Professor Gabriele would be happy to speak on issues related to religion and violence in the medieval and modern worlds, as well as medieval themes in any pop culture medium (tv, movies, video games, etc.). Please contact him.



Public Writing

Prof. Gabriele’s research and teaching have been featured in Forbes.comThe Washington PostReligion News ServiceThe GuardianThe Daily BeastSlate, Quartz, Pacific Standard, The New Republic,, and The Roanoke Times, as well as on CNN, on NPR, and the Australian Broadcasting Corporation.

Since 2018, he has been a regular contributor to

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He has also written for The Washington PostReligion News Service, and The Roanoke Times.

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Interviews with Prof. Gabriele have aired locally, nationally, and internationally. He is more than happy to talk about how the Middle Ages are seen in our modern world, whether it have to do with Game of ThronesStar Wars, or just about anything else. Please get in touch for more information.

Local Interviews

National/ International Interviews

  • Listen to Prof. Gabriele’s interview on WINA (Charlottesville) about persistence of apocalyptic belief.

  • Watch Prof. Gabriele interviewed about the medieval history that informs the video games Dragon Age & Witcher 3.