Catherine Crossley

Postgraduate Research Student


Catherine has an MA in Medieval and Early Modern History from the University of Bristol and an MA in Digital Humanities from King's College London.

Research Interests

Thesis Title

"Monstrous men in the medieval mind: intertextuality and interpretation, c.1200-1350."

Catherine's research focuses on Medieval history, digital sciences and mappaemundi. Her thesis examines medieval symbolic constructs such as "man" and "beast" using sources like mappaemundi and bestiaries.

Research Group Membership

Centre for Digital Humanities and Social Sciences

External Engagement

Previous work on the Virtual Mappa Project at the British Library