Medieval History - Medieval Studies
About this Fellow
Medieval German literature: mysticism; allegory; learned discourse (vernacular reception of the artes); didacticism; courtly romance; orientalism; discourses of gender and violence
Medieval French literature & manuscripts, particularly the 'Roman de la Rose', courtly allegory & prose romance.
The medieval & Renaissance literature & history of Spain from 1200 to 1700, with special interests in literacy, libraries & the history of ideas; humanism; imperialism
The social & cultural history of Continental Europe in Late Antiquity & the Middle Ages.