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: 'Þeos tid oð midne winter': An Anglo-Saxon Sermon for Advent aclerkofoxford.blogspot.co.uk/2014/11/eos-ti… https://t.co/xBCYWPa5G6 fram 2 days ago
- RT @OEWisdom: Muþa gehwylc mete þearf, mæl sceolon tidum gongan. Every mouth needs food; meals should come at the right time. #MaximsI fram 4 days ago
- RT @OEWisdom: Hwylc bið se leasa freond? ...Gefera to beode and na to neodþearfe. Who is a false friend? A friend at table, not in time of… fram 4 days ago
- RT @PeritiaEditors: Nov 24: St Cianán of Daimliac (Duleek in #Meath), which means stone church. Many early Irish churches were wooden. http… fram 1 week ago
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