Latin Hats & Latin Libraries: My Freshman Fellows Experience

AN1836 p.178.21 John Bradshaw's hat, 17th century. Image © Ashmolean Museum, University of Oxford

My name is Lucy Massey and over the course of my Freshman year, I’ve had the opportunity to engage with several artifacts which illuminate the role of post-classical Latin (or Neo-Latin) in different historical contexts. Working with my mentor on this project, Paul Espinosa, Curator of the George Peabody Library, we discovered that Latin is […]