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Christina Fitzgerald (Ph.D. UCLA) is Professor of English literature, specializing in the medieval period. She teaches a range of courses on medieval English literature and language at the undergraduate and graduate levels, as well as various other courses for majors and non-majors, including European Literature to the Renaissance, Foundations in Literary Study, and Shakespeare I. Her book The Drama of Masculinity and Medieval English Guild Culture was published by Palgrave Macmillan in 2007 and she is the co-editor of The Broadview Anthology of Medieval Drama (2012), with John T. Sebastian of Loyola University New Orleans. She has articles in print and forthcoming on medieval drama, historical linguistics, manuscript studies, teaching medieval literature, and balancing work and life in the humanities. Current projects include work on late medieval London merchants and manuscript culture, and on anti-theatrical anxieties in the Croxton “Play of the Sacrament.” Dr. Fitzgerald is also the faculty adviser to the Beta Rho Chapter of the Sigma Tau Delta International English Honor Society and the Director of the Humanities Institute at UT.