A.P. (Anne) Sieberichs MA

PhD Candidate
Celtic and Classics

Anne Sieberichs is an employed PhD candidate within the NWO VIDI project ‘Lettercraft and Epistolary Performance in Early Medieval Europe’.  Anne studies the role of lettercraft in the process of building consensus during episcopal successions in the Merovingian period. By studying narrative sources, this research aims to find out how epistolary performance could convince the intended audience involved in the episcopal election into the desired candidate.