Désirée Scholten, Participant
Désirée Scholten was born on August 12, 1987 in Naarden, the Netherlands. At Utrecht University she received her Bachelor degree in History, and her Masters degree in Medieval Studies. After obtaining these degrees she enrolled in a PhD project on Cassiodorus at the University of Cambridge as part of the HERA project.
The transmission of knowledge in the early middle ages, lay-out and reading strategies in manuscripts, and other forms of dealing with literacy and the written word.