Students

Tess Fitzsimmons '21

Tess Fitzsimmons

Area(s) of Interest: Augustine; Gregory the Great; Prudentius; Boethius; Cassiodorus; Late Antique Church councils; Late Antique Christian poetry; liturgics; the history of biblical exegesis; the roots of papal government; Classical ethnography

Samuel Mitchell '21

Samuel Mitchell

Area(s) of Interest: Greek linguistics; Greco-Roman contexts of early Christian literature; Early Christianity schisms; succession crises in early Christianity

Juliana Vossenberg '21

Juliana Vossenberg

Area(s) of Interest: Ancient story-telling; Late Antique hagiography; women and liminal figures in religion; Latin pedagogy

Karl Berg '22

Karl Berg

Area(s) of Interest: early Christian archaeology, early Christians in the Roman military, history of the Christian persecution and of the Constantinian dynasty, New Testament

Rachel Edney '22

Rachel Edney

Area(s) of Interest: Syriac Christianity; hagiography; asceticism; Late Antique church councils; Christian polemics in Late Antiquity; history of biblical exegesis; reception history of patristic texts

Lucy Grinnan '22

Lucy Grinnan

Area(s) of Interest: Gnostic and Early Christian theories of the body and soul; Christian mysticism; female monastic lives; Classical reception in the later Roman world; dance and choreography; spoken Latin.