Graduate students in Medieval Studies


Omar Abdel-Ghaffar

Center for Middle East Studies
M.A. (Middle Eastern, South Asian, and African Studies) Columbia University
B.A. (Political Science) University of California
Omar is interested in Mamluk agrarian law, practice, and administration. His interests include legal history, peasant history, and agrarian studies. 
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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)

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

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
Jonas Hermann

Jonas Hermann

Department of Germanic Languages and Literatures
B.A. German Studies, English and American Studies, University of Freiburg
M.A. German Literature, University of Freiburg; M.St. Modern Languages (Medieval German), University of Oxford

Jonas Hermann's research interests are in manuscript studies and the production and dissemination of medieval religious literature, especially ...

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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