Dr. des., holder of a PhD with a dissertation on games and play in medieval education. A former teaching and research assistant at the University of Zurich, since September 2016 she has been working at the University of Berne, Faculty of Theology, as a postdoc. Caflisch’s research interests also include medieval philosophy, medieval theatre and medieval queenship. Printed publications: “Bodies on a Mission. A Historical Approach through Textual Analysis”, in Communing Bodies. Body as a Medium in Religious Symbol Systems, Zurich-Baden-Baden 2014, pp. 367-386; Spielend lernen. Spiel und Spielen in der mittelalterlichen Bildung, Thorbecke, forthcoming 2017.