War, economy and culture in Italy, 1330–1450.
I am a Gertrude Conaway Vanderbilt Professor of medieval European history at Vanderbilt University. My primary field of study is economic history, with interest also in literature. I received my Ph.D from Yale University in 1992, where I primarily studied Greek and Latin patristics. Full bio: http://www.vanderbilt.edu/historydept/caferro.html