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Barbara Drake Boehm is the Paul and Jill Ruddock Curator in the Department of Medieval Art and The Cloisters.
Barbara Drake Boehm, Paul and Jill Ruddock Curator, Department of Medieval Art and The Cloisters
Posted: Friday, August 1, 2014
All around the world, the Feast of Saint Nicholas is celebrated in December. So why would I choose to write about "jolly old Saint Nick" this summer? Because two stories from the legend of this saintly bishop, both dealing with innocent young people who are in danger, have become suddenly and unexpectedly resonant for me.
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