Tag: medieval history

The Brewing Boom of the Middle Ages

The Taproom is a monthly series that explores the rich history of all things beer. It is curated by Pavla Šimková. By Richard W. Unger Until 1200, beer brewing in Europe was largely a small-scale affair. Hops soon changed that. Based on practices in Bremen… Continue Reading “The Brewing Boom of the Middle Ages”

Making Tracks: Ellen Arnold

In the “Making Tracks” series, RCC fellows and alumni present their experiences in environmental humanities, retracing the paths that led them to the Rachel Carson Center. For more information, please click here. Academic Platypus, or “How I Became a Medieval Historian in Six Easy… Continue Reading “Making Tracks: Ellen Arnold”