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Jonathan Good
Associate Professor of History picture of Dr. j. Good

Academic Degrees
A.B., Dartmouth College, 1994
M.A., University of Toronto, 1995
Ph.D., University of Minnesota, 2004

Teaching and Scholarly Interests: Ancient and Medieval history, late-medieval England, saints and saint cults, chivalry, national identity. 

Contact Information:

Jonathan Good teaches Reinhardt's Western Civilization survey courses, History 111 and 112, and upper-level courses on Ancient, Medieval, Renaissance and Reformation, Irish, and East Asian history. In 2009 he received Reinhardt's faculty research award, and in 2012 he received the Jane England Teaching Excellence Award. 

Dr. Good serves as the faculty advisor for Reinhardt's chapter of Phi Alpha Theta, the honor society for students of history.

With Wendy Turner of Augusta University, Dr. Good founded the Georgia Medievalists' Group

Dr. Good maintains First Floor Tarpley, the blog of the Reinhardt History Program.

Recent Publications:  

The Cult of Saint George in Medieval England (paperback edition) (Woodbridge, Suffolk: Boydell, 2015).

Review of S. Justice, Adam Usk’s Secret (Philadelphia: University of Pennsylvania Press, 2015), Sehepunckte 15.11.

Review of L. Smoller, The Saint and the Chopped-Up Baby: The Cult of Vincent Ferrer in Medieval and Early Modern Europe (Ithaca, N.Y.: Cornell University Press, 2014), Sixteenth-Century Journal 46.2 (2015).

Review of G.W.S. Barrow, Robert Bruce and the Community of the Realm of Scotland (Edinburgh: Edinburgh University Press, 2013), Sixteenth Century Journal 46.1 (2015)

Review of Esther Dehoux, Saints guerriers: Georges, Guillaume, Maurice, et Michel dans la France médiévale (XIe-XIIIe siècles) (Rennes: Presses Universitaires de Rennes, 2014), Sehepunkte 15.1 (2015). 

"'Mémoire touchant le Canada': A Plan to Save New France," The James Ford Bell Library Essays 4 (2014).

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