Portfolio – Archive

Current Projects:

  • I’m contributing to Fortress Press’s social media project, “The Road to the Reformation,” in anticipation of the 500th anniversary of Martin Luther’s ninety five theses in October 2017. The daily posts are available on Facebook, Twitter, and Pinterest!
  • Having translated my second book-length manuscript in 2016, I’m diving straight into book number three! This one deals with a small twentieth-century religious community in central Germany and their resistance to the Nazi regime. Stay tuned for more details!

St Paul’s Church, Strasbourg, France

Completed book translations:

Examples of my German to English translation work are readily available here:

Academic essays:

Translation of historical sources:

An example of a transcription of a historical document which I completed for my dissertation on sixteenth-century Hessian Anabaptism:

Academic writing samples:

Follow the link below to read the introduction to my dissertation on Anabaptism in the Landgraviate of Hesse during the Reformation period:

Prelude (Matthias Bengel and the Congregation of Altmorschen)

My dissertation is available for purchase here:

Anabaptists in their Hearts?: Religious Dissidence and the Reformation in the Landgraviate of Hesse .” Ph. D. diss., UC-Berkeley, 2008.

The greater part of an essay I published on Landgrave Philipp and his relatively tolerant stance towards religious dissidents can be viewed here (p. 293ff.):

Landgrave Philipp’s Dilemma: The Roots of Tolerance and the Desire for Protestant Unity ,” in Politics and Reformations: Histories and Reformations: Essays in Honor of Thomas A. Brady, Jr., ed. by Christopher Ocker, Michael Printy, Peter Starenko, & Peter Wallace (Brill: Leiden, 2007).

There are also several publicly accessible book reviews that I have written:

Would you like to know more? Please feel free to ask me questions about my work to date.

Header photo: View of the Alhambra, Granada, Spain