Alice Rio (KCL) on Penal Slavery

What was penal slavery for in the Middle Ages? Dr Alice Rio came up from KCL yesterday, through the snow, to St Andrews to our rather bustly Monday research seminar to talk about precisely this. It is a 'neglected topic' so there is not a lot of historiography to fight against here, bar the odd… Continue reading Alice Rio (KCL) on Penal Slavery