Medieval Studies Faculty

C. Jean Campbell 
Art History Department

FIELDS: Late Medieval/Renaissance Italian art and literature

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Vincent Cornell
Middle Eastern and South Asian Studies (MESAS) Department

FIELDS: Islamic thought, doctrinal and Social history of Sufism, political philosophy

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Rkia Cornell
Middle Eastern and South Asian Studies (MESAS) Departmet 

FIELDS: Qur'anic exegesis, women in Islam, translation work and language pedagogy

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Maria Carrion

Department of Spanish and Portugese

FIELDS: 17th-century Spanish drama; 16th-century Spanish narratives; Renaissance theories of architecture and the arts; histories of marriage, sexuality & the law; representation and performance in narrative and drama

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Kevin Corrigan

Graduate Institute of Libreral Arts

FIELDS: Classics, Philosophy, Religion, Patristics, Literature, Theory

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Judith Evans Grubbs

History Department

Fields: Late antiquity, slavery, Roman law, women and the family in Roman law

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Ann Hartle

Philosophy Department

FIELDS: Nature of philosophy, philosophy and theology, political thought

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Roxani Margariti
Middle Eastern and South Asian Studies (MESAS) Department

FIELDS: Social and Academic History, Medieval Middle East; Mediterranean and Indian Ocean History; Urban History and Archaeology of Port Cities; Merchants and Social Networks; Shipbuilding Technology and Navigation


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James Morey
English Department

FIELDS: The medieval vernacular Bible; popular medieval religious literature; Latin Biblical commentaries; Dante

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Gordon Newby

Middle Eastern and East Asian Studies (MESAS) Department

FIELDS: Jewish-Christian-Muslim relations (history, culture, literature); Late Antiquity to early Islam; sacred texts in early Middle Ages;  comparative semitic philology

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Elizabeth Pastan
Art History Department

FIELDS: 12th- and 13th-Century Gothic Art; medieval stained glass; Cathar heresy in Northern France; medieval Jews in Northern France; Iconographic studies 

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Philip Reynolds

Candler School of Theology

FIELDS: Medieval Christian thought; scholasticism; Bonaventure and Aquinas; mystical theology; appropriation of philosophy in medieval theology; marriage in the medieval church; cannon law

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Sharon Strocchia 

History Department

FIELDS: Italian Renaissance; social history of fifteenth-century Florence; female religious communities in Renaissance Italy; gender and sexuality in early modern Europe; social history of medicine in premodern Europe

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Garth Tissol

Classics Department

FIELDS: Latin literature, English literature and the Classics, Ancient comedy, Hellenistic Greek poetry

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Eric Varner
Art History Department

FIELDS: late antique sculpture (esp. portrait sculpture, imperial relief monuments, sarcophagi); late antique painting and mosaic; late antique numismatic art; monument and topography of late antique Rome