Medieval

A medieval ring from the late 9th to mid 10th century, discovered in central Poland, has been been revealed to be one of the earliest Christian artefacts found in that country. [...]
Mon, Dec 09, 2019
Source: Medievalists
A high-resolution georadar has detected traces of a ship burial and a settlement that probably dates to the Merovingian or Viking Period at Edøy in northwestern Norway. [...]
Sun, Dec 08, 2019
Source: Medievalists
Ruth Mazo Karras on how expectations for men and masculine behaviour differed between medieval cultures. [...]
Sun, Dec 08, 2019
Source: Medievalists
The sinking of the White Ship in 1120 had far reaching repercussions for the Anglo-Norman hegemony, sparking a succession crisis and sowing the seeds of three decades of dynastic strife between the Conqueror's grandchildren. [...]
Sat, Dec 07, 2019
Source: Medievalists
Right near the beginning of Ivanhoe, Scott gives a description of the Norman in England and the Saxon. His description sets the Normans in England up very clearly as the evil colonisers and Anglo-Norman as the imposed language of colonisers. [...]
Sat, Dec 07, 2019
Source: Medievalists

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