Carlos Baliñas Pérez

Category: Historian
Birth Date: 8th March 1961
Birth Place: León
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He graduated as a doctor of History (Medieval History) at Santiago University in 1990. During the period 1986-87,' he held a scholarship of the 'Consello da Cultura Galega' and he also became a research scholarship holder of the Xunta de Galicia (1987-88). From 1988 to 1993, he was an assistant lecturer of Medieval History Santiago de Compostela University. In 1992, he was a scholarship holder and visitor professor of the British Academy. From 1996 to 1999, he worked as an assistant lecturer of Medieval History at Santiago University, becoming a Professor in 1999. Since 1996, he has worked as a Professor in the Faculty of Humanities in Lugo.

 Work & Activities

WORKS: Defensores e traditores: un modelo de relación entre poder monárquico e oligarquía nobiliar en la Galicia altomedieval (718-1037), Santiago de Compostela, 1988. Do mito á realidade: a definición social e territorial de Galicia da alta Idade Media, Santiago de Compostela, 1992. Gallegos del año mil, A Coruña, 1998. Other research works on the social history of Galicia (700-1100 AD) and the urban society of Lugo in the Middle Ages.

 Other Interesting Aspects

He is a member of the Spanish Society of Medieval Studies and secretary of the Faculty of Humanities in Lugo (2000 -).