Medievalist Weblogs (sorted by Type)

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This is an list of Medievalists with weblogs, or any other logs which spend some significant portion of their time discussing Medieval content. The Medievalists include undergraduates, graduate students, and professors. I would happily make additions and updates to this list ( Most of these were located through the work of other Medievalists who are equally interested in who else out there in the profession is blogging or journaling. This may mean I have mistakenly misidentified some of these logs as being relevant to this list.

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* Type Key
P = Professor
G = Graduate Student
U = Undergraduate Student
S = Formally Studied/Has relevant degree
R = Independent researcher; Serious Hobbyist; Referred to as a Medievalist
C = Collective, Group weblog
I = Institutional or Commercial
Weblog Name Type * Frequency of Medieval Content Language   Medieval Interests
Alliterative P Sometimes English Old English, Old Norse, Middle English, History of English
Ancarett P Sometimes English Historical memory; sixteenth-century England
Baraita P Sometimes English Late Medieval France?
Blogenspiel P Sometimes English Medievalia online
Burnable Books P Frequently English Academia; Medievalia in the news
Childeric P Rarely English Early medieval social and economic history
Cranky Professor P Sometimes English Academia; Italy
Creating Text(iles) P Sometimes English England; manuscripts
Dame Eleanor Hull P Frequently English Academia; Manuscripts; Literature
Digital Medievalist P Always English Celtic; An annotated list of medieval-related links and notes.
Early Medieval Art P Always English Pedagogy; research tools; early medieval art
Everild P Sometimes English Saints' cults; gender conceptions
Fides Quaerens Intellectum P Frequently English; Latin Theology; Visionaries and mystics; text/image relationships; twelfth-century literature; Hildegard of Bingen
H.D. Miller P Sometimes English Islamic Spain and Classical Islam. The cultural and intellectual interactions between medieval Muslims, Christians and Jews, esp. those in Iberia.
Heu Mihi P Sometimes English Academia
Highly Magnified, Thoroughly Educated P Rarely English Academia
Janice Liedl P Sometimes English Academia
Jeffrey Woolf P Sometimes English Jewish History; Law
Magistra et Mater P Frequently English Medievalia; motherhood; religion
Mern Thonke P Frequently English Anglo-Saxon Literature; English Literature
Muhlberger's Early History P Sometimes English Current events relating to the Middle Ages
New Kid on the Hallway P Rarely English Academia; Blogging
Old English in New York P Frequently English Old English; Academia
Old Oligarch P Rarely English Theology
Prof. Blogger's Pontifications P Sometimes English Academia; Literature
Purring Prophecy P Sometimes English Academia; Literature
Quid Nomen Illius? P Sometimes English Literature, teaching, medievalism, Chaucer, and Charlemagne
Quid plura? P Frequently English
Quod She P Frequently English Academia; Medievalia
Remembered Places P Always English Calvary; Jerusalem; medieval copies; simulacra and memories of them
S. Worthen P Rarely English Classifications of knowledge; History of technology; Weather
Summa contra Mundum P Sometimes English Catholicism
The Rebel Letter P Sometimes English Academia
Tiruncula P Sometimes English Dead Languages
Unlocked Wordhoard P Sometimes English Academia; Literature
What is History but the Praise of Rome? P Frequently English Academia; Medieval Rome
Wombat's World P Frequently English Literature
Wormtalk P Frequently English Anglo-Saxon; Tolkien Studies
Xoom P Sometimes English Teaching; Beowulf; Media; Debunking
Aliciam G Sometimes English Late Roman History, Law Codes
Ancrene Wiseass G Frequently English Academia
Andrea Lankin G Frequently English
Andrew Reeves G Sometimes English Anglo-Saxon Literature; Tolkien
Angevin2 G Rarely English Chaucer, Shakespeare
Apewit G Sometimes English English History; History of medicine
Aurelius G Rarely English Violence, Female Sanctity, Late Antiquity
Brian's Study Breaks G Sometimes English Islamic History
CJ G Rarely English Saxon Prose and homilies; Beowulf; Germanic epics
Carcin0gen G Rarely English Death Culture; Power Structures; Iconoclasm
Cassandre G Sometimes English French Literature
Cataptromancer G Sometimes English Chaucer; 14th c English politics
Christophs Notizen G Frequently German Jewish History; bibliography
Chronica Minora G Frequently English Trial-by-combat; Latin; Medievalia
Clio's Folly G Sometimes English History of English
Colin Brayton G Sometimes English Comp lit, medieval Iberian, Romance philology, medieval Arabic, Old French, medieval Latin, esp. Arabic-into-Latin translation and the evolution of the frame-narrative.
Curtana G Sometimes English British History
Cyber Medievalist G Frequently English Graduate school; book reviews; conferences
Debilitas Mentis G Frequently English Graduate school; academia; medieval mental impairment
Discipuladc G Rarely English Pre-Norman Britain; Art History
Drowning but Learning G Sometimes English Church History from Boniface to the 4th Lateran Council; Monasticism
Ecce Equus Pallidus G Frequently English Academia; Chaucer; Intellectual History
Edge of the Dice G Frequently Engish Academia; Mevieval literature; poetry; natural philosophy; history of science
El Diario dela Condesa G Frequently Spanish Medieval literature
Essential Imperfect G Rarely English Marie de France, Chaucer
Et in Arcadia Ego G Frequently English Graduate school; Catholicism
Femenye G Sometimes English Old Norse; Old and Middle English; MHG; Amazons
Femme Grrl Prof G Rarely English Academia
Fijodalgo G Russian Law of medieval Leon-Castile Kingdom (Content is in Russian, which I can't read, so I don't know how much is relevant.)
Glosses G On Hiatus English Etymology; Folklore; Slavic; Old Norse
Got Medieval G Always English Medievalia; Modern misperceptions
Heavenfield G Always English Anglo-Saxons
Heo Cwaeth G Frequently English Literature; Medieval Women; Academia
Hilarity Allen G Sometimes English Ecclesiastical History, Venerable Bede, Anglo-Saxon, Norse
Homuncula G Sometimes English Medieval philosophy, particularly magic and astrology
Iconoclam G Sometimes English Scandanavian Art
Ilana G Sometimes English Social and economic history; impact of war; purveyance
In Translation G Sometimes English Celtic Studies; Anglo-Saxon
Jakob G Rarely English Royal administration and the relationship aristocracy-king in Late Medieval Denmark
Jennifer G Sometimes English Crusaders, Archaeology, Pottery, Death, Burial
Just Insomnia G Rarely English Troubador poetry, Ovid's Ars Amatoria, Middle English love complaints, Andreas Capellanus' De amore
Lady Jane G Rarely English
Lady of Shalott G Rarely English Graeco-Roman World
Larkvi G Sometimes English Latin
Lindsay G Rarely English Hagiography
Logographer G Sometimes English Visigothic and Islamic Spain; ethnicity and intercultural interactions
Material Collective G Frequently English Modern reconceptualizations of medieval art
Medieval Cripples, Crazies and Imbeciles ... and a Service Dog? G Sometimes English Academia; disabilities
Medieval Geek G Frequently English Medievalia
Medievalist Errant G Frequently English Celtic thing; Arthuriana; holiday celebrations
Michelle Palmer G Sometimes English Mallory, Chaucer
Mind Numbing G Sometimes English History; Archaeology
Minira G Sometimes English Women in popular religious movements, Cistercians, the cura monialium, women's education, Hildegard von Bingen, Marie d'Oigny, Jacques de Vitry
Miriam G Sometimes English Celtic Theology; Church History
Mistress of Mead G Sometimes English Twelfth and thirteenth century English social and legal history
Morganlf G Sometimes English Old English, Middle English
Mummy Beare G Sometimes English Archaeology
Naked Philologist G Always Engish Language; philology; Anglo-Saxon
Northern Lights G Rarely English Medievalism
Per Omnia Saecula Benedicta G Frequently English Dante, Prester John, bestiaries, medievalia
Philologist Errant G Sometimes English Graduate school; academia
Piratehead G Sometimes English Latin, Germany
Rymenhild G Rarely English Cultural interactions in medieval English literature
Sceopellen G Frequently English Early Medieval literature, architecture, art; critical theory; academia
Selah G Frequently English Psalms; psalters; Bede
Sioneva G Rarely English Art History
Snow Blood and Coal G Rarely English Folklore, Folk Tales, Literacy
Sunset Mog G Sometimes English Late Medieval Britain
Sybilla Oritur G Sometimes English Academia
The Cork Diaries G Rarely English Medieval Literature
The Heroic Age G Always English Early Middle Ages; CFPs; job ads
The Ruminate G Always English Medieval News
Vislius G Sometimes English Academia; Latin
Wraetlic G Always English Old English; Middle English; Old French; Middle French
Yalebot G Sometimes English Beowulf; poetry; Twitter
Ypocras G Sometimes English Latin translation; herbals; alchemy; academia
Angel Falling U Sometimes English Archaeology; Pre-christian groups; Celts
Anoelleona U Rarely English Twelfth century literature; Arthurian romances; cathedrals
Bean_drui U Sometimes English Celtic Literature, Old French
Beginning U Sometimes English Linguistics; Celtic Studies; knighthood
Blue Rapunzel U Rarely English King Arthur, Robin Hood, Tristan and Isolde
Cow U Rarely English Literature; Music
Drown Soda Distro U Rarely English Gender and sexuality; Italy
Go Lightly U Sometimes English Beowulf, Old English, Literature, Latin
IsleSkye U Rarely English English Literature; Gawain
Lady Kathryn U Rarely English Cooking
Manu Scripta U Sometimes English Medieval Law; Charlemagne's Court; Alcuin
Matt's Journal U Sometimes English Old English Literature, Scandanavian Myth, Chretien, John Donne
Mattparus U Sometimes English Boccaccio, Chaucer
Medieval Mayhem U Sometimes English Poetry
Miss Cranky U Rarely English
Noelle U Sometimes English Literature, swords, later middle ages
Philosopher Cat U Sometimes English Chaucer, Celtic Studies
Pigsnicket U Sometimes English Church History; British History; Magic
Pwwka U Rarely English Intellectual history, church history, female mystics
Rafaela U Rarely English High Medieval Literature
Seanachai U Rarely English Literature; Iceland
Stéphanie U Sometimes English Latin; Anselm; Dante
Subnivean U Rarely English
Sylvie U Rarely English Germanic languages and literature
Will Hudson U Rarely English Catholic Church during the Merovingian and Carolingian dynasties.
A Corner of Tenth-Century Europe S Always English Medieval news; Carolingians; medievalia
And gladly wolde (s)he lerne S Sometimes English Academia; Literature
Another boring academic has a blog? S Sometimes English Academia; Inquisition; magic/magical texts (K'zoo Coordinator)
Blitztoire S Frequently French Medievalia
Daeron S Rarely English History
Edward II S Always English Edward II
Hagio-historiographie médiévale S Always French Hagiography; Medievalia on the internet
Haligweorc S Rarely Engish Theology; Gospel of Matthew
Highly Eccentric S Frequently English Medievalia; Anglo-Saxon Studies
Isfogailsi S Sometimes English Politics in Medieval Japan
John of Salisbury S Sometimes English 12th-13th c Intellectual History; Paleography
Jurden S Russian Germany; Witch hunts (Note: I can't read Russian so don't know how much content is relevant!)
LittleOwl S Rarely English French Literature
Mary Adelle Leinart S Sometimes English Crusades, Knights Templar, Iconography, England
Maweisse S Sometimes English/Finnish/Swedish? Academia
Medieval History S Always English Medievalia
Medieval History S Always English Popular History
Mony Wylsum S Always English Middle English literature; academia
Ménestrel S Always French Medievalia on the internet
Ogmios S Rarely English Celtic Studies
Owwwl S Russian Muslim Spain (Note: I can't read Russian so don't know how much content is relevant!)
Papersky S Sometimes English Late Antiquity/Early Medieval
Paul Halsall S Sometimes English Internet History Sourcebooks Project preprint texts
Rhiannon S Rarely English Music
SaffronJan S Sometimes English Old English; Latin; Book History; Art History
Stephe S Rarely English Medieval Law
Anachronista R Sometimes English Medievalia
Caveat Lector R Rarely English Ex-Medievalist *; Medieval Spanish Literature?
Grey Thistle R Sometimes English History; England; Chronicles; Laws
Ideofact R Sometimes English History of Islam; History of Technology
Ilaria's Illuminating Experiences R Frequently English Experimental archeology; illuminations
Illuminatio R Rarely English English, Irish Literature
J. Anderson Coats R Sometimes English Thirteenth-century Britain
Katherine Swynford R Always English Research on Katherine Swynford and her family
Living The History:Elizabeth Chadwick R Frequently English Knights; On-site research; Material Culture
Memoria volatilis R Always Finnish/English Vikings, medievalia
Middle Ages and Beyond R Frequently English Medievalia
Moyen Âge R Always English Medievalia; Books about the Middle Ages
New York Carver R Always English Medievalia; Media; Stone carving
Pasternosters R Sometimes English History of paternosters and rosaries
Philobiblon R Rarely English Late Medieval/Early Modern
St. Silvanus' Scriptorium R Frequently English Quotations from medieval sources; fiction inspired by the Middle Ages
Steven Till R Frequently English Language; historical fiction
The Reader R Rarely English Catholicism
Ancient World Wide Web C Frequently English Ancient and Early Medieval History; Archaeology
Archivalia C Frequently German Archives and related issues
Beowulf Blog C Frequently English Beowulf, intellectual history, historiography, traumatic experience, collective memory, ethical philosophy, war
Dissertators C Always English Group blog for discussion of medieval PhD dissertations
Ensemble Adelchis C Frequently Italian Music; Ensemble Adelchis
In the Middle C Frequently English Group blog
Medieval Studies C Always English Academia; Medievalia
Modern Medieval C Always English Medieval news; medievalia
Net Bib C Frequently German Libraries, books, and manuscripts
On Boundaries C Sometimes English Academia; disciplinarity
Tempore C Sometimes Portugese Historical topics from Antiquity to the Middle Ages
Centro Studi Medievali "Ponzio di Cluny" I Always Italian News about the Centro
Medieval Club of Georgetown I Sometimes English Georgetown Medieval Studies-related events
Medioevo I Always Italian Current events relating to the Middle Ages; weblog for the Associazione Culturale Italia Medievale
News for Medievalists I Always English Medievalia in the news
Notre Dame Medieval Institute I Always English University of Notre Dame Medieval Institute news
Art roman, art gothique, art médiéval ? Always French Art History; Romanesque, Gothic, Medieval Art
Cronaca ? Sometimes English Archaeology; Art History
Ezzelino ? Frequently Italian Material Culture; Italy; Lifestyle
Geoffrey Chaucer ? Always Middle English Novelty Blog; Written from Chaucer's point-of-view
Governal ? Sometimes English Literature
Hagahot ? Sometimes English Medieval Jewish religious literature
Henry Scogan ? Always Middle English Novelty Blog; Written from Henry Scogan's point-of-view
Historium ? Sometimes English Medievalia; Modern misperceptions
John Gower ? Always Middle English Novelty Blog; Written from Gower's point-of-view
Katherine Swynford ? Always Middle English Novelty Blog; Written from Katherine Swynford's point-of-view
Lessons on the English Longsword ? Frequently English Medieval martial arts; tie-in blog to book of the same name
Medieval Material Culture Blog ? Always English Medieval news
Pecia ? Always French Manuscript history; relevant bibliography and conferences
Byzantinesque Latin Sometimes English Catholicism; Eastern Orthodox
Cacciaguida Sometimes English Catholicism; Law
DC_Commons Sometimes English Church History; England
Jeff Sypeck Quid plura?
Kross & Sweord Sometimes English Church History, The Crusades, Catholicism
Matthew Paris Frequently English Chronicles
Mirabilis Sometimes English Catholicism
Ockhamist Sometimes English Theology; Church History
Shantih Sometimes English Anglo-Saxon Literature; paleography
History Speaks See And gladly wolde (s)he lerne.
Schizmatic See Andrew Reeves.
Morganlf See Aud the Deep Minded.
Kasandaro See CJ.
Dorothea Salo See Caveat Lector.
Hench Minion See Chronica Minora.
Hairy Eyeball See Colin Brayton.
Sara Jane See Drown Soda Distro.
Thaliestra See Femenye.
Beo See Go Lightly.
Travelling Shoes See H.D. Miller.
Manuscript Boy See Hagahot.
The Age of Perfection See Heu Mihi.
Carpe Libros See In Translation.
Cwjat See Jennifer.
Policraticus See John of Salisbury.
Craig Schamp See Logographer.
Lady Sylkie See Mary Adelle Leinart.
Skelligsraven See Medieval Mayhem.
Phlebas See Michelle Palmer.
Medieval Blogger See New York Carver.
English Eclectic See Paul Halsall.
Medieval Woman See Purring Prophecy.
Owlfish See S. Worthen.
Wadam See Snow Blood and Coal.
Scott Nokes See Unlocked Wordhoard.
Eulistes See What is History but the Praise of Rome?.
K.A. Laity See Wombat's World.
Michael Drout See Wormtalk.