Arts Blog - Archive - 2019 - August

Reflections: From a Dyslexic Learner
Aug 7, 2019

By Pamela Meacher

"Dyslexia will always be a silent reminder that the written world will never be completely mine. My family often says that there are times when I still write in Pameleze, not English. Living with my mirrored brain has also given me a hunger and an appreciation of books through different eyes. "

A Brief Introduction to Chainmail
Aug 27, 2019

By Shona Cairncross

The term chainmail is derived from the French maille, the root of which is the Latin word macula, the mesh of a net. It often calls to mind images of knights dressed in armour crafted of interwoven metal links that could block the thrust of a sword or turn the point of an arrow.