Louis Gerdelan is a PhD student in history at Harvard University. He has wide-ranging historical interests but his main focus at Harvard will be on early modern cultural and intellectual history. In particular, he hopes to examine the ways in which people in a number of European countries in this period attempted to understand and respond to large-scale calamities and disasters. His other research interests include Renaissance festivals and polemical pamphlet literature.
This information is accurate for the time period that the scholar is affiliated with CES.
PhD Student in History, Harvard University
Graduate Student Affiliate, CES, Harvard University