Corinne Wieben is a historian specializing in medieval Europe. She holds a B.A. in Medieval Studies from the University of California, Davis, as well as an M.A. in History and a Ph.D. in History with an emphasis in Medieval Studies, both from the University of California, Santa Barbara. Her current research uses marriage litigation records from fourteenth-century Lucca, Italy to explore how social, religious, and legal ideas about marriage and masculinity translated into public life and politics. She has presented papers at various academic conferences, including the annual meeting of the American Historical Association, the California Interdisciplinary Consortium for Italian Studies, and the International Congress on Medieval Studies, and she has presented at special seminars at the Huntingdon Library in Pasadena, California and the School for Advanced Research in Santa Fe, New Mexico. Among the honors she has received are a Fulbright grant for study in Italy and the Medieval Academy of America Helen Maud Cam Dissertation Grant. Her publications include an article in the California Italian Studies Journal and essays in two forthcoming collections.