Sarah Wilma Watson is a Ph.D. Candidate in the Department of English at the University of Pennsylvania. She is currently writing a dissertation on the reception of Christine de Pizan, a Parisian poet, in late medieval England, focusing in particular on women readers of Christine’s works.

Originally from Rochester, NY, Sarah graduated with a BA in English and History from the University of Rochester in 2010 and went on to complete an MA in Medieval Studies at Fordham University in 2012.