A few weeks ago KUER’s RadioWest made a tweet that they were nice enough to mention me in. Andy Orchard, Rawlinson and Bosworth Professor of Anglo-Saxon at University of Oxford, read the opening lines of Beowulf in Old English. Hear the audio at Vimeo. Give it a listen, and compare Professor Orchard’s natural reading to the more dramatic Bagby recording which can be found at the bottom of Lesson 0.
- RT @ClerkofOxford: 'þu eart dust and to duste gewendst': an Anglo-Saxon Ash Wednesday, Spring, and The Seafarer aclerkofoxford.blogspot.co.uk/2014/03/u-eart… htt… fram 14 minutes ago
- RT @SCPHorobin: An article I wrote for the OUP blog: twitter.com/OUPAcademic/st… fram 2 days ago
- RT @NorseMythNews: Translating saga excerpt where dude cuts steps into side of a rotting whale so he can climb up and fight another dude st… fram 2 days ago
- RT @caitlinrgreen: Was 5/6thC Lincolnshire 'Anglo-Saxon' or 'sub-Roman'? A brief discussion: caitlingreen.org/2015/01/lincol… http://t.co/4YKthTrItz fram 3 days ago
- RT @ClerkofOxford: 'Now a pure and holy time draws near': Ælfric's sermon for Quinquagesima and Shrovetide aclerkofoxford.blogspot.co.uk/2015/02/now-pu… https://… fram 3 days ago
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