Thingterests 2: Did Renaissance queens take their chocolate in a coconut?
ABL #43, 4 June, 2020
When is a coconut not a coconut? When it’s a cup! Kathleen Kennedy explores the history of coconuts and their uses as drinking vessels in Renaissance Europe. Yes we have migrating coconuts. Yes there is a Monty Python reference.
- Kathleen Kennedy
- Researcher and teacher of medieval and early modern literature