Rap Song With Lyrics That Do Not Use the Letter E
This week in history: Somehow I never realized that both C.S. Lewis and Aldous Huxley died on the same day as JFK.
An Essay on Unseen Truth
This is very bad:
Damascus. Great Mosque. Façade of the Inner Courtyard Suffers Damage from a Shell
This may be cause for optimism:
And my favorite tweet this week:
Renaissance scholars need to understand that what they study is a part of the medieval period.
— Steffen Hope (@HopeSteffen) November 24, 2013
I often talk to Renaissance/Spanish Golden Age scholars as though they work on my same material because, as far as I'm concerned, the Middle Ages doesn't end until the very beginning of the seventeenth century, and every single time I am forced to remember anew that they don't see themselves as medievalists.