This blog post looks at how Bede's famous parable of the sparrow was reused in the 19th, 20th and 21st centuries.
Find out which Anglo-Saxon manuscripts found their way into Vikings, The Last Kingdom and Assassin's Creed: Valhalla!
A set of Beowulf paper dolls, published in Dutch newspapers in 1934, is now made available with a modern English translation!
From various elf types to ambivalent Wood-Elves and elf-friends, Tolkien's Middle-Earth has close connections to early medieval England. Learn more about Anglo-Saxon elves and their connection to the fiction of J. R. R. Tolkien.
A blockbuster movie depicting Redbad as an early medieval Frisian freedom fighter? A late medieval Frisian audience would not have agreed.
Before 'fake news', there was 'Beowulf's sandwich'. A reconstruction of a comic sketch from 1909.
Three early medieval English kings had a thing for candlesticks. From candle clocks to candle chastisement.
From the Rohirric Mearas to Snowmane's Howe: A closer look at the medieval horses of Middle-Earth.
What is Grendel? Six movie adaptations of Beowulf each give their own twist to this early medieval nightmare being.
Find out how Cnut the Great changed his ways after he had seen the reanimated corpse of Edith of Wilton!