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A ritual? For what?

On Thursday, I had the pleasure of attending a fascinating seminar that was informative and ultimately thought-provoking. Titled “Concealed Shoes, Concealed Meanings: Ritual in the post-medieval home?” and delivered by Dr. Ceri Houlbrook from the University of Hertfordshire, the contents of … Continue reading


This is the beginning of my blog for UCC, “Werre and wrake and wonder”, a line extracted from the opening stanza of Sir Gawain and the Green Knight. I’m excited and a little nervous to start my adventures in blogging. … Continue reading