Centre for the History of the Book


Dr Elena Maria Șorban

Elena Maria Șorban is a reader in medieval musicology and Gregorian musical palaeography at the „G. Dima” Music Academy in Cluj. She studied in Cluj, Bucharest, Budapest, Erlangen-Nürnberg and Madeira. She wrote a PhD on Gregorian music in medieval Transylvania … Continue reading

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Dr Doina Biro Hendre

Doina Biro Hendre is curator and head of the Batthyaneum Library in Alba Iulia. She wrote a PhD at the Sorbonne (Paris IV) on the history of the Batthyány family in the 18th century (Les Batthyany, une famille de magnats … Continue reading

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Dr Andreea Mârza

Andrea Mârza is teaching Latin at the Faculty of Greek-Catholic Theology of the Babeș-Bolyai University, Cluj. She wrote a PhD dissertation on the Late Crusade in the works of Enea Silvio Piccolomini (Cluj, 2008). She had scholarships at the Universities … Continue reading


Dr Cristian Mladin

Cristian Mladin holds a PhD from the University of Bucharest. Since 2016, he has been working at the Batthyaneum Library in Alba Iulia.


Dr Ciprian Firea

Ciprian Firea has a PhD in art history from the Babeș-Bolyai University of Cluj (2010), and is currently a researcher at the Institute for Archaeology and Art History in Cluj. He has scholarships at the New Europe College-Bucharest, at the … Continue reading