Tag: Middle Ages

Medieval grotesque

Now that I’ve begun reading up on medieval grotesque, I am ready to give my view on what it is. It’s taken me a while to figure it out, in my head, because oh, boy – the medieval grotesque is so much more complex than I imagined. If we only used our sight to understand

Medieval context

When I contemplated what to call this post, I was thinking about “medieval naivety”. Then I thought another round, and got comfortable with the idea that context is everything. I’ve been reading literature on medieval grotesque lately. What strikes me as more important than pretty much anything – at least when it comes to the