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Dr Sophie Oosterwijk

Honorary Research Fellow

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Sophie has a PhD in art history (Leicester) and in English literature (Leiden). She specialises in portraiture and representation, death and commemoration in European art. Medieval, Netherlandish and Dutch seventeenth-century art are among her other teaching interests. She has published widely, including two co-edited volumes on the production of tomb sculpture in England and Wales in the fourteenth century (2010) and on the danse macabre in medieval and early modern Europe (2011). She is co-editor of the journal Church Monuments and also collaborated on the Dutch MeMO (Medieval Memoria Online) database, which was launched in 2013.

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