When we feel under siege, Chaucer's doomed love story during the battle for Troy might be just the distraction we need.
Christine de Pizan's 15th-century feminist narrative has particular resonance today.
Poets and the wealthy were angered by those who saw their opportunity to rise above their station after the plague.
During the Black Death of the 1300s, medieval writers struggled to make sense of the disease just as we are now during the COVID-19 pandemic
From speaking out over domestic abuse in medieval times to telling the realities of war, these female poets present a very different version of Welsh life.
Male monks were not the sole producers of books throughout the Middle Ages.
Science fiction has been around for centuries.
Is the Grail the chalice from the Last Supper – or the Crucifixion? Does it contain the elixir of life? Or is it Mary Magdalene's womb?
Old habits die hard.