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Anti-Pollution Measures and the Common Good in Medieval Paris

Sarah McDougall interviews Emily Hutchinson about the creation of story maps for understanding anti-pollution measures in medieval Paris, France.

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Medieval Studies:Race, Race-thinking in the Middle Ages, Dec. 14, 2021

Rachel Schine, NYU Abu Dhabi & Peter Webb, Leiden University Skin and Blood? Blackness and Arabness in Middle Eastern Perspectives

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Shepherd of Hermas (Discussion of an Ancient Christian Text)

An educational interview with Chance Bonar (PhD cand., Harvard) on the ancient Christian text Shepherd of Hermas. In this video, we cover introductory issues, the language of enslavement present in…

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Hip Hop and the Grail

Richard Sévère juxtaposes content from hip-hop and medieval texts in this latest Medieval Meets Modern contribution. Produced for Princeton University's Middle Ages for…

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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…

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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…

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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…

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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…

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Beowulf and Alien

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

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Clerk's Tale-Sita's Ramayana

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

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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.

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Brief Introduction to Medieval Maps

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

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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,…

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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…

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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…

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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…

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