Brian Christopher Hardison is a pre-doctoral teaching associate in the English Department and the key project coordinator for the Medieval Studies Graduate Interest Group at the University of Washington. His research to date has focused on the use and reception of Gildas' De excidio et conquestu Britanniae at the seventh-century school of Theodore and Hadrian at Canterbury. Brian's current research interests include pedagogy in Anglo-Saxon England, Insular Latin literary culture to 1100, manuscript and textual studies, and ancillary fields.