Archive - Sep 17, 2011

Tale of a 15th century Spanish "conversa"

In an article for the Jerusalem Post, professor of Jewish history and dean at the Schechter Institute, Renee Levine Melamme tells the story of a family of 15th century "crypto-Jews" tried by the Spanish Inquisition in Ciudad Real.

"Wonderful" medieval walls found near Llanrwst, Wales

Drainage work at a hotel near Llanrwst, Wales has unearthed three 13th century walls believed to have belonged to the cloister of a Cistercian abbey.

Photos - "Ffair Rhaglen VII", Insulae Draconis, Drachenwald.

My photos taken at the "Ffair Rhaglen VII" event in Insulae Draconis (Drachenwald) including photos of the ID Coronet tourney.