We in the Material Collective have been watching the recent events on medieval social media with careful attention. The 10 of us in the Core Committee have been trying to find a way to contribute constructively to the situation. Some of this has been done in private correspondence, in part because this is where we […]
I want to clarify the difference between an Irish cross and a “Celtic” cross, and I want to propose that we approach visual symbols with a special kind of caution.
Keep pushing, keep marching, keep calling, keep signing petitions, keep teaching, and keep resisting.
The Material Collective’s special issue of postmedieval, Hoarders and Hoards: Responses to the Staffordshire Hoard, is now available.
How can we even begin to summarize all the glories of this year’s Kalamazoo? I know that kind of hyperbole always appears in these recap posts, but seriously, there was SO MUCH this year.