It turns out the ‘Dark Ages’ weren’t as dark as you might think.

Check out this fascinating new Prager University video hosted by Professor Anthony Esolen of Providence College.

Here’s more information.

Course Description

Were the Middle Ages, also known as the Dark Ages, characterized by oppression, ignorance, and backwardness in areas like human rights, science, health, and the arts? Or were they marked by progress and tolerance? Anthony Esolen, an English Literature professor at Providence College, explains.