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The Catholic Tradition Podcast: 111 – Sir Gawain and the Inexperienced Knight


Aug 2, 2021

Right this moment we talk about one of many biggest Arthurian tales, instructed by
one of the vital virtuosic poets within the historical past of English, an
nameless priest of the 14th century. Sir Gawain and the
Inexperienced Knight
tells us loads about courtesy, authentic sin, and
grace, all certain up in an enormously entertaining story a few
large, decapitation-surviving inexperienced knight.

Poet and critic Anthony Esolen joins the present to debate the
poem, its Center English dialect, and the custom of alliterative
verse.

Watch dialogue on YouTube: https://youtu.be/8YKmYkklcuU

Hyperlinks

Marie Boroff’s translation of the entire works of the
Gawain-poet
https://www.amazon.com/Gawain-Poet-Full-Cleanness-Erkenwald/dp/0393912353

Simon Armitage’s facing-page translation together with the unique
Center English
https://www.amazon.com/Gawain-Inexperienced-Knight-Verse-Translation/dp/0393334155

Dana Gioia essay, “Accentual Verse”
https://danagioia.com/essays/writing-and-reading/accentual-verse/

Magdalen Faculty, the place Esolen teaches, nonetheless has areas open in
its 2021 freshman class! https://magdalen.edu/

Anthony Esolen, The Hundredfold: Songs for the
Lord
 https://www.ignatius.com/The-Hundredfold-P3358.aspx

Esolen on his poem The Hundredfold https://www.catholicculture.org/commentary/episode-55-hundredfold-anthony-esolen/

Esolen discusses Stagecoach on Standards: The Catholic
Movie Podcast https://www.catholicculture.org/commentary/stagecoach-1939/

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