Five Arthurian Films You Should See Instead of Legend of the Sword

Guy Ritchie's new film adaptation of the legend of King Arthur has been panned by the critics. But while this version may have flopped, there have been many more successful big screen depictions of the king and his round table retinue over the years. Colin Davey suggests five better ways to watch knights at the... Continue Reading →

The Medieval World of Game of Thrones (Public talk, 12th June)

From its dragons and ice walls, to its political intrigues and warring houses, Game of Thrones draws inspiration from numerous sources, some fantasy and others rooted in historical events. In this free public talk on 12th June, Dr Carolyne Larrington will talk about the medieval basis for George R.R. Martin's fictional world. Dr Carolyne Larrington... Continue Reading →

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