University of Pittsburgh

Student Profiles

Each student takes an individual path towards the certificate in Medieval and Renaissance Studies. Follow the links on this page to learn about the interests and accomplishments of a few of our current and former students.

Graduate Student Profiles

Julia Finch
I study late medieval manuscript illumination in France (1200–1500). Broadly, I am interested in the transmission of information via image and text in what I see as a "culture of literacy" that flourished in the later Middle Ages.
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James Jewitt
Areas of Interest: European painting and printmaking 1500-1700, especially by Italian, French, and German artists; the history of landscape painting, 1500-1700.
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Charles-Louis Morand Métivier
Charles-Louis Morand Métivier is a PhD student in the Department of French and Italian.
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Katie Phelps
My work focuses on the history of childbirth in 17th-century London and the role of print culture in the transition from midwives to man-midwives.
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Undergraduate Student Profiles

Rheanna Macias
Major: Medieval and Renaissance Studies (Interdisciplinary Major) and English Literature
Minor: History, Linguistics
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Lauren MacLaughlin
Major: History of Art and Architecture; Italian
Other minors or certificates: MRST
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Nina Schreiner
Majors: Anthropology, History
Other minors or certificates: Certificate of Historical Preservation, Certificate of West European Studies
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