Lila Rice Goldenberg


Ph.D. Candidate

Brizdle-Schoenberg Fellow for the History of Material Texts

My dissertation discusses liturgical and religious hybrid books, codices which contain both manuscript and printed elements. 


Committee Members: Prof. Margo Todd, Prof. Joshua Teplitsky, Prof. Roger Chartier, and Prof. Ada Kuskowski

When people refer to me, they use "she/her" pronouns.



  • M.A., History, University of Pennsylvania, 2020
  • M.A., Medieval and Renaissance Studies, Columbia University, 2017
  • B.A., History and Classics (Latin), Cornell University, 2015
Research Interests

Early Modern/Late Medieval History of Europe; History of the Book; Women and Gender; Material History; Religious History (Protestant Reformation); North Sea History; Latin Paleography; Incunabula & Early Printed Books; Manuscripts; Digital Humanities

Courses Taught

Courses in which I was a TA:

  • HIST 131-401/ECON 028-401 Financial Meltdowns: Past and Present (Fall, 2019)
  • HIST 031: Ascent of Europe (Spring, 2020)
  • HIST 163: Modern American Culture (Fall, 2020)
  • HIST 145: Discover the Middle Ages (Spring, 2021)
  • PSCI 180: Ancient Political Thought (Fall 2021)
Selected Publications