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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

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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

Books

Manuscript Road Trip: The Biggest Little State in the Union

There are several important things to know about Rhode Island besides the fact that it is the smallest state in the union. No. 1, it is not an island. 1,440 more words

Medieval Manuscripts

Transcription of Brut Chronicle added to LUNA

Rylands English MS 103 has received a full transcription on Luna. The Brut Chronicle (a History of England), was one of the most popular Middle English prose texts, and is extant in English in approximately 181 manuscripts as well as other manuscripts in Anglo-Norman and Latin. 167 more words

Resource Discovery

I am free for reading

For Epicurus, human suffering is always finite: “if it is slight, he says, you may despise it, if it is great it will not be long.”  1,139 more words

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Manuscript Road Trip: The World's Most Mysterious Manuscript

We can’t leave New Haven until I introduce you to The World’s Most Mysterious Manuscript.

I won’t deny it. I have been captivated by Beinecke… 2,477 more words

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