Dr. Kimberly LoPrete

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