Dan La Corte

Professor | Agnes C. Renner Chair

Dr. La Corte likes to see the interaction between culture and religion, institutions of governance and legal history, as well as explore the classical roots to our modern culture. He specializes in early and high medieval monastic culture and spirituality.

Dr. La Corte is the Agnes C. Renner Chair in History.

Education and Training

  • Fordham University, The Bronx, New York
  • The Medieval Institute, Western Michigan University, Kalamazoo, Michigan
  • University of Dallas, Irving, Texas

Areas of Professional Interest

  • Intellectual Church History
  • Carolingian and Cistercian Monasticism
  • Medieval Spirituality

Courses Taught

Early European Ideas

Medieval History

Medieval Britain, Renaissance and Reformation

Medieval Monasticism
Medieval Medicine and Medieval Women

Medieval Church History


Dan La Corte

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518 W. Locust St.
Davenport, IA 52803

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