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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 […]

Why History Matters: The 800-Year Anniversary of the Magna Carta

At 6:30 PM on November 18th in the Gaines Theater, the Christopher Newport University Public History Center, the Department of […]

Introduction from Dr. Cartwright

Hello to everyone at Christopher Newport! As the new medieval historian on campus I’m pleased to be joining the community […]

Swords, Demons, Witches and Saints

It might be early for references to Halloween, as in my title, but CNU English and MRST took a group […]

Trip to the American Shakespeare Center

CNU English and MRST Students to Attend Joan of Arc (1 Henry VI)! This trip to the American Shakespeare Center’s […]

Inaugural Post!

Welcome! I’m Dr. Sharon Rowley, the Director of Medieval and Renaissance Studies (MRST); I’ll tell you more about myself in […]