Rachel Bromwich, 1915-2010

The sad news came this week on Arthurnet that Dr. Rachel Bromwich passed away peacefully on December 15th at the age of 95. An emeritus reader at Cambridge's Department of of Anglo-Saxon, Norse and Celtic she influenced generations of scholars. She began focusing on medieval Welsh literature in the 1930s and continued publishing through the... Continue Reading →

The Murals of Llancarfan, Glamorgan

A rare discovery was announced this week at St Cadoc's church in Llancarfan, Vale of Glamorgan -- 15th century murals were found under 20 coats of white wash inside the church. This church was built on the site of the original 6th century church of St Cadoc, one of the best known early medieval saints... Continue Reading →

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