Readership: Scholars and students of medieval history and art history/visual studies; manuscript studies and the history of ideas. Map historians and enthusiasts, collectors and dealers
Edited by Lucy Donkin, University of Cambridge, and Hanna Vorholt, Warburg Institute, University of London, and Hebrew University, Jerusalem
Lucy Donkin is a University Lecturer at the Department of History of Art, University of Cambridge. She received her MA and PhD from the Courtauld Institute of Art, and has held a Rome Scholarship at the British School at Rome, an Andrew W. Mellon Research Fellowship at the Pontifical Institute of Mediaeval Studies, Toronto, and a British Academy Postdoctoral Fellowship at University College, Oxford. She has taught Medieval History and Art History at St Catherine's College, Oxford, and the Courtauld Institute of Art. Her research explores aspects
of medieval visual culture and perceptions of place, with particular reference to Italy.
Hanna Vorholt is a full-time research consultant at the Warburg Institute for the ERC-funded project 'Projections of Jerusalem in Europe', and an affiliated lecturer at the Department of Anglo-Saxon, Norse and Celtic, University of Cambridge. She completed her MA at the Courtauld Institute of Art, and her PhD thesis at the Humboldt University, Berlin. Previously, she worked as Research Associate at the Fitzwilliam Museum, Cambridge, and as Project Officer at the British Library; she has held a Munby Fellowship in Bibliography at Cambridge University Library, and a British Academy Postdoctoral Fellowship at the Warburg Institute. Her research concentrates on processes of knowledge transfer through illuminated manuscripts and on Western medieval maps of Jerusalem.
Thomas O'Loughlin: Adomnán's Plans in the Context of his Imagining 'the Most Famous City'
Catherine Delano-Smith: The Exegetical Jerusalem: Maps and Plans for Ezekiel Chapters 40-48
Lesley Smith: The Imaginary Jerusalem of Nicholas of Lyra
Mary Carruthers: The 'Pictures' of Jerusalem in Oxford, Bodleian Library, MS Laud Misc. 156
Andrea Worm: 'Ista est Jerusalem'. Intertextuality and Visual Exegesis in the Representation of Jerusalem in Peter of Poitiers' Compendium Historiae in Genealogia Christi and Werner Rolevinck's Fasciculus Temporum
Hanna Vorholt: Studying with maps: Jerusalem and the Holy Land in two thirteenth century manuscripts
Evelyn Edson: Jerusalem under Siege: Marino Sanudo's Map of the Water Supply, 1320
Kathryn Rudy: An Illuminated English Guide to Pilgrimage in the Holy Land: Oxford, Queen's College, MS 357
Bianca Kühnel: Virtual Pilgrimages to Real Places: the Holy Landscapes