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Camelot, it's a silly place

Sometimes medieval literature can be really funny. It might be clumsy writing, it might be the cultural gap, or it might even be intentional on the part of the writer, but you’ll definitely encounter some weird scenes or phrasings that make reading medieval literature such a great experience. 580 more words


Le Livre du Graal (Vulgate Cycle)

Le Livre du Graal. 3t.  Edited by Daniel Poirion and Philippe Walter. Coll. Bibliothèque de la Pléiade. Paris: Gallimard, 2001–2009. ISBN 9782070113422, 9782070113439… 1,014 more words

Arthurian Literature

Robot Damashii Lancelot

I once owned the 1/35 Lancelot model kit from Bandai, but have since sold it, therefore being deprived of everyone’s favorite titular Knightmare Frame from… 1,016 more words


Walker Percy Wednesday 83

There is nothing like a liberal gone sour.


I told him this for two reasons. One was that it was the only reason he would believe, believing as he did that I was still a liberal and therefore capable of any madness. 911 more words

Philosophical Literature

Lancelot ‘Capability’ Brown

Lancelot ‘Capability’ Brown: Green-Fingered Genius of the 18th Century

A previous blog post pondered on the different ways it is possible to improve ones creativity. The choice differed from one person to another, although a preference for exercise or walking would appear to be high on the list. 587 more words

Exhibitions & Reviews

Walker Percy Wednesday 82

Then they sat in their house at Pass Christian, put a bottle of whiskey between them, felt a surge of happiness, were able to speak frankly and cheerfully to each other, laugh and joke, drink, even make love. 405 more words

Philosophical Literature

Review: Song of the Sparrow - Lisa Ann Sandell

The legend of King Arthur and his knights has had a profound impact on English literature. From Sir Thomas Malory’s Le Morte d’Arthur (1485) , … 659 more words