Ein Universalgelehrter zwischen Spätmittelalter und Früher Neuzeit: Bestandsaufnahme und Perspektiven
[Konrad Peutinger – A Universal Scholar between the Late Middle Ages and Early Modern Era: An Inventory and Perspectives]
Ed. by Kießling, Rolf
Series:Colloquia Augustana 35
Aims and Scope
This volume documents a conference held on the occasion of the 550th anniversary of the Augsburg municipal clerk Konrad Peutinger. It honors the broad scope of his work as a politician, jurist, and humanist, highlights facets of his legacy, and lends new impetus to further research. The thematic range includes consideration of municipal politics and journalism, aspects of his knowledge, and a critical examination of the culture of remembrance.