Peter Starenko

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Research Associate

Education

B.A. Augustana College (1987)
M.A. University of Oregon (1990)
German Academic Exchange Scholar, Karl Eberhard Universität, Tübingen, Germany (1990-1991)
Fulbright Scholar, Friedrich-Schiller-Universität, Jena, Germany (1996-1998)
Ph.D. University of California, Berkeley, History (2003)

Other Courses Taught at Williams in 2002-2003

HIST 226 – Europe from Reformation to Revolution: 1500-1815
HIST 329 – From Church United to Europe Divided: The Early Modern European Reformations, 1450-1617
HIST 332 – Witchcraft in Early Modern Europe
Independent Study: Early Modern Germany, 1600-1848

Publications

Editor, with Christopher Ocker, Michael Printy, and Peter Wallace, Politics and Reformations: Communities, Politics, Nations and Empires. Essays in Honor of Thomas A. Brady (Leiden: E.J. Brill, 2007).

Editor, with Christopher Ocker, Michael Printy, and Peter Wallace, Politics and Reformations: Histories and Reformations. Essays in Honor of Thomas A. Brady (Leiden: E.J. Brill, 2007).

“An Unknown Diary of Julius II’s Conclave by Bartholomeo Stella, a Servant of Cardinal Pole” Annuarium Historiae Conciliorum 22 (1995): 345-375 (with Thomas F. Mayer).

Research Interests

European Reformations. The Holy Roman Empire. Early Modern European Nobility. Apocalypticism. Witchcraft and Magic. Lutheranism. Political Violence.