Monthly Archives: July 2016

The demonic dragon

This monster provides the ultimate challenge for Bevis but it is not the fire-breathing dragon of myth, legend and medieval chronicle. Dragons, like giants, appear in Anglo-Saxon poetry and were traditionally thought to have particular characteristics, particularly the danger they … Continue reading

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Bevis in Southampton

I had a most enjoyable morning being filmed talking about Bevis among the medieval buildings and sites in Southampton in preparation for the Medieval Weekend at Manor Farm Country Park on July 30th. We began at Canute’s Palace (the medieval … Continue reading

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