Christina von Nolcken
English Language and Literature

Christina von Nolcken is a medievalist specializing in Old and Middle English Literature. Her research has mostly been on reformist works by the followers of John Wyclif (d. 1384). She is currently writing the biography of UChicago professor Edith Rickert (1871–1838), who helped break an important part of the German code in World War I. Von Nolcken is an Associate Professor Emerita in the Department of English Language and Literature, the Program in Medieval Studies.