In this episode, Hank sits down with world-renowned professor Robert Bjork. Prof. Bjork has written some of the most widely read books and articles about Beowulf. Once Hank breaks down the major plot points of Beowulf, we then interview Bjork who helps us digest one of the most important texts ever discovered. Why should we care about Beowulf? What are the main messages that this poem contains? What are the biggest mysteries that keep us guessing about this story?
Become an expert on Beowulf with us in 29 minutes.