Kathryn Jasper

  • Fellowship year:2011-2012
  • University: University of Califorina - Berkley
  • Dissertation Topic/Category: Ancient
  • Dissertation Title: A New Ascetic Vanguard: Peter Damian and the Monastic Network of Fonte Avellana, 1043-1072
  • This dissertation focuses on the eleventh century monastic congregation of Fonte Avellana, located in the Italian Marches. Jasper’s background in archaeology affords a unique perspective in terms of theory and praxis and incorporates both documentary and physical evidence to complete this dissertation.