Posts Tagged ‘ middle ages ’

La Serenissima

November 4, 2016
La Serenissima

Sometimes words are futile and the only thing that can make you relax is an instrumental song. Besides Loreena McKennitt‘s The Mystic’s Dream, which will be the subject of another article, I also love listening to La Serenissima, which appeared on the harpist’s 1997 album entitled The Book of Secrets. Though La Serenissima was another name […]

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The Secret of Kells

December 21, 2014
The Secret of Kells

I had no idea what to make of this film when I received the request to write a review for it. I’ve never heard of it before, even if it was made in 2009. Obviously, if you know where to look, you’ll find the film itself and opinions of the viewers. But if you don’t, […]

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Aucassin and Nicolette

December 16, 2014
Aucassin and Nicolette

I’ve been thinking for a long time about writing a review about a tale I accidentally found on Amazon. Thus, I want to share with you some information and interpretations regarding this French medieval story most of you probably haven’t heard of. Aucassin and Nicolette is an anonymous Old French chantefable (creation comprising of prose and verse), […]

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