Graduate Students in Medieval Studies

Celtic Languages and Literatures

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Celeste Andrews

Department of Celtic Languages and Literatures
M.A. Medieval Welsh Literature, Aberystwyth University (2016); MLitt, Medieval Studies, St. Andrews (2014)
B.A. Medieval Studies and History, Smith College (2013)


John Kee

John Kee

Department of the Classics (Byzantine Greek)
M.A. (Medieval Studies), Central European University
B.A. (Classics and Philosophy), Dartmouth College
Research interests: Byzantine literary and cultural history, especially 11th-12th century; late antiquity; geography and the environment in premodern... Read more about John Kee


Anna Kelner

Anna Kelner

Department of English
A.M. Harvard University
B.A. Columbia University

Ahmed Seif

Department of English
B.A. University of Mississippi
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Alexander Lugo

Department of English
Interests: Old and Middle English poetry and prose; Medieval Latin; Old Norse sagas; Medieval theology and mysticism; contemporary theory and philosophy

Harvard Extension School


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Reed Morgan

Department of History
M.Phil (Archaeological Research and Anglo-Saxon, Norse, and Celtic) University of Cambridge
B.A. (Archaeological Studies), Yale University
Reed is interested in textual, archaeological, and scientific approaches to the history of Late Antiquity and the Early Middle Ages.  His research focuses... Read more about Reed Morgan
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Elena Shadrina

Department of History
M.A. (Medieval Studies), University of Toronto
B.A. (History), University of Toronto
Elena specializes in the Central Middle Ages, and is especially interested in Italian legal and economic history.

Sama Mammadova

History Department
B.A. Harvard University
Sama received her joint BA in History and History of Art and Architecture at Harvard University in 2017 and has entered the History PhD program in 2019 to... Read more about Sama Mammadova

History of Art and Architecture


Committee on the Study of Religion

Romance Languages and Literatures


Juan Manuel Arias

Department of Romance Languages and Literatures
B.A. (Literature) Universidad de los Andes (Colombia)
M.A. (Literature) Universidad de los Andes (Colombia)
Juan's research interests include the transmission and translation of stories and exempla through the Middle Ages; comparative literature and folklore; fables... Read more about Juan Manuel Arias

Luca Politi

Department of Romance Languages and Literatures
A.B. Princeton University

Carlos Gonzalez

Department of Romance Languages and Literatures
B.A. (Language and Culture Studies) Trinity College, Hartford
Research Interests: 20th and 21st century French and Spanish fiction; experimental and nontraditional narratives; Decadent and fin-de-siècle literature;... Read more about Carlos Gonzalez