Literary trifles by learned Latinists at leisure: my review of Placentius, Pig War, & Obsopoeus, Art of Drinking, ed. Michael Fontaine, in @Lit_Review:
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'The coronavirus pandemic has blocked access to the Vatican archives, postponing – only temporarily, we all hope – any potential epiphanies relating to the clergy’s dark trade in Nazi war criminals. In the interim, we have Philippe Sands’s "The Ratline".'