Paula Carns

Paula Carns

Paula Carns is the Head of the Literatures and Languages Library and Associate Professor, University Library.

What is the focus of your current research?

My research focuses on thirteenth- and fourteenth-century Northern European art and literature, mainly in France, England and the Netherlands. Topics include the intersection of art and literature; the role of courtly motifs in prayerbooks and domestic objects; and the impact of oral and manuscript culture on production and reception of art.

What classes do you teach? 

IS 572A (Medieval Manuscripts & Early Modern Books)