Dr. Kimberly LoPrete

Status: 
Lecturer in History
University: 
National University of Ireland, Galway
Department: 
Department of History
Teaching: 
Med. Eur.
Research: 
Social, political and cultural history of medieval Europe, in particular 11th-12th c. and France; women in medieval society, notably aristocratic women; gender and lordship; the first crusade and the history of crusading; Europeans' encounters with non-Europeans and travels in Asia; medieval historical writing and uses of the past in the middle ages; manuscript studies, including palaeography, codicology and the transmission of texts