Ph.D., Indiana University, Bloomington
111 Herring Hall
research interests include late gothic architecture of northern Europe, late
medieval urban planning, vision and visuality in the Middle Ages, and medieval
pictorial narrative and space. She is the author of Disciplined Exuberance, The
Parish Church of Saint-Maclou and Late Gothic architecture in Rouen and is currently working on a book
on the open porches of Normandy as well as studies on visual experience and
spatial representation in the Bayeux Tapestry. She has published articles in The
Art Bulletin, Journal of the
Society of Architectural Historians and Gesta.
Disciplined Exuberance. The Parish Church of Saint-Maclou and Late
Gothic Architecture in Rouen. Penn State Press, University Park, 1998.
and Death: Visual Analogy in the Schwaz Nativity", Picker Art Gallery Bulletin, Colgate University, Hamilton, New
York, 1/3, 1985, pp. 11-19.
Flamboyant Architecture of Saint-Maclou, Rouen and the Development of a
Style", Journal of the Society of
Architectural Historians, vol. XLVII, no. 4, December 1988, pp. 374-396.
Late Gothic Chapel from the Chateau at Herbeviller", Bulletin of the Detroit Institute of Arts, 67/1, Winter 1992, 6-17.
Simplicity: The Late Gothic Plan Design of Saint-Maclou in Rouen", The Art Bulletin, LXXIV/3, September
and the Body of Christ", in The Body of Christ In the Art of Europe and
New Spain, 1150-1800, by James Clifton, Museum of Fine Arts,
Houston, December 1997, 27-34.
Time and Metered Space. Quantification and the End of Gothic Architecture,”, Center 20. Record of Activities and Research
Reports June 1999-May 2000, National Gallery of Art, Washington D.C., 2000,
and Meaning: Plan Design at
Saint-Urbain, Troyes and the Saint-Ouen in Rouen" , with Michael T. Davis,
Robert Branner and the Gothic, International Center of
Medieval Art, Vol. XXXIX/2, 2000, pp. 161-182.
Cloister's Architectural Drawing of a Late Gothic Portal", Reading Medieval Images, The Art Historian
and the Object, ed. E. Sears and T. Thomas, University of Michigan Press,
Ann Arbor, 2002. 90-99.
"Maestre Carlín and "Proto"
Flamboyant Architecture of Rouen (c. 1380-1430)". La Piedra Postrera (1) (Simposium International sobre la catedral de
Sevilla en el contexto del gótico final). Alfonso Jiménez Martin, editor,
Seville, 2007, 47-60.
Gothic Architecture and Vision.
Re-presentation, Sceneography and Illusionism", in Reading Medieval Architecture, ed.
Matthew Reeves, Brepols, 2008, 37-56.