Cynthia Polecritti

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Humanities Division

Professor Emerita


Italian Studies

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Ph.D., University of California, Berkeley

Medieval, Renaissance, and Modern Italy; social, cultural, and urban history; ritual and popular devotion

  • "In the Shop of the Lord: Bernardino of Siena and Popular Devotion," in Beyond Florence: The Contours of Medieval and Early Modern Italy, P. Findlen, M. Fontaine, and D. Osheim, eds. Palo Alto, CA: Stanford University Press, 2003.
  • Preaching Peace in Renaissance Italy: Bernardino of Siena and His Audience. Washington, D.C.: Catholic University of America Press, 2000.