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An introduction to the subjunctive in French

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Vive le subjonctif ! Qu’il renaisse et s’infiltre dans toutes les langues, ainsi que tout ce qu’il représente. Que le « que » soit la clé.

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Otium

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#WednesdayWisdom #thinking #dreaming #knowledgemaking #slowscholarship #otium

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More on medieval, medievalist, #medievaltwitter #MLA2019 calls for papers: some deadlines have passed, some loom this week!

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The Joy of Consent: Feeling Together (in some medieval Occitan poetry); FHIS research seminar (2 = talk + slides)

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Commentary, Part Deux: What Would Ursula K. Le Guin Do?

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Contrapuntal commentary

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metamorphosis

A collage-story without any added words.

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On Thanksgiving and giving thanks for women’s art (part 2 of 3)

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it’s that time of year again

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a very short fable about medievalism, #medievaltwitter, and teaching

(February 2016 – August 2017)

Medievalists struggle with popular misconceptions. This, for example:AF79CBCA-C7F6-4B7F-97D5-7963BC14AF90

And these, which are not Medieval but Early Modern:

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From Charles McNamara, “In the Image of God: John Comenius and the First Children’s Picture Book,” in the Public Domain Review; on Comenius’s “Orbis Sensualium Pictus (or The World of Things Obvious to the Senses drawn in Pictures),” 1658.

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