Constantin Fasolt

Dr. Constantin Fasolt

Karl J. Weintraub Professor, University of Chicago


Some recent publications

Past Sense: Studies in Medieval and Early Modern European History. Brill.

The Limits of History. Chicago: University of Chicago Press. 

Council and Hierarchy: The Political Thought of William Durant the Younger. Cambridge University Press.

Texts to download

“Breaking up Time—Escaping from Time: Self-Assertion and Knowledge of the Past”. In Lorez, C. y B. Bevernage, eds. Breaking Up Time: Negotiating the Borders between Present, Past and Future. Göttingen: Vandenhoeck & Ruprecht, pp. 176-196.

“Respect for the Word: What Calvin and Wittgenstein Had Against Images”. In Nelson, A., ed. John Calvin, Myth and Reality: Images and Impact of Geneva’s Reformer. Papers of the 2009 Calvin Studies Society Colloquium. Eugene, OR: Cascade Books, pp. 165-190.

“History and Religion in the Modern Age”History and Theory, Theme Issue, no. 45, pp. 10-26.