To exclusively view the haredim through a "medievalist" lens cannot get one very far.
Tragically, the medievalist Subreddit also never seems to address that tricky issue of serfdom—pro or con?
Yet I will venture to make even of these trivial fragments the high boast that I am a medievalist and not a modern.
Associated words: medieval, medievalism, medievalist, medievals.
1847, "proponent of medieval styles," from medieval + -ist. From 1882 as "one versed in the history of the Middle Ages."