Meet Our Faculty

John Eldevik, Associate Professor of History

B.A., Pomona College; M.A. and Ph.D., University of California, Los Angeles
Areas of expertise: social and economic history of the early Middle Ages, history of law and mechanisms of conflict resolution and the perceptions of non-Christian peoples and lands in medieval manuscript culture

Barbara Gold, the Edward North Professor and Chair of Classics and Greek Literature

B.A., University of Michigan; M.A. and Ph.D., University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill
Areas of expertise: classical literature and social history, feminist theory and late antiquity and medieval literature

Lydia Hamessley, Professor of Music

B.Mus.Ed., Texas Lutheran College; M.A. and Ph.D., University of Minnesota
Areas of expertise: American folk and traditional musics, banjo, music and film, Medieval and Renaissance music, music and gender

Roberta Krueger, the Burgess Professor of French

B.A., Wesleyan University; M.A., University of California at Santa Cruz; Ph.D., University of California at Santa Cruz
Areas of expertise: medieval and Renaissance French literature and culture, medieval and early modern women writers, Chrétien de Troyes, Christine de Pizan, Antoine de la Sale, medieval European courtly romance, medieval and early modern conduct books, and French language pedagogy

John McEnroe, the John and Anne Fischer Professor of Fine Arts

B.A., Michigan State University; M.A., University of Michigan; Ph.D., University of Toronto
Areas of expertise: ancient art and archaeology, ancient Greece and Rome, modern Greece and Italian Renaissance art

Nhora Lucía Serrano, Visiting Assistant Professor of Literature and Creative Writing

B.A., Amherst College; M.A., New York University; M.A. and Ph.D., University of Wisconsin-Madison
Areas of expertise: visual studies and critical theory, illuminated manuscripts, comics and graphic narratives, medieval and renaissance literature, Latin American studies, medieval- to early-modern and 19th- to early 20th-century art movements

Katherine Terrell, Associate Professor of Literature and Creative Writing

B.A., Kenyon College; M.Phil., Oxford University, St. Hilda's College; M.A., University of Toronto; M.A., Cornell University; Ph.D., Cornell University
Areas of expertise: Old English, Middle English and Middle Scots language and literature

Xavier Tubau, Assistant Professor of Hispanic Studies

B.A. and Ph.D., Universitat Autònoma de Barcelona
Areas of expertise: early modern Hispanic literature and culture

Maria Willstedt, Assistant Professor of Hispanic Studies

B.A. and M.A., Abo Akademi University; M.A., M.Phil. and Ph.D., Yale University
Areas of expertise: Medieval Spanish literature and culture

Contact Information

Medieval and Renaissance Studies Program

198 College Hill Road
Clinton, NY 13323
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