Hannah Abrahamson

Hannah Abrahamson

Education

BA (Honors) in Spanish, Ohio University, 2015

Research Interests

Early Colonial Yucatán
Transatlantic Crossings
Women's History

Dissertation Title

TBD

Faculty Advisors

Jeffrey Lesser
Thomas D. Rogers
Yanna Yannakakis

Biography

Hannah Abrahamson completed her BA in Spanish language and literature with a focus on women in the colonial period. She then spent a year researching women in 16th century Yucatán in the Archivo General de Indias in Seville, Spain. Her research focuses on women's engagement in land ownership, petitions to the Spanish Crown, civil suits, and medical documentation.