Ian King investigates how scholars at the Elizabethan Society of Antiquaries invented ethnic hierarchies out of the medieval past which continue to support white supremacy today.
Brandon Bender considers the shorthands derived from early medieval rulers of England which are still in use in modern political and social discourse, and whether they need to be historically accurate at all.
Elvira Tamus explores the memory of St John of Capistrano, a medieval crusader saint – and a figurehead for the anticommunist politics of modern Hungary.
Welcome to the revamped, transformed Camedieval blog! Here, the convenors explain the goals of our new platform and make a call for public, relevant, and useful medieval histories.