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Welcome! "Of Swords and Magic" is podcast series providing in-depth discussions about Arthurian legend and its literature, characters, and portrayal throughout the centuries. Whether you're looking for a beginner's guide to the legend, or you're a pro in search of a good listen for road trips, you've come to the right place! Welcome one and all!

Check out my Facebook page at: www.facebook.com/ofswordsandmagic

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Welcome! "Of Swords and Magic" is podcast series providing in-depth discussions about Arthurian legend and its literature, characters, and portrayal throughout the centuries. Whether you're looking for a beginner's guide to the legend, or you're a pro in search of a good listen for road trips, you've come to the right place! Welcome one and all!

Check out my Facebook page at: www.facebook.com/ofswordsandmagic

    Episode 4: The Work of Chrétien de Troyes: The Knight with the Lion

    Episode 4: The Work of Chrétien de Troyes: The Knight with the Lion

    Episode 4 is a continuation of our discussion of Chretien de Troyes’ Arthurian Romances, with "The Knight with the Lion". The first story on record of Sir Yvain, this tale includes everything from love and betrayal, to lions and dragons, to the meaning of loyalty. Join me for a 3-hour storytelling packed with action, magical springs and the strongest of love from unexpected places.

    • 3 horas 17 min
    Episode 3: The Work of Chrétien de Troyes: The Knight of the Cart

    Episode 3: The Work of Chrétien de Troyes: The Knight of the Cart

    Episode 3 discusses Chrétien de Troyes' iconic romance, "The Knight of the Cart". As the first story we have in record of Sir Lancelot, we'll discuss Arthurian legend's most famous knight, his immeasurable love for Guinevere and the many trials he faces for her. Join me for a wild tale of heated battles, lusty maidens, virtuous honor, utmost courage...and small promises that go a long way.
    (Link to the video described at the end of the episode: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=VUTw-rFRU7o&t=21s)

    All music credit goes to the artists!
    This episode's soundtrack:

    - “Merlin’s Secret”, Avalon - A Celtic Legend by Enaïd
    - “Enchantment”, Avalon - A Celtic Legend by Enaïd
    - “Road to Camelot”, Avalon - A Celtic Legend by Enaïd
    - “Learning to Ride”, The Lord of the Rings Online (10th Anniversary) by Chance Thomas
    - “Solringen”, Runaljod - Yggdrasil by Wardruna
    - “Call of the Sea”, Spirit of Ireland by David Arkenstone
    - “Reels”, Folk’s Not Dead by Arany Zoltán
    - “The Maid of Murlough”, Soma by John McSherry
    - “The Tournament”, Tristan + Isolde Motion Picture Soundtrack
    - “The Quest”, Music Inspired by Middle Earth by David Arkenstone
    - “Lothlorien”, Music Inspired by Middle Earth by David Arkenstone
    - “Pigeon on the Gate”, A World Collection by The Avalon World Ensemble
    - “The Riders of Rohan”, Music Inspired by Middle Earth by David Arkenstone
    - “The Sailor’s Wife/The Lads of Duns”, Fire & Grace by Alasdair Fraser & Natalie Haas
    - “Volüspa”, Vikings Soundtrack by Wardruna
    - “Bring Down the Castle Walls”, Medieval Songs of Love and War by Rinaldi String Quartet
    - “Medieval Drum Dance”, Pye to Go by Mince Pye
    - “Dance of the Druids”, Outlander Soundtrack ft. Raya Yarbrough by Bear McReary
    - “The Lai, Trouvère Mélodie from the 3rd Crusade”, Medieval Songs of Love and War by Rinaldi String Quartet
    - “The Rivers of Home”, Emerald by Midori
    - “Emerald”, Emerald by Midori
    - “For the Love of All Who Gather (Reprise)”, Blessings by S.J. Tucker
    - “Undrentide” by Mediaeval Baebes
    - “Horse’s Brasle”, Renaissance Dance Music by Mince Pye
    - “Evening Breeze”, Wanderer by Adrian von Ziegler
    - “The Wedding”, Avalon - A Celtic Legend by Enaïd
    - “The House of Tom Bombadil”, The Lord of the Rings Online (10th Anniversary) by Chance Thomas
    - “Hills of the Shire”, The Lord of the Rings Online (10th Anniversary) by Chance Thomas
    - “The Road to Camelot”, Avalon - A Celtic Legend by Enaïd

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    • 2 horas 3 min
    Episode 2: Religion in Arthurian Legend

    Episode 2: Religion in Arthurian Legend

    In Episode 2, we'll discuss how religion affects plot line in standard Arthurian literature, how it's incorporated into symbols throughout the legend, and how tales can alter when one religion dominates the other.

    • 37 min
    Episode 1: A Beginner's Guide to Arthurian Legend

    Episode 1: A Beginner's Guide to Arthurian Legend

    Episode 1 is an introduction to Arthurian legend; discussing the major characters and main plot lines that remain constant in the legend, no matter the version or adaptation. Whether new to the legend, or an old pro, join me for an hour of knights, witches, queens and magic!

    • 57 min

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