Sam Barber

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Ph.D. Candidate

Entered the program:  2014

Previous Studies:
M.A., Medieval Studies, Cornell University, 2017
M.A., Medieval Studies, University of York, 2013
B.A. (Hons.), History, Durham University, 2012

Research Interests:
Late Antique and Early Medieval Art and Architecture
Palaces and Palace-cities
Early Medieval Italy — Particularly Ravenna and the Ostrogothic Kingdom
Ethnicity and Identity in the Early Middle Ages
Power and its Representation in the Early Middle Ages

Classes Taught:
Imagining Empire:  Symbols of Power in the Medieval World. Fall, 2017 / Spring, 2018
Introduction to Art History:  Medieval Art and Culture (TA). Spring, 2017
Icons and Idolatry, from Rome to the Reformation. Fall 2015 / Spring 2016