Medieval Politics, Research, and Literary Discipline: An Interview With Lucy Pick, Author of “Pilgrimage”

Lucy Pick is a historian who runs the Religious Studies major at University of Chicago. Her first novel, Pilgrimage, was published just this summer by the Brooklyn-based publishing company Cuidono Press. Pilgrimage follows Gebirga, the blind daughter of Saint Godelieve, as she travels the Camino de Santiago during the Middle Ages. The novel explores the politics behind the Catholic Church and court, as well as the struggles for those suffering with illnesses at that time. We sat down with Lucy to learn what it was […]

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