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Laura Barefield


Laura Barefield is an Associate Professor in the English Department and the Director - Medieval & Renaissance Studies Minor at UMass Lowell
Laura Barefield, Ph.D.Associate Professor, Director - Medieval & Renaissance Studies Minor
  • College
    College of Fine Arts, Humanities and Social Sciences
  • Department
    English
  • Phone
    (978) 934-4188
  • Office
    O'Leary Library - 4th Floor
  • Email

Research Interests

Old and Middle English Literature and Languages; Classical Mythology; Medieval Women Writers.

Biography

Laura D. Barefield is an Associate Professor of English. She specializes in Old and Middle English literature and languages. Her secondary interests lie in Classical Mythology, and Medieval Women Writers. She has published a book, Gender and History in Medieval Romance and Chronicle. She has written several articles on Chaucer and gender in Medieval literature, as well as book reviews in a variety of scholarly journals.