Jonas Roelens

Contact info

  • PhD fellow
  • Address: Vakgroep Geschiedenis, Ufo, Sint-Pietersnieuwstraat 35, B-9000 Ghent
  • Telephone: +32 (0) 331 02 43
  • Fax: + 32 (0)9 331 02 99
  • E-mail: Jonas.Roelens@ugent.be

 

Research interests

The Low Countries, cultural and urban history, gender and sexuality, sodomy

Current and past research projects

FWO research project: 'Early modern urban discourses on sodomy in the Southern Netherlands.' 

Representative publications 

  • Roelens, J. "From Slurs to Silence? Sodomy and Mendicants in the Writings of Catholic Laymen in Early Modern Ghent." In: Sixteenth Century Journal, 46 (2015), pp. 629-49.
  • Roelens, J. "Visible Women. Female Sodomy in the Late Medieval and Early Modern Southern Netherlands (1400-1550)." In: BMGN/Low Countries Historical Review, 130 (2015), pp. 3-24.

Full publication list 

UGent bibliography