Medieval island monasteries

The aim is to systematically record the island monasteries on the edges of Europe. The project is embedded in the international research of Yann Codou, Michel Lauwers and Gabriela Signori. Research results on Ireland and Norway have been published so far.


  • Kehnel, Annette/ Wehrle, Franziska, List of Medieval Religious Houses on Islands: Norway, in: Journal of Medieval Monastic Studies 20 (2021), S. 89–122.
  • Kehnel, Annette, List of Medieval Religious Houses on Islands: Ireland, in: Signori, Gabriela (Hg.), Inselklöster / Klosterinseln: Topographie und Toponymie einer monastischen Formation (=Studien zur Germania Sacra, N.F. 9), Berlin 2019, S. 101–21.