Anna Gehler studied History with the focus on Middle Age History at Freie Universität and received her Master`s Degree in 2016. Since 2017 she has been doctoral fellow at the Excellence Cluster Topoi with the thesis “Informationsaustausch, Mobilität und Briefkultur und die westlichen Reiche um 600”. She also has participated in the PhD program “Ancient Languages and Texts” (ALT) at the Berlin Graduate School of Ancient Studies (BerGSAS).