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Second MRST Talk on Thursday

This Thursday, October 20, Dr. Charlotte Cartwright will give the second of our MRST talks this semester. Come to the […]


The English Heritage 1066 March Has Begun!

It is the 950th anniversary of the Norman Conquest of England and to celebrate the date English Heritage have organized […]


Fall 2016 MRST Talks at Christopher Newport

Hello CNU Medievalists and welcome back to campus for the start of the new academic year. This semester the MRST […]

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Summer Scholars 2016 Comes to an End

Hello CNU Medievalists! After working through June and July, Dyllan and I have finished our work on the Summer Scholars […]

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Second update from the Summer Scholars translation project

Hello and happy fourth of July! Our Summer Scholars program is halfway done, and Dyllan and I have completed four […]

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The Summer Scholars Program is Underway at CNU

Hello to the CNU Medievalists and Early Modernists from Dr Cartwright! This is the first of what will be several […]


Medievalist Perspective on Game of Thrones (plus bonus nerdy links)

Happy May the Fourth! Game of Thrones has returned, and as we know that many CNU students are fans, we’d […]

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Military Through the Ages at Jamestown Settlement

Every year the Jamestown Settlement hosts an event called Military Through the Ages, and re-enactor groups come together to display […]

Dr. Amanda Herbert’s Fellowship at the Huntington Library

Hello CNU Medieval and Renaissance Studies Scholars!   My name is Dr. Amanda Herbert, and I’m a professor in the […]

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Digitized Manuscripts from the British Library

Last week the British Library’s Medieval Manuscripts Blog (which is well worth subscribing to in its own right) published a […]