Books

Review, “The Murder of William of Norwich: The Origins of the Blood Libel in Medieval Europe”

Where do our most pernicious myths begin? Is it something within us, or maybe within our time and place, giving birth

Books

Book Notice, @OUPAcademic’s “The Murder of William of Norwich: The Origins of the Blood Libel in Medieval Europe”

Thanks to OUP for the review copy. In 1144, the mutilated body of William of Norwich, a young apprentice leatherworker,