[Sca-cooks] Hospitality references
t.d.decker at worldnet.att.net
Fri Mar 7 17:47:54 PST 2008
Take a look at C.M. Woolgar; "The Great Household in Late Medieval England",
"Food in Medieval England, Diet and Nutrition", and "Household Accounts from
Although I haven't read them, you might take a look at Gerald of Wales's The
Journey Through Wales and The Description of Wales.
>I vote long day.? :-))? Mine too.? Whether a lark or not, her fellow
>professors are asking her to do a presentation on "medieval hospitality".?
>It started as what was american hospitality, southern hospitality, what
>those differences were, and when they started.??She is not entirely sure
>when it became her job to inform?the local?professors on what just was and
>wasn't "hospitable".? She sent me a link on Irish hospitality
>(http://ehr.oxfordjournals.org/cgi/content/long/120/489/1358) and asked
>about Scottish and Welsh.? One of the local professors was extolling
>alcoholic beverages as absolutely necessary.? Being a good sport, she is
>undertaking the challenge.
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