Ep. 09: Medieval Birds in Thought

In this episode, we look at birds generally as they existed in the minds of medieval people. We talk about the different ways in which medieval people hunted, ate, used, and envisioned birds.

 

For Valerie Garver's book, Women and Aristocratic Culture in the Carolingian World, see:

https://amzn.to/36D8Bk6

 

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If you want to reach me, my email is themedievalworldpodcast@gmail.com 

 

Music:

Heavy Interlude by Kevin MacLeod is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution license (https://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/4.0/)

Ep. 08: Hobgoblin in the Ninth Century (Medieval Beasts)

In this episode, we look at an account of a hobgoblin in ninth-century France. This account comes from a ninth-century Carolingian author named Notker who wrote a biography of Charlemagne.

For a copy of Notker's biography, see:

https://amzn.to/2zXobLl

I also reference the M.A. Thesis of a certain Klayton Amos Tietjen at the University of Tennessee. For this thesis, see:

https://trace.tennessee.edu/utk_gradthes/4784/

 

For updates on episodes, follow me on twitter: https://twitter.com/wjb_mattingly

If you want to reach me, my email is themedievalworldpodcast@gmail.com 

 

Music:

Heavy Interlude by Kevin MacLeod is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution license (https://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/4.0/)

Ep. 02 - Medieval Beasts (Cynocephaly)

In this episode, our subject is Medieval Beasts. We look at a species of beasts known as Cynocephaly, or dog-headed men. No, these aren't werewolves.

 

Heavy Interlude by Kevin MacLeod is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution license (https://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/4.0/)

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