Because I was k…

Because I was kept away from the SISMEL conference by family obligations, I wanted to thank you for the work you are doing in your father’s memory. I was particularly pleased to note that the foundation supports both medieval studies and protection of the environment, as my research is on a medieval text that often discusses our relationship with the environment.

 

Excerpt of letter received today by Mrs. Alice Sharp, first awardee of the ZKS/Claudio Leonardi scholarship for doctoral research in Medieval Latin

One thought on “Because I was k…

  1. Congratualtions Alice on your award. I had the double pleasure of meeting and lunching with the President of SISMEL and seeing wonderful Firenze for the first time. I enjoyed you comments on our environmental connections and it made me think that modern eyes wonder at the same sights as our counterparts away back into the mists of time. The marvellous works of old Florence amaze me as much as particle accelerators!

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