WC #24 Medieval Christmas with Misty Schieberle and Scott Smith

I try to figure out what Christmas in the Middle Ages might have been like. There are truly only a handful of references. And I get two medieval scholars to help me.

Dr. Misty Schieberle, Associate Professor of English at the University of Kansas. She teaches at the University of Kansas and specializes in late medieval literature and manuscript studies.

Dr. Scott T. Smith, Associate Professor of English and Comparative Literature. He teaches classes in early medieval literature, history of the English language, comics and graphic novels, and horror fiction at Penn State University.

We mention so many people and texts to follow up on. Here are the major ones in the order they came up:

(Totally cheating and using Wikipedia links, but I’ll update them with something better asap.)

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