Alexandra Vukovich is Research Fellow at St Edmund Hall, University of Oxford. She has a PhD in medieval history, University of Cambridge, Jesus College (Thesis: The Ritualisation of Political Power in Early Rus). She is a member of the International Research Unit for the Society for Biblical Literatures (Slavonic Parabiblical Traditions) and the Oxford Research Centre for the Humanities (TORCH). Alexandra’s academic interests lie in the history of political thought and practice and medieval religion of the Byzantine world through written culture, focusing on Byzantium, the Balkans, and Rus/Muscovy. Her publications cover the Slavonic world and the Byzantine cultural sphere, ranging from the Balkans to northern Europe from the 10th to 16th centuries.