Caroline T. Schroeder, Ph.D.


Recent News:

  1. Bullet Presenting "Digitizing the Dead and Dismembered," co-authored with Amir Zeldes, at DH2014 in Lausanne.

  2. Bullet Presenting "Tagging Shenoute" at the Annual Meeting of the North American Patristics Society in Chicago on Saturday, May 24, 2014.

  3. Bullet The digital humanities project Coptic SCRIPTORIUM was recently awarded two NEH grants for our work.  Read the full story here.

  4. Bullet My article, "Women in Anchoritic and Semi-Anchoritic Monasticism in Egypt: Rethinking the Landscape" was published in Church History

  5. Bullet Presenting "Searching for Scriptures: Digital Tools for Detecting and Studying the Re-use of Biblical Texts in Coptic Literature" at the Society of Biblical Literature Annual Meeting

  6. Bullet News about the digital humanities project Coptic SCRIPTORIUM is on this blog.

"[T]he first analysis of the ascetic ideology of one of the most important figures in early Egyptian monasticism, Shenoute of Atripe."—David Brakke, Indiana University

A "remarkable study" -- Journal of Religion

Caroline T. Schroeder is Associate Professor of Religious and Classical Studies and Director of the Humanities Center at the University of the Pacific.

She is the author of Monastic Bodies (University of Pennsylvania Press, 2007) and numerous articles on early Christianity and other topics.

Please also visit for current digital scholarship on early Christian monasticism.

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