Izidor Janžekovič is an archaeologist and historian, currently researching for a PhD in comparative history at the Central European University in Vienna. He holds two MPhils in Archaeology and History in which he graduated summa cum laude at the University of Ljubljana. For the Master’s thesis about the “old Slavic sanctuary” at Ptuj Castle, he received Prešeren Award for the best Master’s thesis in his generation. He completed an MSt in British and European History at the University of Oxford with the thesis on the Anglo-Dutch Wars (1652–74). He has published numerous original articles in notable journals.