Recently a medieval treasure was unearthed in England. It's a figurine of a wild man, brandishing a club and a set of powerful beard hairs. Check the link: http://www.bbc.com/news/uk-england-suffolk-35050026 What is strange is that such figurines were common in the Middle Ages if the art historians and archaeologists can be believed. A very common… Continue reading Statues of wild men: the medieval equivalent of some popular figurine of modern times?
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CEU Medieval Radio proudly presents our next show on 'Past Perfect!' (April 16), featuring Judith Rasson from the Central European University in Budapest, who will discuss cultural anthropology and ethnography in historical studies, medieval textiles and medieval memorial monuments on the Balkans. Past Perfect! is CEU Medieval Radio's show on medieval and early modern history… Continue reading “Past Perfect!” Features Judith Rasson
CEU Medieval Radio proudly presents the next episode of 'Past Perfect!' (March 15-19) featuring Brett Whalen from the University of North Carolina. Dr. Whalen works on Christian intellectual and cultural history in the High Middle Ages. Among other topics, he teaches courses on the crusades, apocalyptic thought, and the medieval Roman Church. In this episode… Continue reading Brett Whalen on This Week’s ‘Past Perfect!’
Estella Weiss-Krejci (Academy of Sciences, Vienna) February 1-5, 2015 Burial norms (excarnation & evisceration), Austrian & Mayan comparisons Timothy Dawson (Independent Researcher) February 15-19, 2015 Military, Court, and Women’s dress in the Eastern Mediterranean Daniel Ziemann (CEU) March 1-5, 2015 First Bulgarian State, Ottonians & the East, Canon Law Brett Whalen (UNC-Chapel Hill) March 15-19,… Continue reading ‘Past Perfect!’ Programme Schedule for 2015
As of September 14 the stream's URL has changed (yes, again...). Those who listen to the radio at medievalradio.org won't need to do anything to be able to continue enjoying the program. However, those who connect to the stream directly, from now on please use http://18.104.22.168:9920/listen.pls. If you experience any difficulties in listening to CEU… Continue reading The Stream’s URL has Changed
CEU Medieval Radio proudly presents this week's episode of 'Past Perfect!' (December 8, 10-12), featuring Dr. Jennifer Davis, Assistant Professor at the Catholic University of America in Washington DC and Associate Director of the Medieval and Byzantine Studies, who will talk about the kingship of Charlemagne, law and justice in the Carolingian Empire, as well… Continue reading ‘Past Perfect!’ Continues: Jennifer Davis
CEU Medieval Radio proudly presents this week's 'Past Perfect!' (December 3-5) featuring Benedek Lang, Associate Professor at Budapest University of Technology and Economics talking about magical texts and cryptography in the later Middle Ages. Past Perfect! is CEU Medieval Radio's show on medieval and early modern history and culture in association with Civil Radio FM98,… Continue reading ‘Past Perfect!’ Continues: Benedek Lang
CEU Medieval Radio proudly presents this week's 'Past Perfect!' (November 26-28), featuring Svetlana Tsonkova, a doctoral candidate at the CEU Department of Medieval Studies. The discussion will focus on verbal magic, charms, and popular religion and belief in medieval Bulgaria. Past Perfect! is CEU Medieval Radio's show on medieval and early modern history and culture… Continue reading ‘Past Perfect!’ Continues: Svetlana Tsonkova
CEU Medieval Radio proudly presents this week's Past Perfect!' (October 29-31, Nov. 3), featuring Dr. Jennifer Linhart Wood, lecturer at George Washington University and the University of Maryland, Baltimore County. Chris Mielke and Dr. Wood will be discussing the concept of otherness in soundscapes of the Early Modern Theatre and Travel Narratives. Past Perfect! is… Continue reading ‘Past Perfect!’ Continues: Jennifer Linhart Wood