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Ariella Elema, "Anatomy of a Duel: Jean de Carrouges versus Jacques Le Gris"

What really happened at the so-called Last Duel (the subject of the movie by the same name)? Ariella Elema has contributed a mini lecture for Middle Ages for Educators to explain such duels in…

From  Jonathan Henry on September 24th, 2021 0 likes 12 plays

The Origins and History of a Monastic Archive - From the Early Middle Ages to the Present

This 8.5-minute video explores the history behind the medieval library and archives at the former monastery of Saint Gaul. The archive was begun in the eighth-century and preserves many important…

From  Jonathan Henry on May 3rd, 2021 0 likes 49 plays

Medieval Blood Libel and Anti-Asian American Racism

Links 1. Video home page on Middle Ages for Educators2. For reports and resources on Anti-Asian and Anti-Asian American Sentiment, see the AAPI COVID-19 Project.3. For images, maps, and graphs on the…

From  Jonathan Henry on March 31st, 2021 0 likes 52 plays

Cord Whitaker and Walter Pohl - Critical Approaches to Race and Ethnicity: Premodern Identities and the Trans-Atlantic Politics of Scholarship

Critical Approaches to Race and Ethnicity: Premodern Identities and the Trans-Atlantic Politics of ScholarshipThursday, February 11 Cord Whitaker, Wellesley College Walter Pohl, University of…

From  Sarah Porter on March 9th, 2021 1 likes 85 plays

Beowulf and Alien

Gina Brandolino compares Beowulf and Alien. View the full resource page here.

From  Jonathan Henry on January 25th, 2021 0 likes 66 plays

Clerk's Tale-Sita's Ramayana

A video by Moira Fitzgibbons for use on the Middle Ages for Educators site.

From  Jonathan Henry on January 25th, 2021 0 likes 28 plays

Digital Resources for Medieval Maps and Mapping

Further details about the use of medieval maps, and how to access map data. Produced for Middle Ages for Educators.

From  Jonathan Henry on January 8th, 2021 0 likes 40 plays

Brief Introduction to Medieval Maps

A brief introduction to medieval maps, produced for Middle Ages for Educators.

From  Jonathan Henry on January 8th, 2021 0 likes 70 plays

EHL Seminar 1: Lessons from the past? Terms of the debate and some examples

Seminar 1: Lessons from the past? Terms of the debate and some examples Tuesday, October 6, 1:30 PM EST Speakers: John Haldon (History, Princeton) Hugh Elton (Ancient Greek & Roman Studies,…

From  Sarah Porter on December 18th, 2020 0 likes 11 plays

Plague: From the Late Neolithic to the Black Death - Phil Slavin

Plague: From the Late Neolithic to the Black Death Speaker: Phil Slavin, University of Stirling May 21, 2020 In partnership with Climate Change and History Research Initiative and with the support…

From  Sarah Porter on December 10th, 2020 0 likes 36 plays

From Healthscaping to Disease Tracing: Plague and Public Health After the Black Death - Abigail Agresta

From Healthscaping to Disease Tracing: Plague and Public Health After the Black Death Speaker: Abigail Agresta, George Washington University June 18, 2020 In partnership with…

From  Sarah Porter on December 5th, 2020 0 likes 17 plays

The Justinianic Plague: Apocalypse or Overblown? - Lee Mordechai and Merle Eisenberg

The Justinianic Plague: Apocalypse or Overblown? Speakers: Lee Mordechai, Hebrew University Merle Eisenberg, National Socio-Environmental Synthesis Center in Annapolis June…

From  Sarah Porter on December 4th, 2020 0 likes 24 plays

Avoiding Plague like the Plague: Some Pathogenic Context for Late Antique Pandemics - Tim Newfield

Avoiding Plague like the Plague: Some Pathogenic Context for Late Antique Pandemics Speaker: Tim Newfield, Georgetown University, Washington June 4, 2020 In…

From  Sarah Porter on December 4th, 2020 0 likes 12 plays

The ‘Plague of Cyprian’: Sources, Problems, Origins and the ‘Crisis of the Third Century’ - Sabine Huebner

The ‘Plague of Cyprian’: Sources, Problems, Origins and the ‘Crisis of the Third Century’ Speaker: Sabine Huebner, University of Basel May 28, 2020 In…

From  Sarah Porter on December 4th, 2020 0 likes 162 plays

The Story of Pandemics in Scholarship and Popular Culture, 1890-2020 - Eisenberg and Mordechai

The Story of Pandemics in Scholarship and Popular Culture, 1890-2020 Speakers: Merle Eisenberg, National Socio-Environmental Synthesis Center in Annapolis Lee…

From  Sarah Porter on December 2nd, 2020 0 likes 61 plays