Thomas Hahn on Medieval Studies

From the program UO Today from the University of Oregon: Thomas Hahn, Professor of English at the University of Rochester, discusses the relevance of medieval studies for today’s students; as well as the little-known complexity of medieval society.

Thomas Hahn’s research focuses on the sponsorship, production, and interpretation of texts and images from the earlier Middle Ages through the early modern period.


Questions include:

What brought you to Medieval Studies?

What can we learn from the Middle Ages today?

About his work in the Chaucer Bibliographies

About his latest lecture, “New Worlds and New Media: Text, Image, and Language Community in Early Print Culture”

Click here to go to Professor’s Hahn webpage from the University of Rochester