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Digital storytelling

Digital Techniques for Documenting and Preserving Cultural Heritage

Arc Humanities Press, 2017

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...COSCH Case Study that has employed this method: White BastionFrom early mankind people have communicated through storytelling. Throughout history the concept has remained the same, but the tools and methods have changed with time. People...

Afterword

Carolyne Larrington

Carolyne Larrington is Professor of Medieval European Literature at University of Oxford, UK. She is the author of The Women’s Companion to Mythology (1997), King Arthur’s Enchantresses (2006), The Land of the Green Man (2015) and Winter is Coming (2015), among others. Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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All Men Must Die : Power and Passion in Game of Thrones

Bloomsbury Academic, 2021

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...Epic traditionally ends either with a (relatively) happy ending or with a strong intimation that the story is ‘to be continued’. The Odyssey finally allows its hero to find his way home to Ithaca, to his wife and son; the Æneid, though...

Survey of Twenty-First Century ‘Medieval’ Film

Medieval Afterlives in Contemporary Culture

Bloomsbury Academic, 2015

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...Tales of Fantasy and Romance A neo-medieval setting, for a twenty-first-century audience, usually summons up the idea of fantasy. The far past is a kind of ‘third space’ in which we can ask...

Institutional Frameworks

A Cultural History of Theatre in the Middle Ages

Bloomsbury Academic, 2017

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...In the medieval history of theatre, we might expect institutions to function as static and monolithic structures. But a more apt figure for the medieval institution would be a phrase of movement, complex and patterned: in essence...

Gender and Sexuality

A Cultural History of Tragedy In The Middle Ages

Bloomsbury Academic, 2020

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...Long after classical tragedies had ceased to be performed in Western Europe, the notion of tragedy survived in the memory of late antique and medieval clerics. In the seventh century, the encyclopedist Isidore of Seville wrote, “Comedians...

Harry Potter and Medievalism

Medieval Afterlives in Contemporary Culture

Bloomsbury Academic, 2015

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...Harry Potter Culture and Medievalism In the twenty-first century, J. K. Rowling’s Harry Potter series exists as part of a fully fledged multimedia and material culture, one that participates...

Introduction

Jody Enders

Jody Enders is Professor of French and Theater at University of California, Santa Barbara, USA. Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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A Cultural History of Tragedy In The Middle Ages

Bloomsbury Academic, 2020

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...J. Anouilh, Antigone, trans. Lewis Galantière (New York and London: Methuen Drama, 1960), 34.The machine is in perfect order; it has been oiled since time began, and it runs without friction. Death, treason, and sorrow are on the march...

Identity

Carolyne Larrington

Carolyne Larrington is Professor of Medieval European Literature at University of Oxford, UK. She is the author of The Women’s Companion to Mythology (1997), King Arthur’s Enchantresses (2006), The Land of the Green Man (2015) and Winter is Coming (2015), among others. Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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All Men Must Die : Power and Passion in Game of Thrones

Bloomsbury Academic, 2021

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...Becoming myself: the Bildungsroman For the main characters in the show, the younger generation whose fortunes are at the centre of the plot, emerging into their adult identities depends on coming to terms with or re-negotiating...

Religion, Ritual and Myth

A Cultural History of Tragedy In The Middle Ages

Bloomsbury Academic, 2020

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...You sometimes hear that tragedy disappeared from the Middle Ages because Christian theology could not handle the austerity of its premise: “the best of all things is something entirely outside your grasp,” went the unthinkable dictum. “Not...

Technologies of Performance

A Cultural History of Theatre in the Middle Ages

Bloomsbury Academic, 2017

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...The eighth pageant of the York Corpus Christi play opens with God asking Noah to use his skill to build an ark. It is a commission that Noah initially refuses given his age, but then at God’s insistence he agrees to construct the vessel...