Roman Roobroeck

Contact info


  • Research Fellow
  • Address: Vakgroep Geschiedenis, UFO, Sint-Pietersnieuwstraat 35, B-9000 Gent
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Research interests

Cultural history; religious identities in the seventeenth and eighteenth centuries; interconfessional relations; historical anthropology; Counter-reformation and confessionalization; microhistory; devotional experiences in peasant society

Current and past research projects

IUAP VII/26: 'City and Society in the Low Countries (ca.1200-ca.1850)'. The 'condition urbaine': between resilience and vulnerability'