Nathan Daniels (he/him) is a PhD Candidate in History and Instructor in the Expository Writing Program at Johns Hopkins University. Prior to his time at Hopkins, he earned a BA in Medieval Studies and Musicology from Oberlin College and an MA in History at San Francisco State University. Nathan is broadly interested in the urban history of the Middle Ages, with a particular focus on the construction and uses of urban space in fourteenth-century Paris. His research has been funded by the Medieval Academy of America and the Charles Singleton Center at Hopkins, and he has also received both the Dean’s Teaching Fellowship and the Dean’s Prize Fellowship from the Krieger School of Arts and Sciences. In addition to his dissertation research, Nathan is also interested in digital history and research methodologies, including text encoding and geospatial mapping.