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Lincoln Cathedral photographed from the wall of Lincoln Castle by Dr. Cartwright on June 13 2017

Summer Trip Report: Medieval Stone Carving

When we think about medieval buildings – castles, cathedrals, etc – we tend to think of sprawling stone structures, and […]

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2017 Longwood Undergraduate Medieval Conference Report

Christopher Newport University sent our first ever undergraduates to the 11th Annual “Meeting in the Middle” at Longwood University on […]

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Manuscript Workshop on Wednesday March 15th

Join Dr. Cartwright and Dr. Moran on Wednesday March 15th at 1:30 for a hands-on workshop that will give you […]

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MRST Courses Summer and Fall 2017

The following courses offered at CNU starting in May and August will count towards the fulfillment of our minor in […]

El Greco (Domenikos Theotokopoulos) (Greek, Iráklion (Candia) 1540/41–1614 Toledo)
View of Toledo, ca. 1598–99
Oil on canvas; 47 3/4 x 42 3/4 in. (121.3 x 108.6 cm)
The Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York, H. O. Havemeyer Collection, Bequest of Mrs. H. O. Havemeyer, 1929 (29.100.6)
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Metropolitan Museum of Art Collection Online

For students, particularly in Art History, there is an increasing number of resources for images online. Last month the Metropolitan […]

The Humanities and the Sciences

This is the first of several posts that will explore the relationship between the humanities and the sciences. We’ll be […]

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Hoards, Burial Sites & Museum Resources

(This post is a resource for my students ENGL 223-6, who will be reading a range of medieval English and […]

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Final MRST talk of the fall semester is TODAY!

The Medieval & Renaissance Studies fall 2016 lecture series concludes this Thursday, November 17, at 4:30 p.m. in the Trible […]

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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 […]

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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 […]