Carlsberg Fellowship 2: did the Teutonic Order possess lands in Medieval Denmark?

Authors: Mihkel Mäesalu and Stefan Pajung, Carlsberg fellowship grantees. Historical research works in peculiar ways. Sometimes historians discover new facts, but choose not to give significance to them and so these facts can remain unknown to the wider circle of history enthusiasts. This is the case with the possessions of the Teutonic Order in Medieval…

Dr. Flemming Besenbacher, Chairman of the Board of the Carlsberg Foundation and Deputy Head of the Frederiksborg Museum, announcing the Carlsberg Foundation fellowships for the study of Danish-Estonian history in the presence of Queen Margrethe II.

Estonian and Danish researchers in the Carlsberg Foundation fellowship project

What traces have the former relations between the Danes and Estonians left in the history and historical memory of our countries? This will be studied by Estonian and Danish researchers in the Carlsberg Foundation fellowship project, in cooperation with the Frederiksborg Museum of National History, Tallinn City Museum and the University of Tartu. On 15…