good read, this ...
for #sca and non-sca #medievalists alike ...
@AspiringLuddite, I saw that today.
One wonders if hashish was involved in its creation. Or a really warped mind pulling a practical joke for the ages.
Who knows? ;-)
I like the article as well for it's analysis of the pitfalls of historical research and the importance of critical thinking. It's part of a continuing discussion of how parts of the past are being appropriated by eg white nationalists as a rationale for all sorts of horrible things.
@AspiringLuddite yes. The article did a decent job of covering the subject. My musing on hashish was related to the creation of the manuscript itself.
Medievalists and Medieval-adjacent. Sort-of.