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University of Arizona
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early modern European history, German history, Irish history, history of the British Isles, religious history, cultural history
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About Me

Ute Lotz-Heumann is Heiko A. Oberman Professor in the Division for Late Medieval and Reformation Studies and the Department of History and Director of DLMRS at the University of Arizona. Her work focuses on the cultural and religious history of Germany and Ireland between the sixteenth and early nineteenth centuries.

Recent Publications

Ute Lotz-Heumann, The German Spa in the Long Eighteenth-Century: A Cultural History, Routledge Studies in Cultural History (to appear in 2021).

Susan C. Karant-Nunn and Ute Lotz-Heumann, eds., The Cultural History of the Reformations: Theories and Applications, Wolfenb├╝tteler Forschungen, vol. 164 (Wolfenb├╝ttel: Herzog August Bibliothek, 2021).

Ute Lotz-Heumann, “Diary of Samuel Pepys shows how life under the bubonic plague mirrored today’s pandemic,” The Conversation, 24 April 2020.

Ute Lotz-Heumann, “How to Make a Holy Well: Local Practices and Official Responses in Early Modern Germany,” in Cultural Shifts and Ritual Transformations in Reformation Europe: Essays in Honor of Susan C. Karant-Nunn, ed. Victoria Christman and Marjorie Elizabeth Plummer (Leiden, Boston: Brill, 2020), 141-168.

Ute Lotz-Heumann, ed., A Sourcebook of Early Modern European History: Life, Death, and Everything in Between, in honor Susan C. Karant-Nunn (London, New York: Routledge, 2019).

Ute Lotz-Heumann, “Between Conflict and Coexistence: The Catholic Community in Ireland as a ‘Visible Underground Church’ in the Late Sixteenth and Early Seventeenth Centuries,” in Catholic Communities in Protestant States: Britain and the Netherlands, 1580-1720, ed. Benjamin Kaplan, Bob Moore, Henk van Nierop, and Judith Pollmann (Manchester: Manchester University Press, 2009), 168-182.

Media Coverage
Country Focus
Germany, Ireland
Expertise by Geography
British Isles, Germany, Ireland
Expertise by Chronology
2, 3, 4, 6
Expertise by Topic
Material Culture, Politics, Religion