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Dr. Wendy Larson-Harris

Professor

Chairperson


Department: English & Comm Studies
Office: 216 Miller Hall

540-375-2368

larson@roanoke.edu

<p>540-375-2479</p>

Degrees

BA Gustavus Adolphus College
MA and PhD University of Wisconsin - Madison

Research & Teaching Interests

Teaching: Medieval literature, film, interdisciplinary humanities, gender studies.

Research: Medieval Spirituality - particularly women's participation in the cult of St. Margaret of Antioch. Comparative work on Western and Byzantine saints cults.

Extracurricular

OCF: Orthodox Christian Fellowship Faculty Advisor

Willing to speak to professional, social or civic groups on

  • Medieval Spirituality
  • Icons
  • Religious Art in the Christian Tradition (for instance, the history of images of the crucifixion)