Featured Resource Pages
The following pages are highlighted as useful resources for educators.
Use the filters below to search by century, era, geography, type of resource, and other topics of interest to students of the medieval past.
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Find an article explaining the visual depiction of "bad bunnies" in Medieval art.
Access a blog written to shed humorous light on contemporary ideas through reference to medieval manuscripts, figures, and events.
A humorous article depicting the Buddha teaching in a virtual environment.
See a manuscript image depicting a scribe at work, labelled to refer to the isolated nature of both philological work and the conditions of the COVID-19 pandemic.
Watch as medievalists discuss the manuscripts featured on film in the fictional Star Wars universe. Useful for raising interest in medieval texts.
See a humorous COVID-related revision of the Bayeux Tapestry.
A recording of a good-natured song presenting a translation and abridgement of De la Conquête de Constantinople.
See examples of emojis used to raise interest in Medieval authors.
In this video three historians of gender and sexuality examine the legal case of Rolandina Ronchaia, a transwoman in mid-fourteenth century Venice,
View a sample syllabus for teaching during and about the COVID-19 pandemic.
Access a list of resources and scientific journal articles on the COVID-19 pandemic, last updated in May 22, 2020.
Access a website created by historians of science, with resources for teaching and researching during the pandemic.
Access a Slack for sharing resources on early and late antique Christianity.
Access a wiki hosted by the American Historical Association, collecting resources for teaching online from all fields of history.
Access a list of research projects funded by the European Research Counsel that are related to coronavirus.
Discover details about travel in Late Antiquity through ORBIS's database for calculating time, distance, and other conditions of movement around the Roman Empire.
Access a syllabus/bibliography for teaching the coronavirus from the perspective of the humanities.
Access a crowd-sourced syllabus for teaching the coronavirus from a sociological perspective.
View a crowd-sourced syllabus for teaching (mostly modern) pandemics.
Browse historical documents organized by geography, time period, and theme.