Primary Sources: Le Morte D’Arthur, Book III Chapter VI

So Sir Gawaine and his brother Gaheris are riding together, knight and squire, after the white hart, and before too long they come across a pair of knights on horseback jousting at each other. Gawaine rides up in between the … Continue reading →

Primary Sources: Le Morte D’Arthur, Book III, Chapter III continued and Chapter IV

Trigger warning: mention of rape   “Pellinore… Pellinore…” Arthur takes a moment to place the name.  “Oh, that guy!  The one who stole my horse and then killstealed King Lot!  He’s a jerk!” cries Arthur. “Still, a fine knight and … Continue reading →

Primary Sources: Le Morte D’Arthur, Book III Chapter III

Trigger warning: mention of rape   Double-length chapter today!  Actually the chapter is the usual length but I’m unpacking it more than usual. So all of Camelot/London is one big festival, what with Arthur getting married, and in wanders these … Continue reading →