Boccaccio's brigata, from a manuscript of the Decameron illustrated by Taddeo Crivelli in 1467

Mid-pandemic, class launches plague project

July 12, 2020

Teaching students about the plague during a pandemic was an oddly exciting prospect for Carrie…

Carrie Benes

A medievalist’s modern perspective on plague

April 6, 2020

Carrie BeneŇ°, a professor of medieval and Renaissance history at New College, looks at plague…