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'Flying Buttresses of Strasbourg Cathedral,' Strasbourg, France | Allan Hise, on Flickr.
(6th May 2015) CARMINA BURANA: The twelfth century Renaissance was an internationalist movement. One characteristic of this was the "wandering scholars" who travelled from country to country. They developed their own genre of poetry - Carmina Burana - Latin songs celebrating academic and also more earthly pleasures.