The following is a list of students currently enrolled in graduate studies in history at Fordham. Where available, dissertation titles are included; those who are working on their dissertations may live outside the New York metropolitan area. Full directory information available on request to History faculty and graduate students on request. firstname.lastname@example.org
Medieval | Modern
Medieval History Students:
Modern History Students
||Area of Interest:
|Lucy C. Barnhouse
||Medieval hospital care, high medieval religious movements, treatment of disease, especially leprosy, canon law
||Book history, the medieval book trade, manuscript culture, pilgrimage, devotional literature
|M. Christina Bruno
||15th-century Italian Franciscan preaching and canon law
||"Computus in a Late Carolingian Setting (Padua, Biblioteca Antoniana I.27)"
|Geoffrey Clement, OSF
||"A Franciscan Inquisitor's Manual and its Compositional Context: Codex Casanatense 1730"
||Early medieval history of the Mediterranean region
||Crusades, medieval warfare, medieval canon law, Viking/Scandinavian history
||Crusading and the origin of chivalry, 13th-century County of Champagne, feudal castle tenure in Capetian France
||Economics and technology of armor and weapons production in medieval urban England
||"The Manuscript Context of Medieval Welsh Properties"
||"A Re-Interpretation of the Power and Function of Late Medieval English Convocation"
||Medieval England and France, medieval historiography, noble culture, pilgrimage, early English common law
||"The Making of Borough Customary Law in Medieval Britain"
||"Franciscan Identity and Saintly Economy in Medieval Marseille, 1248-1483"
||Late medieval England, social and economic history, urban history, London
|Joanne Filippone Overty
||"The Monastic Choir Books of San Sisto in Piacenza and the Production of Liturgical Manuscripts in Fifteenth-century Italy"
||13th- and 14th-century English and Scottish history, military and diplomatic history, manuscript studies
||French of Outremer, historiography, Latin East
||"Law, Order, and the Development of Urban Policing in Late Medieval England"
||Medieval medicine, women's studies, Jewish studies, hagiography, canonization, medieval England
||Crusades, East, Asia
||Purgatory and intercessory prayer
||Area of Interest:
||Early America, gender
||19th-century European and U.S. history, American Civil War, Italian Risorgimento
||Colonial American social, cultural, and religious formations in the early period
|Darryl E. Brock
||American empire and the Scientific Survey of Purto Rico
||Early modern English popular culture
|Pedro M. Cameselle
||19th-century nation building, U.S.-Latin American relations, immigration
||20th-century American cultural and political history
||Japanese internment, Asian American history
||Earlymodern Europe, Britain and Ireland
|Stephanie de Paola
||Italy, fascism, memory and history, Italy and the Holocaust
||Military history of the American Revolutionary war
|Brandon K. Gauthier
||U.S. foreign relations, DPRK-E.S. relations
||Early modern social and cultural history
||U.S. history (Gilded and Progressive Era), women's history
||Colonial U.S. history, postwar 20th-century U.S. history
||Abolitionist movement, Civil War
||American constitutional history and development
||American political history, American conservatism
||"'Give Us War in Our Time:' America's Irish Communities in the Civil War Era"
||Tudor state formation, early modern politics
||WWII, especially film and photography, Pacific War, Western European war, Eastern front, general American history
||"Hawaii's Twentieth-Century Working Women: Labor Feminists In Their Own Right"
|Rev. Michael P. Morris
||History of the Catholic Church in the U.S., Catholic Church and labor
||"Burke and Britons: Edmund Burke and the Contested Emergence of an Imperial British Identity"
||The Civil War and World War II
||"Seeds of Communist Triumph: Why the U.S. Failed in Laos and How that Defeated Containment in Vietnam"
||Immigration history, turn of the 20th century, Italian Americans
||"Fascism and Violence: The Rise of Squadrismo in Ferrar, 1914-1925"
||Early American/Colonial history
||Irish Presbyterianism, Fenianism, immigration, the American West, 19th-century Ireland and America
||"Spiritualism in Texas in the Nineteenth Century"
||"Con la Patria O Contra la Patria? American Protestant Missionaries and U.S. Expansion in Cuba, 1898-1960"
||"Lancelot Andrews: Preacher for the Nation"
|James Walker Smith
||Diplomatic and legal history
||20th-century U.S. legal history, America's role in international organizational formation and international agreements / treatises
||Immigration from Ireland and Germany to 19th- and 20th-century America, gender roles, labor movements, crime, charity
|Louie Dean Valencia Garcia
||20th-century Spain, European youth culture and social movements, cultural history, urban studies, the Movida Madrilena, everyday life, the production of space, globalization, counter-publics and subcultures, gender and sexuality studies, queer theory
||20th-century American and African American history
||Early Modern Britain and Ireland