Aglaja Weindl, MA

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Institutional Affiliation:  Ludwig Maximilian University Munich (LMU)


Aglaja Weindl studied History, Literature and Art History in  Munich and Paris. She is now a researcher at the Chair for Modern History at Ludwig Maximilian University, Munich. Since 2018, she is a member of the joint DFG-SNF-research project “Lives in Transit” in cooperation with the University of Zurich. Her PhD project deals with the world tour of Archduke Franz Ferdinand of Austria in 1892/93, focusing on the experience of living in transit during a long maritime voyage and thus connecting global and royal history in her research.

Current research projects on modern monarchy:

PhD project: Lost in Transit? The World Tour of Archduke Franz Ferdinand of Austria-Este 1892/93 (funded by the DFG)



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