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She specialises in sexuality, propaganda, apocalypticism, urbanity, and empire, in the late medieval and early modern periods. She holds a PhD in History and an MA in Medieval Studies from University College London, and a BA in History from Loyola University Chicago. She teaches at the London School of Economics. She has written for History Today and her first book with Icon Press, The Middle Ages: A Short Graphic Guide will be out next year.