Current Member

Guillaume Calafat

Funding provided by the Herodotus Fund
Historical Studies
Field of Study
Early Modern Mediterranean Legal and Maritime History
Home Institution
Université Paris 1 Panthéon-Sorbonne

G. Calafat is working on Corsican families that were established in several port cities in Southern Europe and Ottoman North Africa (1550s-1650s). Investigating the relationships between religion, law and trade, he is focusing on their economic activities and networks through legal documents, notarial deeds, diplomatic correspondences and material artefacts.

Dates at IAS
  • Historical Studies
Université Paris 1 Panthéon-Sorbonne / Università di Pisa Ph.D., 2013
Université Paris 1 Panthéon-Sorbonne M.A./M.Phil., 2008
École Normale Supérieure Agrégation, 2006
2011–2014 French School of Rome
2003–2008 École normale supérieure of Paris