Simone Pinet

Professor
Romance Studies, College of Arts and Sciences

Contact Information

K268 Klarman Hall
Cornell University
Ithaca, NY 14853

Simone Pinet

Professor
Romance Studies, College of Arts and Sciences

Expertise
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

Distinction
John S. Guggenheim Fellow
John K. Walsh Award for Best Article
Universidad Nacional Autónoma de México (UNAM) Gabino Barreda Medal

Selected Publications
Pinet, Simone. The Task of the Cleric: Cartography, Translation, and Economics in Thirteenth-Century Iberia. Toronto: University of Toronto Press, 2016.

Pinet, Simone. "The Chivalric Romance in the Sixteenth Century." In A History of the Spanish Novel, edited by J.G. Ardila. London: Oxford University Press, 2015.

Cornell Research Website Article
Where Did the Language of Money Come From?