The Medieval Kingfisher is an online resource for the study of medieval literature, designed to support the teaching of medieval courses at Yale-NUS College and to share the creative work of Yale-NUS students with the wider community of European medievalists and anyone who might have an interest in the world of medieval literature.
WHAT CAN I DO HERE?
Fret not! Here is a breakdown of the site. Click on each icon to find out more.
Dive into RESOURCES on medieval literature in general:
Write-ups, discussions, and reflections about the texts covered in the courses offered.
Explore theoretical concepts, motifs, forms, and other features of the medieval literary tradition.
Guides and other online resources for learning more about medieval languages such as Middle English.
Pay a visit to other online resources to see beautiful medieval manuscripts and learn about their production!
Glimpse our academic and creative pursuits under MEDIEVAL @ YNC:
Discover the medieval courses here at Yale-NUS College – the heart of where all the adventures happen.
Ranging from visual, literary, to performing arts, witness all the creative projects conjured by our medievalists!
Venture alongside our medievalists on their own extended studies and traverse the road less travelled.
Or explore the site from a different perspective:
Medieval literature often goes beyond the written word.
Allow your senses to guide you through.
STILL NOT SURE WHERE TO START?
Not a problem. You can try searching with any relevant key words you have in mind.