Sharon T. Strocchia (NHC Fellow, 1998–99; 2015–16)

Project Title, 1998–99

Nuns and Nunneries in Renaissance Florence

Emory University

Project Title, 2015–16

Cultures of Care: Women, Knowledge, and the Pursuit of Health in Late Renaissance Italy

Emory University

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Fellowship Work Summary, 1998–99

Sharon T. Strocchia drafted four of five chapters of her book manuscript, Cultures of Care: Women, Knowledge and the Pursuit of Health in Late Renaissance Italy. She also began bibliographic research for a new project about drug trials and patenting medicines in early modern Italy.