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It is hard to resist the suggestion of Jacques Le Goff that (in the Latin West at least) smiling as we understand it was an invention of the Middle Ages.
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I am berating myself for not writing anything for a while, but life’s been busy and messy, so I’ll cut myself some slack.
My topic today today was inspired by a twitter debate between the fantastic Mary Beard and ‘stavvers’, a user who was protesting for trigger warnings in Classics. 555 more words