Carson Koepke

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Carson Koepke received his BA from St. Olaf College and an MA in Medieval Studies from the University of York.  He wrote his Master’s thesis on gender and morality in the Waltharius, an early medieval Latin epic.  His research interests span the topics of 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 the development of a digital typeface for Tironian notes, a system of Latin shorthand, and an introductory handbook on them.