Ericka Swensson


Contact Information
E-mail: eswensso@usc.edu
Phone: (213) 821-2296
Office: ATT Bldg

Curriculum Vitae


  • M.A. , CSU - Long Beach
  • B.A. , UC - Santa Cruz
  • Ph.D. History & Gender Studies, University of Southern California, 8/2013

  • Academic Appointment, Affiliation, and Employment History

    • Lecturer in History and Religion, University of Southern California, 08/15/2013-01/10/2016  

    Description of Research

    Research Keywords
    Gender and Sexuality, monasticism, Early Medieval Europe, hagiography.
    Research Specialties
    Early medieval Europe, Anglo-Saxon England, Gender and Sexuality, hagiography, monasticism.


    Journal Article
    • Swensson, E. M. (2015). "The Virgin and the Archbishop: A Comparative Analysis of the Cults of Mildred and Augustine at St Augustine's Abbey, Canterbury". The Journal of Medieval Monastic Studies. Vol. 4, pp. 1-20.

  • Department of History
  • 3502 Trousdale Parkway
  • Social Sciences Building (SOS) 153
  • Los Angeles, CA
  • 90089-0034