Sarah Bromberg

Humanities School of Arts and Sciences
Sarah Bromberg, PhD, Art, Humanities
978.665.3018 Office: Conlon Hall 218
Office Hours
Spring 2024

Tuesday 11:00am-12:30pm
Thursday 11:00am-12:30pm

Courses Taught

Art Appreciation (ART 1100)
Drawing (ART 1400)
Ancient and Medieval Art (ART 2010)
History of Architecture (ART 3300)
Women, Art and Society (ART 3700)


Postdoctoral Fellowship, Newberry Library and John Rylands Institute
Exchange Fellow, Chicago Illinois and University of Manchester, England. July 1 - August 31, 2016.
Ph.D., University of Pittsburgh
M.A., Tufts University
B.A., Brandeis University

“The Position of Jewish Art and Exegesis in an Illustrated Christian Biblical Commentary: Ezekiel’s Vision of the Tetramorph in Fourteenth- and Fifteenth-Century Manuscripts and Printed Copies of Nicholas of Lyra’s Postilla litteralis,” Manuscript Studies 7/2 (2022), 293-334.  Peer reviewed. Open access at:

"Exegetical Imagery for King Manuel I of Portugal: Solomon's Temple in Nicholas of Lyra's Postilla," Zeitschrift für Kunstgeschichte, 77/2 (2014): 175-198.

"Gendered and Ungendered Readings of the Rothschild Canticles," Different Visions: A Journal of New Perspectives on Medieval Art, no. 1 (2008), 26 pages. Peer Reviewed Journal.

The Borders of Jewish and Christian Art and Exegesis in Fourteenth and Fifteenth-Century Illustrated Copies of Nicholas of Lyra's Postilla," Virtual International Medieval Congress hosted by the University of Leeds. July 9, 2020.

Participant in roundtable discussion sponsored by the Material Collective, "The Middle Ages: What Does it Have to do with Me?" International Medieval Congress at Western Michigan University. Kalamazoo, MI. May 11, 2019.