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Name Professor Carolyn Muessig
Job title Professor of Medieval Religion
Department Department of Religion and Theology University of Bristol
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Qualifications B.A.(N.Y.State), M.A.(Tor.), M.S.L.(Pontif.Inst.Tor.), Ph.D.(Montr.)
Professional details
Membership of professional bodies I am co-editor [with Veronica O'Mara] of the journal Medieval Sermon Studies and series co-editor [with George Ferzoco] of Medieval Religion and Culture (Routledge).
Keywords monastic education
Medieval religion
medieval culture
monastic preaching
late medieval stigmatics
Areas of expertise My research interests include: monastic education and preaching, especially the sermons of Hildegard of Bingen and Jacques de Vitry. I have published editions and translations of the sermons of Jacques de Vitry, and articles on his sermons which discuss chastity and the Cathars. I am presently working on late medieval stigmatics.