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.
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- RT @ClerkofOxford: 'Þe kynges baneres': some medieval translations of the Passiontide hymn 'Vexilla Regis' aclerkofoxford.blogspot.co.uk/2012/04/vexill… http://t.… fram 4 days ago
- RT @Boaz_Schuman: Here is a (very) useful hypertext edition of #Beowulf, by Prof. McGillivray at @UofCEnglish: homepages.ucalgary.ca/~mmcgilli/ASPR… #OldE… fram 2 weeks ago
- RT @archaeologymag: An English student found the grave of an Anglo-Saxon woman buried with a gold pendant bit.ly/1avQZs8 http://t.c… fram 2 weeks ago
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