D.Phil. Oxford University
On leave 2016-2017
Racha Kirakosian is a scholar of Middle High German language and literature, as well as medieval mysticism, spirituality, and female sanctity. She has written on the life and works of the female mystic Christina von Hane and theNachleben of the late Carolingian royal saint, Ricburg, and currently is working on the late medieval reception of St. Gertrude of Helfta.