David Price

Head of Department, Professor

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Contact Information

Office Hours

  • Monday, 10-11; Wednesday, 8-9; and by appointment

Research Interest(s)

European history (1450-1650), Renaissance, Reformation, History of the arts (visual and literary), History of Christianity, Jewish-Christian relations, History of the Bible, Renaissance Latin

Education

  • Ph.D. Yale University, 1985
  • B.A. University of Cincinnati,1979

Courses

  • Fall 2013
  • RLST 503: Renaissance of the Bible

Selected Publications

Books

  • Johannes Reuchlin and the Campaign to Destroy Jewish Books. Oxford University Press, 2011.
  • Nicodemus Frischlin, Phasma. Critical edition of Latin text, with translation and introduction by David H. Price. Stuttgart: Frommann-Holzboog, 2007.
  • (Co-author) “Let It Go Among Our People”: An Illustrated History of the English Bible from Wyclif to the King James Version. . Cambridge: Lutterworth, 2004.
  • Albrecht Dürer’s Renaissance: Humanism, Reformation, and the Art of Faith. University of Michigan Press, 2003.
  • Albrecht Dürer. Underweysung der Messung. Electronic facsimile of 1538 edition (CD-ROM). Commentary by David Price. Palo Alto: Octavo, 2003.
  • Janus Secundus. Tempe: Medieval and Renaissance Texts and Studies, 1996.
  • (co-author) The Reformation of the Bible / The Bible of the Reformation. New Haven: Yale University Press, 1996.
  • The Political Dramaturgy of Nicodemus Frischlin: Essays on Humanist Drama in Germany. Chapel Hill and London: University of North Carolina Press, 1990.

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