- First Name
- Last Name
- Vann Sprecher
- United States
- Wayfinding Academy
- Website URL
- medieval, gender, ecclesiastical, priests, church, midwives, labor, work, concubinage, violence, law, justice, Paris, France, early modern
- Additional Contact Information
- About Me
I’m faculty and administrator at a 2-year private college in Portland, OR called Wayfinding Academy. My work focuses on gender, justice, labor, and the church in late medieval Paris.
- Recent Publications
Deconstructing Medieval Margins and Marginality, Debra Blumenthal, Kathryn Reyerson, Tiffany D. Vann Sprecher, and Ann Zimo, eds., forthcoming 2019
“Community Regulation and Its Effects: Parishioners’ Aggressive Actions against Priests and Women,” Journal of Medieval History (2016). DOI:10.1080/03044181.2016.1188410
“The Marketplace of the Ministry: The Impact of Sacerdotal Piecework on the Care of Souls in Paris, 1483-1505,” Speculum, 91, no.1 (2016): 149-170.
“The Midwife and the Church: Ecclesiastical Regulation of Midwives in Brie, 1499-1504,” co-authored with Ruth Mazo Karras, Bulletin of the History of Medicine, 85, no.2 (2011): 171-192.
- Media Coverage
- Country Focus
- Expertise by Geography
- Expertise by Chronology
- Expertise by Topic
- Gender, Religion, Women