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McGill Library
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Early Modern Europe, Reformation, History of Religion, Reformation Geneva, John Calvin, Family and Gender, Medical History, Social Welfare, Charity, Poor Relief, Hospitals
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Kristen C. Howard is the Liaison Librarian for History, Classics, and Indigenous Studies at the McGill University Library. She received a BA in History from Washington State University (2012), MA (2014) and PhD (2020) in History from the Division for Late Medieval and Reformation Studies at the University of Arizona, and Master of Information Studies (2022) from McGill University. Her dissertation is titled “‘A house dedicated to God’: Social Welfare and the General Hospital in Reformation Geneva, 1535-1564.”

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