Medieval

Inside the Medieval Brothel

What was life like for medieval prostitutes? A case in the German town of Nördlingen reveals a hellish world of exploitation and violence.

Making Sense of Things

In the medieval period you could touch the divine – and smell it, see it, hear it and taste it, sometimes all at once.

We Speak French Here

French was the only language worth speaking in medieval Britain – and not just by the upper classes.