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Medieval Images from Smithsonian Open Access

Last month the Smithsonian removed copyright restrictions on about 2.8 million images of its digital collection. What can medievalists find among this collection?The Smithsonian Open Access has removed copyright restrictions, which means people everywhere can now download, transform and share this open access content for any purpose, for free, without further permission from the Smithsonian.
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Medieval Films: Come Back Home

Come Back Home is a 15-minute short film tells the story of a family having to deal with going to war in fourteenth-century Scotland.The film was written and directed by Bradford James Jackson. He explains that the story “is told through the eyes of a young mother, Katherine, who faces heartache and pain as her husband is called away to fight.
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O.J. Simpson

O.J. Simpson acquittedAt the end of a sensational trial, former football star O.J. In the epic 252-day trial, Simpson’s “dream team” of lawyers employed creative and ...read moreNicole Brown Simpson and Ron Goldman murderedNicole Brown Simpson, famous football player O.J. Simpson’s ex-wife, and her friend Ron Goldman are brutally stabbed to death outside Nicole’s home in Brentwood, California, in what quickly becomes one of the most highly publicized trials of the century.
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