Medieval History - Medieval Studies
About this Fellow
Richard Sharpe is Professor of Diplomatic at Wadham College, University of Oxford. In 2018 he was elected an Honorary Member of the Royal Irish Academy.
- Professor of Diplomatic, University of Oxford, and Fellow of Wadham College
- Professor of Diplomatic, University of Oxford, 1990
- Fellow, Wadham College, University of Oxford, 1990
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.