Troubadours

Magical Books – Middle Ages to Middle-earth, Narnia & More

Magical Books – Middle Ages to Middle-earth, Narnia & More

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The Summer Show at the Bodleian Libraries is a fantastical, fabulous display of Magical Books: from the Middle Ages to Middle-earth + relative paraphernalia

The Twelfth Century Awakening and Songs of Courtly Love

The Twelfth Century Awakening and Songs of Courtly Love

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The courtly love song sung by a languishing lover to his lovely lady proclaimed that although their love was a secret, because convention required it to be, he was content to let her know she was the sole mistress of his heart.