Professor Marek Tamm, Tallinn University
Marek Tamm is professor of cultural history and senior research fellow at the School of Humanities in Tallinn University. He is also Head of Tallinn University Centre of Excellence in Intercultural Studies and editor of the cultural monthly Vikerkaar and of the Journal of the Philosophy of History. Graduated in history and semiotics at the University of Tartu, he earned his master’s degree in medieval studies from the Ecole des Hautes Etudes en Sciences Sociales in Paris and his doctorate in medieval history from Tallinn University. His primary research fields are cultural history of medieval Europe, theory and history of historiography, and cultural memory studies.