Marjorie Elizabeth (Beth) Plummer

Marjorie Elizabeth (Beth) Plummer is the Susan C. Karant Chair for Reformation and Early Modern European History in the Division for Late Medieval and Reformation Studies at the University of Arizona. Her publications include From Priest’s Whore to Pastor’s Wife: Clerical Marriage and the Process of Reform in the Early German Reformation (2012) and Stripping the Veil: Convent Reform, Protestant Nuns, and Female Devotional Life in Sixteenth-Century Germany (Oxford: Oxford University Press, 2022). She is co-editor of Archeologies of Reformation: Writing the German Reformation, 1517–2017 (2017) and Topographies of Tolerance and Intolerance: Responses to Religious Pluralism in Reformation Europe (2018). In addition, she is a managing editor for the Archive for Reformation History. Currently, she is researching one project on mixed confessional convents during the seventeenth and eighteenth centuries and another on the daily interactions among the members of congregations with shared and mixed confessional parish churches in the Soester Börde.