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Disability in the Middle Ages

Special | 1h 6m 51s

Leah Parker, PhD Candidate in the Department of English at UW-Madison, discusses five case studies focusing on how disabilities were understood in the Middle Ages. Parker presents stories that reflect the disabilities of people in the fields of politics, medicine, religion, art and poetry.

Aired: 12/19/18

Rating: TV-G

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