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The Very Rich Hours of the Duke de Berry

 Très Riches Heures du Duc de Berry (“The Very Rich Hours of the Duke of Berry”) is a livre d’heures — a “Book of Hours”, commissioned by Duke of Berry in the Year of Our Lord 1410. 318 more words


Manuscript Road Trip: Reconstructing the Beauvais Missal

If you’ve been travelling with me on this virtual road trip around the United States, you have almost certainly come to know the dismembered beauty known as The Beauvais Missal. 2,546 more words

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Living in the Margins

One day soon I’ll fill you in on the last year of my life. It was a year that included submitting applications, receiving both acceptance and rejection letters, vacillating between options, choosing The Medieval Institute at Western Michigan University, moving across the country, starting classes, working in Special Collections and the Rare Book Room at Waldo Library, surviving my first Michigan winter, getting into my first professional conference (Hygiene, Medicine, Water and Well-Being, organized by Albrecht Classen at the University of Arizona) and making friends amid a community of fantastic, weird, socially awkward, brilliant scholars. 287 more words

Medieval Manuscripts published in Ohio, 1950??

When I visited the OCADU library this past reading week, I learned that Otto Ege, an acclaimed librarian, published multiple manuscripts from the 12th to 18th century in 1950, Cleveland, Ohio. 749 more words


Manuscript Road Trip: The Boston Public Library

This week, after eighteen months, forty-nine posts, and forty-eight states, the Manuscript Road Trip goes home. Welcome to Boston!

I’ve lived just west of Boston for fifteen years, much of that time spent working as a consultant cataloguing collections of medieval manuscripts in the area. 1,781 more words

Medieval Manuscripts

Beyond Print

Digital Humanities Curriculum Transforms Study of Literature 

By Geoff Gehman

An assignment for their Studies in Chaucer Class became an academic pilgrimage for Wilkes sophomores Tara Giarratano and Nicole Kutos. 1,621 more words


Researched to Death available through Smashwords!

Finally! Researched to Death, Jamie Brodie Mystery #4, is available through Smashwords. Here’s the link: https://www.smashwords.com/books/view/517151 

“Was it National Old Boyfriends Week, and I’d missed the memo?” … 232 more words