Languages

Linked Items Literature Reblogs

Bristol academic cracks Voynich code, solving century-old mystery of medieval text | EurekAlert! Science News

News Release 15-May-2019 IMAGE: Vignette A illustrates the erupting volcano that prompted the rescue mission and the drawing of the map. It rose from the seabed to create a new island given the name… view more  Credit: Voynich manuscript A University of Bristol academic has succeeded where countless cryptographers, linguistics scholars and computer programs have failed – […]

Read More
Blog BookLikes Imports Linked Items Literature

Stratford-upon-Avon — Oxford — London: Shakespeare, Hogwarts and Shopping

Stratford A Scene at the RSC Book and Gift Shop The date: June 17, 2017. The time: Approximately 10:00AM. TA and friend enter; TA asks for a shopping basket and makes straight for the shelves and display cases. An indeterminate amount of time is then spent browsing. Whenever her friend points out something and asks […]

Read More
Blog BookLikes Imports Linked Items Literature Reblogs

REBLOG: Here’s What Shakespeare’s Plays Sounded Like With Their Original English Accent

This is beyond awesome. Reblogged from: Libromancer’s Apprentice (BookLikes)   twentytwowords.com/performing-shakespeares-plays-with-their-original-english-accent   Hey, Troy – this strikes me as something you’d be interested in. I’m loving the jokes that they’re discovering b/c of this.   Original post: ThemisAthena.booklikes.com/post/1450932/here-s-what-shakespeare-s-plays-sounded-like-with-their-original-english-accent

Read More