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Hope Johnston

Dr. Hope Johnston

Associate Professor


Medieval and Renaissance Literature
Book History


Carroll Science, room 313

(254) 710-4810


Ph.D. University of Cambridge

M.A. University of North Carolina

B.A. College of William & Mary


Hope Johnston's research focuses on the literature of medieval and early modern Britain. Her areas of interest include the history of the book, vernacular translation, women's writing, and Chaucer reception studies. Hope is the editor of Christine de Pizan's sixteenth-century Boke of the Cyte of Ladyes, translated by Brian Anslay, for the ACMRS Medieval and Renaissance Texts and Studies Series (2014). Her work has also appeared or is forthcoming in Studies in Bibliography, Journal of the Early Book Society, and Transactions of the Cambridge Bibliographical Society.