Carson Koepke

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Carson Koepke received his BA from St. Olaf College (Northfield, MN) and an MA in Medieval Studies from the University of York (York, UK).  His Master’s thesis treated the topics of gender and morality in the Waltharius, a Latin epic poem of the early medieval period.  His research interests broadly include medieval poetry, classical reception in the Middle Ages, the interchange between Latin and vernacular texts, exchanges between Carolingian France and Anglo-Saxon England, and the history of Latin scripts.  Current projects include a study of Tironian nots and their manuscript context in the Carolingian period, and a study of the Life of St. Eustace in the Latin and Old English traditions.