Medieval and early modern Spanish culture; the history of cartography; theories of space; books of chivalry; the theory of the novel
Current Research Interest
Political economy; money and culture; the theory of the gift, debt, and profit in medieval and early modern Spain; sound, voice, and noise in medieval culture
Society for the Humanities Interdisciplinary Monograph Writing Group
Global Cornell Internationalizing the Curriculum
John S. Guggenheim Fellow
John K. Walsh Award for Best Article
Universidad Nacional Autónoma de México (UNAM) Gabino Barreda Medal
Pinet, Simone. "Diagrams, Maps, Fiction." In Literature and Cartography: Theories, Histories, Genres, edited by Anders Engberg-Pedersen, 173-197. Cambridge: MIT Press, 2017.
Pinet, Simone. The Task of the Cleric: Cartography, Translation, and Economics in Thirteenth-Century Iberia. Toronto: University of Toronto Press, 2016.