Monika Winiarczyk

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Monika Winiarczyk’s research interests include the representation of women and religious minorities within medieval Christian art as well as medieval depictions of the human body. Her Ph.D. thesis, entitled ‘If you prick her, will she bleed?: Synagoga and Medieval Female Jewish bodies’, examines the iconography of the medieval Christian personification of Judaism, Synagoga, in relation to medieval ideas surrounding the Jewish and female body.