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The Richard Rufus of Cornwall Project

Preparing Critical Editions of Rufus' Extant Works


Editors

Dr. Jennifer Ottman

Associate Editor, Richard Rufus of Cornwall Project
Indiana University
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Philosophy Department
Indiana University

Education:

Ph.D., Yale University, 2003

M.Phil., Yale University, 1998

M.A., Yale University, 1996

B.A., Amherst College, 1995

Research Employment:

Associate Editor, Richard Rufus Project (RRP), 2011–present

Greystones Manuscript Project, Center for Medieval Philosophy, Georgetown University, Washington, D.C., 2011–present

Assistant Editor, RRP, 2009–2011

Postdoctoral Assistant Editor, RRP, 2003–2005

Editorial Assistant, RRP, 1999–2003

Selected Publications:

Editor, In Aristot. De generatione et corruptione, by Roger Bacon. Working transcription from Rome, Collegio Sant’Isidoro 1/10, fol. 101ra–111rb.

The Date and Significance of the De anima Gloss in Paris, BN lat. 6569.”

Editor, In Aristot. De anima. Partial working transcription from Paris, Bibliothèque nationale lat. 6569, fol. 44r–63v.

Anonymous Corpus Christi, In Aristotelis De generatione et corruptione, Oxford, Corpus Christi Cod. 119.”

Editor, In Aristot. De generatione et corruptione. Working transcription from Oxford, Corpus Christi College 119, fol. 1ra–10vb.

Principal editor, Metaphysica: Translatio Arabica-Latina, Versio Vulgata, by Aristotle. Edited by J. Ottman et al. (M. Streijger, R. Meyer, C. Robey, S. Janda, D. Boetsch, and R. Wood).

Collaborating editor, In Aristotelis De generatione et corruptione, by Richard Rufus of Cornwall. Edited by Neil Lewis and Rega Wood, with the assistance of Jennifer Ottman. Auctores britannici medii aevi, no. 21. Oxford and New York: For the British Academy by Oxford University Press, 2011.

Editor, “Excerpta ex Glossa Abrincensi in Aristotelis De generatione et corruptione: Codex Abrincensis (Avranches) 232, fol. 1r–63r, in margine et inter lineas.” In Richard Rufus of Cornwall, In Aristotelis De generatione et corruptione, 199–244.

“List of Manuscripts and Editions [of the Works of William of Auvergne].” In Autour de Guillaume d’Auvergne (†1249), ed. Franco Morenzoni and Jean-Yves Tilliette, 375–99. Bibliothèque d’histoire culturelle du moyen âge, ed. Nicole Bériou and Franco Morenzoni, vol. 2. Turnhout: Brepols, 2005.

“Walter of Burley: His Life and Works.” With Rega Wood. Vivarium 37, no. 1 (March 1999): 1–23.

Selected Presentations:

“Comments on Richard Rufus’s Theory of Universals.” Aristotelian Logic and Metaphysics: A Ruth Norman Halls Colloquium. Indiana University, Bloomington, 20–21 October 2012.

Panelist, “Establishing the Text of a Critical Edition: Problems in Optics.” Mini-Conference on Richard Rufus of Cornwall. American Philosophical Association Pacific Division Annual Meeting. San Francisco, 22–27 March 2005.

“The Influence of Aristotelian Philosophy on Richard Rufus’s Account of Free Will.” Medieval Association of the Pacific Annual Meeting. San Francisco State University, 11–12 March 2005. Mini-Conference on Richard Rufus of Cornwall. American Philosophical Association Pacific Division Annual Meeting. San Francisco, 22–27 March 2005.

Selected Translations:

Feeding, Sharing and Devouring: Ritual and Society in Highland Odisha, India, by Peter Berger. Religion and Society, no. 59. Boston: Walter de Gruyter, 2015.

A Basque Patriot in New York: Jose Luis de la Lombana y Foncea and the Euskadi Delegation in the United States, by Iñaki Anasagasti and Josu Erkoreka. Basque Politics Series, no. 6. Reno, Nevada: Center for Basque Studies, University of Nevada, Reno, 2013.