 2012).