- Archaeology in Europe has 19 new posts.
- BabelStone has 72 medieval images. h/t Cliopatria.
- Muhlberger's Early History has video of medieval explosives!
- The Cranky Professor is Dante blogging.
- The Heroic Age has over a dozen new posts, CfPs and the like.
- Getting Medieval has images from Guedelon.
- The Medieval Bookworm reviews The Doomsday Book. Back when we were putting together MediEvolution, one of the segments for our test run was a review of the same book.
- Lingwe discusses Tolkien's View: Windows into his World.
- Mearcstapa posted an abstract for a submission to K'zoo.
- The Medieval Garden Enclosed reminds us that it's time for threshing.
- Mony Wylsum Way plays a writers' game with Arthurian characters.
- Steven Till has seven essential fantasy reads, none of which I've read. As a general rule, I find fantasy novels by authors with the first name "Terry" unreadable.
- Popular Culture has posts on two new books: Cinematic Illuminations: The Middle Ages on Film, and Medieval Film.
- Cloregy has a post on hurricanes in the Medieval Warm Period.
- Prof. Rodney Stark defends the Crusaders.
- Think no one is passionate about medieval literature? Some guy stabbed two people to death in an argument over books on medieval lit.
Tuesday, August 18, 2009
Morning Medieval Miscellany
Let's see how far I can get before the kids' alarm clocks go off: