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Aethelmearc’s Perfectly Period Feast

Everyone has experienced it, that moment at an event where the modern world just melts away and you are completely surrounded by and enfolded in another time and place. Creating an environment where it’s easier for this to happen is … Continue reading

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84 English Heritage archaeology monographs free to download

From the Past Horizons Website: English Heritage (EH) and the Archaeology Data Service (ADS) have made available 84 EH Monographs covering a wide range of subjects, periods and specialisms. EH has a long tradition of producing highly illustrated archaeological monographs … Continue reading

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Conflict Kitchen

In Pittsburgh, PA we have “Conflict Kitchen” a project created to spark discussion about the cultures that the United States is currently in conflict with. Starting in October, they began featuring Palestinian cuisine and that’s when all hell broke loose. … Continue reading

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Food History Links #foodhistoryfriday

This week’s focus is going to be archaeology. An archaeological perspective gives us a different vantage point from which to view food throughout history. The Trouble With Blood by Julie Powell from Archaeology Archive. This is an abstract, but you … Continue reading

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Food History Links #foodhistoryfriday

Medieval Kitchens Turnspit Dogs: The Rise and Fall of the Vernepator Cur, from NPR. Medieval Hunting Medieval Hunting in Modern Times, from St. Hubert’s Rangers. The Game of the Courtly Hunt Chasing and Breaking Deer in Late Medieval English Literature, … Continue reading

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