School of History

About

Helen Gittos was an undergraduate at Newcastle University and did her doctoral work at The Queen's College, Oxford University where she also held a postdoctoral fellowship.

Helen is interested in the social, cultural and religious history of the middle ages, particularly in Anglo-Saxon England, and also medieval liturgy and architecture more generally. Her first book, Liturgy, Architecture and Sacred Places in Anglo-Saxon England was shortlisted for the Royal Historical Society's Whitfield Prize. She is currently writing a book about the use of vernacular languages in the liturgy throughout the middle ages. Helen welcomes enquiries from students wanting to work on anyrelated topics.

https://kent.academia.edu/HelenGittos

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Room N3.E1
Rutherford College
University of Kent
Canterbury
Kent
CT2 7NX

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Publications

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Book section
Gittos, H. (2016). Researching the History of Rites. in: Gittos, H. and Hamilton, S. eds. Understanding Medieval Liturgy: Essays in Interpretation. Aldershot: Ashgate, pp. 13-37. Available at: https://www.routledge.com/products/9781409451501.
Gittos, H. and Hamilton, S. (2016). Introduction. in: Gittos, H. and Hamilton, S. eds. Understanding Medieval Liturgy: Essays in Interpretation. Farnham, Surrey: Ashgate, pp. 1-10. Available at: https://www.routledge.com/products/9781409451501.
Edited book
Gittos, H. and Hamilton, S. eds. (2016). Understanding Medieval Liturgy: Essays in Interpretation. [Online]. Farnham, Surrey: Ashgate. Available at: http://www.ashgate.com/isbn/9781409451501.
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School of History, Rutherford College, University of Kent, Canterbury, Kent, CT2 7NX

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Last Updated: 15/09/2017