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Medieval and Renaissance Studies

Dean of Faculty Office
6045 Wentworth Hall, Room 110
Hanover, NH 03755
Phone: (603) 646-2736 or (603) 646-2876
Fax: (603) 646-8190
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Nicola Camerlenghi


Professor Camerlenghi outside San Paolo Fuori le Mura in Rome

Title: Assistant Professor
Office: Carpenter 205
Phone: 646-0924


 Medieval and Renaissance Courses Taught

  • Art History 1, Bodies and Buildings: Introduction to the History of Art in the Ancient World and the Middle Ages
  • Art History 16, Islamic Architecture
  • Art History 17, Castles, Cloisters and Cathedrals
  • Art History 17, The Architecture of Late Antiquity
  • Art History 30, Early Christian Art
  • Art History 81, Domes
  • As well as courses on: Italian Renaissance architecture; Urbanism of Rome; Medieval notions of "the natural" and "the manmade"; St. Peter's and the Vatican through the ages


Selected Publications

  • "Splitting the Core: The Twelfth-Century Transverse Wall at the Basilica of San Paolo in Rome." Memoirs of the American Academy in Rome, vol. 58 (2013).
  • "Terroir and Architecture." At Table: Dialogues on Food and Architecture, ed. by Samantha Martin-McAuliffe (London: Berg, 2013).
  • "The Longue DurĂ©e and the Life of Buildings." New Approaches to Medieval Architecture, ed. by Robert Bork et al. (Burlington: Ashgate, 2011).
  • "Interpreting Medieval Architecture Through Renovations: The Roof of the Old Basilica of San Paolo Fuori le Mura in Rome." Approaches to Byzantine Architecture and its Decoration: Studies in Honor of Slobodan Curcic, ed. Robert Ousterhout et al. (Burlington: Ashgate, 2011).

Last Updated: 8/7/13