Des saints aux sanctuaires: Bern, 14.11.2013 – Forum (Pdf – French)
2013 Balzan Prize for Medieval History
For his groundbreaking studies on medieval spirituality in Western Christianity and its central role in everyday life in the Middle Ages; for his research on the medieval conception of holiness and on the sacralization of space and time; for his contributions to research on monastic and women’s piety; for his all-encompassing knowledge and masterly presentation of the life, work, and influence of St. Francis of Assisi.
Des saints aux sanctuaires. Recherches sur la spatialisation du sacré dans l’Occident médiéval