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Decoding the Dragon

The exhibit showcases the interdisciplinary historical, codicological, musicological, and bioarchaeological research on Northeastern University’s only parchment manuscript, the late fifteenth century Dragon Prayer Book, since its discovery in 2011. Discover why the ghostly Sister Cecilia has been haunting Snell Library.

https://dragonprayerbook.northeastern.edu/

Funded by the Humanities Center, CSSH, CoS, the English Department, the Honors Program, & Snell Library

Created by Faculty Lead Dr. Erika Boeckeler (English), Student Project Lead Laura Packard (English); & Student Research Team Members Zak Ganhadeiro (Biology), Connor Hamill (Political Science), James Packard (Computer Science/Computer Engineering), Vijeta Saini (English M.A.), & Natalya Jean (English & Graphic Design)

This exhibit is on-going in Snell Library.