Current Member

Cynthia Hahn

Funding provided by the Fund for Historical Studies
Affiliation
Historical Studies
Field of Study
Medieval Art History
Home Institution
The City University of New York

Cynthia Hahn is a historian of medieval art that works on relics, especially their display and use. Her project at the Institute will focus on wearable reliquaries, amulets, texts, and images and their relationship to the body and personal practices of prayer, viewing, and imagination.

Dates at IAS
Member
  • Historical Studies
9/2017current
Visitor
  • Historical Studies
6/20138/2013 Other
Member
  • Historical Studies
9/20039/2004
Degrees
Johns Hopkins University Ph.D., 1982
University of Chicago M.A., 1976