A Monk Saves Threatened Manuscripts

Nice to see my friend Columba Stewart getting some well deserved attention on the international stage. The Hill Manuscript Library is quickly becoming a wonder of the world.

The Chronicle of Higher Education

(I’m particularly fond of the “Mad Max” scenario.)

See also this article from May 2009 from the Wall Street Journal.

[Update: Couldn’t resist inserting the photo of Fr. Columba in his cassock at Dumbarton Oaks. He strikes a mighty fine figure, eh?]