Personal profile

Research interests

Cultural Contact in Medieval Iberia Literary Theory and Cultural Studies Hebrew and Arabic cultures of Europe The Medieval Mediterranean and its Legacy Sephardic Traditions Mediterranean Studies Religious Studies & Philosophies

Education / Academic qualification





University of California, Davis


External positions

Director of Medieval Studies, UMN

2016 → …

Affiliate Faculty in Religious Studies, UMN

2016 → …

Affilate Faculty in Early Modern History, UMN

2010 → …

Affiliate Faculty in Jewish Studies, UMN

2010 → …


  • Arabic
  • Medieval Iberia
  • Hebrew Literature and culture
  • Spanish
  • Al-Andalus
  • Manuscript Studies
  • Material Culture
  • Islam
  • Judaism
  • philosophy
  • cultural production
  • literature
  • Spain
  • Religion
  • Jewish Studies

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Research Output 1996 2017

Medieval Iberian cultures in contact: Iberian cultural production as translation and adaptation

Hamilton, M. M. Jan 1 2017 The Routledge Companion to Iberian Studies. Taylor and Francis, p. 50-62 13 p.

Research output: ResearchChapter

Cultural Production
Iberian Culture
Medieval Period
cultural relations

Reviews of Books

Legazpi-Iglesias, M. , Legazpi-Iglesias, M. , Greenia, G. D. , Bailey, M. , Fernández, E. , Hamilton, M. M. , Williams, L. , Silleras-Fernández, N. , Mujica, B. , Schwartz, L. , Romero-Díaz, N. , Ortiz, D. , Marting, D. E. , Rodgers, E. , Arkinstall, C. , Saval, J. , Bermúdez, S. , Humble Ferreira, S. , Rex Galindo, D. , Valero Juan, E. & 26 others Hart, S. M., Rodero, J., Wood, D., Chávez-García, M., Greenia, G. D., Bailey, M., Fernández, E., Hamilton, M. M., Williams, L., Silleras-Fernández, N., Mujica, B., Schwartz, L., Romero-Díaz, N., Ortiz, D., Marting, D. E., Rodgers, E., Arkinstall, C., Saval, J., Bermúdez, S., Humble Ferreira, S., Rex Galindo, D., Valero Juan, E., Hart, S. M., Rodero, J., Wood, D. & Chávez-García, M. Jun 8 2017 (Accepted/In press) In : Bulletin of Spanish Studies. p. 1-31 31 p.

Research output: Research - peer-reviewArticle

“Easter and Esther: Tales of Violence and Hope.”

Hamilton, M. M. Mar 21 2016

Research output: ResearchWeb publication/site


“Love, Medieval Islamic Style”

Hamilton, M. M. Feb 13 2016

Research output: ResearchWeb publication/site

Medieval Period
Christian Tradition

Spanish Philology and the Arab Past: A Case Study

Hamilton, M. M. 2015 In : Digital Philology. 4, 1, p. 1 25 p., 1

Research output: Research - peer-reviewArticle


Activities 2005 2016

  • 9 Participation in conference
  • 1 Types of Public engagement and outreach - Schools engagement

“Esther, Purim and Passover in Medieval Spanish Literature”

Hamilton, M. M. (Participant)
Feb 25 2016

Activity: Participation in conference

“Translation of the Past in Medieval Iberia.”

Hamilton, M. M. (Invited speaker)
Oct 16 2015

Activity: Participation in conference

“Convivencia and Origins in Medieval Iberia.”

Hamilton, M. M. (Invited speaker)
Nov 17 2015Nov 18 2015

Activity: Participation in conference

“Allegory in the Libro de buen amor: Between Sacred and Intellectual History”

Hamilton, M. M. (Keynote/plenary speaker)
Oct 23 2015

Activity: Participation in conference

“50 Years of Hispanism Beyond Iberia.”

Hamilton, M. M. (Participant)
May 16 2015

Activity: Participation in conference