Austin Powell


Position Title
Postdoctoral Researcher in Classics

SSH 3117
Education and Degree(s)
  • PhD, History, The Catholic University of America, 2020
Research Interests & Expertise
  • Late Medieval Italy
  • Women and Gender
  • Mysticism, Preaching, and the Cult of the Saints
  • Manuscript Studies
  • Urban Religious Cultures
  • "Manuscript Miscellanies, Jerome's Letters to Women, and the Dominican Observant Reform in Fifteenth-Century Italy," Renaissance Quarterly 74.3 (2021)
  • "Writing Polemic as History: The Apocalyptic Implications of Elias of Cortona, Hugh of Digne, and Gerardo Segarelli in Salimbene's Cronica," Franciscan Studies 75 (2017)