Hackathon 2023

The 2023 Hackathon explored the theme of medical recipes in medieval manuscripts as part of the Curious Cures project. Participants joined the project’s team at the world-renowned Cambridge University Library, where they created innovative prototypes using a wealth of documents. The programme included students from:
  • School of History, Queen Mary University of London
  • The University of Cambridge
  • Charles University, Prague
  • The Hebrew University, Jerusalem
  • School of History, Radboud University Nijmegen




The Hackathon will take place in Cambridge, UK, 17-21 July 2023

A 16th-century diagram, showing the veins to be opened for blood-letting, reproduced by kind permission of the Master and Fellows of Trinity College, Cambridge: MS O.9.31, f. 29v