appy New Year, everyone. I’ve just emerged from quarantine in the Netherlands, having returned from the UK a few days ago. (The monotony of lockdown life means that it feels like it’s been a month or so since we got back. A look at my calendar suggests that it’s been…

here are many stereotypes of the Middle Ages in Europe — so many, in fact, that there are several competing typologies of the various medievalisms found in modern media. Some of these medievalisms, including the ones perhaps most familiar to TV audiences in 2021, emphasise barbarity and dirt, with gruff…

Medieval Indonesia

Posting about ancient and medieval Indonesia, up to ~1500 CE. Mainly into 14th & 15th century stuff, but earlier is fine too.

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