Keynote Speaker

Jessica Lockhart is Head of Research of the Old Books New Science Lab and of the Book and the Silk Roads projects, with teaching interests in global literatures of the premodern world, as well as medieval literatures of the British Isles. Jessica received her PhD in 2017 from the University of Toronto’s Centre for Medieval Studies. As Head of Research, Jessica contributes to vision and helps ensure that the Book and the Silk Roads achieves its research goals. Find her on Twitter @lockhartjj.