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Dr Katherine Lewis studied for her BA in History at the University of Warwick and for her MA and DPhil in Medieval Studies at the University of York. She is History's Research Co-ordinator. She teaches on the foundation level module 'Early Medieval Europe'. At Intermediate level she teaches 'Holy Wars: The Age of Crusades'. At Honours level her module 'History and Myth: Writing and Re-writing the Middle Ages' includes consideration of modern representations of the medieval past.

Katherine is a Fellow of the Royal Historical Society. She is on the advisory board of Boydell & Brewer's 'Gender in the Middle Ages' series, and a member of the steering committee for the annual Gender and Medieval Studies conference.

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Nuns Arts & Humanities

Research Output 2012 2014

The Prioress and the Second Nun

Lewis, K. 4 Dec 2014 Historians on Chaucer: The 'General Prologue' to the Canterbury Tales. Rigby, S. H. (ed.). Oxford: Oxford University Press, p. 94-113 20 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

Open Access
Everyday Life
8 Citations

Kingship and masculinity in late Medieval England

Lewis, K. J. 1 Jan 2013 Taylor and Francis AS. 286 p.

Research output: Book/ReportBook

Medieval England
Late Medieval Period
Henry VI
7 Citations

Male Saints and Devotional Masculinity in Late Medieval England

Lewis, K. J. Apr 2012 In : Gender and History. 24, 1, p. 112-133 22 p.

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