About my research

Current academic position:

Research Associate, Centre for Medieval Studies, University of York

 

PhD thesis:

The Meaning, Practice and Context of Private Prayer in Late Anglo-Saxon England

 

Published articles:

‘Which Psalms were Important to the Anglo-Saxons? The Psalms in Eleventh-Century Private Prayer and Medical Remedies.’  English Studies, 98:1 (2017): 35-48

De Laude Psalmorum and Ælfwine’s Prayerbook: A Quotation from a Carolingian Psalm Devotional in a Late Anglo-Saxon Programme for Morning Prayer.’  Notes and Queries, 59:4 (2012): 479-83

 

Forthcoming work:

‘The Vespasian Psalter.’  Entry in Robert Rouse and Sian Echard, eds., The Wiley-Blackwell Encyclopedia of Medieval British Literature, forthcoming in 2017

 

Reviews:

Sacred Communities, Shared Devotions: Gender, Material Culture, and Monasticism in Late Medieval Germany by June L. Mecham.  Women’s History Review, 24:4 (2015): 645-7

Between Earth and Heaven: Liminality and the Ascension of Christ in Anglo-Saxon Literature by Johanna Kramer.  Review of English Studies, 66:275 (2015): 565-6

 

Guest posts/interviews:

CMS Research Associates: Dr Kate Thomas.  Centre of Medieval Studies, University of York

Making Mischief: an Interview with a Mankind Cast Member.  HIDden Theatre, March 2016

 

Academia.edu: york.academia.edu/KateThomas

Twitter: @For_the_Wynn

One thought on “About my research

  1. Intriguing! New follow here. I’m certainly not a scholar as you, but have enjoyed reading biographies on Jerome, Chrysostom, St Francis and John Wesley. Also enjoyed Eusebius’ work (Ecc. History–very modern version…with photos!) and Auggie’s “Confessions” (except the last two chapters, which were so far beyond me, no matter–good for the brain I suppose.) And in your “About this blog”, you mentioned something about the importance of vomit–as a nurse, I do understand that….

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