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Title: King Arthur


1
King Arthur
  • An Introduction to Arthurian Legends

2
A little history of Britain (Rome)
  • 55 B.C. Julius Caesar invaded
  • Most of Britain was part of the Roman Empire by
    the 1st Century A.D.
  • Construction of Hadrians Wall began 122 A.D.

3
Geoffrey of Monmouth
  • 1130
  • First record of Arthur
  • History of the Kings of Britain
  • Begins the History with King Arthur
  • Approx. 480-542
  • but was Arthur real?

4
The Holy Roman Empire
  • Charlemagne
  • Charles I
  • Charles the Great
  • Ruled 742-814
  • Uniter, not a divider
  • Supported education
  • Respected the clans and local kings

5
Authors of the Legends Chretien de Troyes (c.
1190)
6
Authors of the Legends Sir Thomas Malory (c.
1485)
7
Beardslys Illustrations (c. 1894)
8
Arthurian Legends Today
  • T.H White
  • The Once and Future King
  • Disneys version of The Sword in the Stone

9
Arthurian Legends Today
  • Modern examples of Arthurian Legends
  • Science Fiction/ Fantasy Section
  • Stewart, Bradley, Miles, Cornwell, Whyte

10
Arthurs Queen on Film
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