Paul H. Freedman is the Chester D Tripp Professor of History at Yale University. He specializes in medieval social history, the history of Spain, the study of medieval peasantry, and medieval cuisine.
Freedman was awarded a BA at the University of California at Santa Cruz and an MLS from the School of Library and Information Studies at the University of California at Berkeley. He received a Ph.D. in History at Berkeley in 1978 and then taught for 18 years at Vanderbilt University before joining the Yale faculty in 1997.
- The Diocese of Vic: Tradition and Regeneration in Medieval Catalonia, 1983
- The Origins of Peasant Servitude in Medieval Catalonia, 1991
- Images of the Medieval Peasant, 1999
- Food: The History of Taste (ed.), 2007
- Out of the East: Spices and the Medieval Imagination, 2008
- Ten Restaurants That Changed America, 2016
- (video) HIST 210: The Early Middle Ages, 284–1000 (Fall 2011), by Paul H. Freedman at Open Yale Courses.
- "Paul Freedman". Yale University. Retrieved 5 January 2019.
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