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Professor James Clark

Research supervision

Supervision

 

I welcome doctoral proposals on any aspect of church, intellectual and religious life in the later Middle Ages and pre-Reformation  period. Particular interests include (but are not confined to) monastic culture, the universities after Wyclif, the reception of the classics and the production, transmission and reading of books in manuscript and early print.

 

Current PhD projects:

 

Desmond Atkinson:

 

Cardinal Archbishop John Morton as late medieval prelate

 

Joyce Beelman

 

Oxford, Bodl., MS A 42, and learning and spirituality at the English houses of Fontevraud

 

Edwina Thorn

 

Nicholas Trevet and ThomasWaleys’ commentaries on Augustine’s De ciuitae Dei and later medieval approaches to antiquity

 

Harriett Webster

 

The Chronicon Anglicanum  of Ralph of Coggeshall

 

Destinations:

 

Harriett Webster

 

AHRC Postdoctoral project assistantship, University of Southampton, 2012

 

David Harry

 

Teaching Fellowship in Medieval History, University of Bristol, 2012

 

Mark Kauntze

 

Mellon Postdoctoral Fellowship, Northwestern University, 2009