Eilis Livia Coughlin

Eilis is a second-year Ph.D. student with an interest in Medieval Art of the Mediterranean. Her interests include the study of representations of the body in Medieval art and art objects. She is particularly interested in the study of illuminated manuscripts as spaces of gendered devotion. She received an MA in Art in the Global Middle Ages at the University of Edinburgh (2018) and completed her undergraduate degree at the Università La Sapienza University of Rome (2016).

Research Areas

Medieval Art of the Mediterranean


University of Edinburgh, MA, Art in the Global Middle Ages

Univ. degli Studi di Roma “La Sapienza”, BA, Art Historical Studies


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