Close-ups: Manuscript fragments

February 14, 2014 - 06:42
Article from University of Bergen

By studying hand-written text fragments researchers chart the evolution of written language in Norway.

The answers are often found in the details. Tiny objects contain the greatest discoveries. This series of close-ups show a selection of the research conducted at the University of Bergen.

In this video Researcher Åslaug Ommundsen at the Department of Linguistic, Literary and Aesthetic Studies presents a close-up of medieval manuscripts.

Music: Jamendo – Project Divinity - Temporal

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