Amanda Kenney

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PhD Candidate
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Advisor
Lois Huneycutt
Research Area
Late Antique and Early Medieval History
Education

2017    MA History, University of Missouri – Columbia

Thesis – The Sword of God: Plague and Episcopal Authority in the Late Antique West   

 

2013    BA History, Southeast Missouri State University

Thesis – Encoding Authority: Negotiating the Use of Khipu in Colonial Peru

 

Research Interests

Late Antique and Early Medieval History, History of Medicine and Plague, Hagiography, Religious Studies, Memory, Trauma, Geography of Sanctity, Medical Anthropology

Recent Publications

August: "The Frist Plague Pandemic, Sanctity, and Memory" Studies in Late Antiquity. 

2014    "Encoding Authority: Negotiating the Use of Khipu in Colonial Peru" Traversea. 3 (2014): 4-19 https://traversea.journal.library.uta.edu/index.php/traversea/article/view/16