About the Scholar

Maureen Miller received her PhD from Harvard University and is Associate Professor of History at the University of California, Berkeley. She is author of two award-winning books: The Bishop’s Place: Architecture and Authority in Medieval Italy, and The Formation of a Medieval Church: Ecclesiastical Change in Verona, 950-115. Most recently she published Power and the Holy in the Age of the Investiture Conflict: A Brief Documentary History, in The Bedford Series in History and Culture.