Tag Archives: Thomas Malory

Manicula and the Winchester Manuscript

This gallery contains 7 photos.

Of Cathedral and College The magnificent Winchester Cathedral is the centerpiece of the city, but an aspect of the beautiful cathedral that drew my attention in particular was the pointing hands carved onto an exterior wall in 1633. I had … Continue reading

More Galleries | Tagged , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Crossing the Channel

This gallery contains 4 photos.

In 2008, I began following the itinerary of Malory’s Roman War campaign.  In that journey, I traveled from London to Winchester where Arthur held a royal feast, interrupted by the demands made by the Roman emperor’s ambassadors.  They relayed the … Continue reading

More Galleries | Tagged , , , , , | Leave a comment

The story of the Roman War and a tentative itinerary

The genre of “literary landscape”–imaginative, creative non-fiction responses to the landscape–and the genre of literary travel itineraries have a long and popular history.  And this is what this blog is about–reading the Roman War chapter of Malory’s Le Morte Darthur … Continue reading

More Galleries | Tagged , , , , | 5 Comments