Over at the Metropolitan Museum of Art’s website, Wendy Stein, a researcher of Medieval manuscripts, reflects on writing and its history. It’s very much worth a few moments of your time. I’m already missing that place.
Quite simply the most impressive museum I’ve ever set foot in. There’s a breathtaking array of items, many of which date back thousands of years and come from all over the world. I was struck by the beauty of the Greek and Roman collection (statues, amphorae, armour and so on), as well as the Byzantine […]