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Once and Future—The 20th-Century Arthur

Lecture no. 22 from the course: King Arthur: History and Legend

Once and Future—The 20th-Century Arthur

Taught by Professor Dorsey Armstrong | 30 min | Categories: The Great Courses Plus Online Literature & Language Courses

Among significant 20th-century treatments of the saga, begin with T.H. White’s The Once and Future King and its ruminations on kingship, power, and governance.  Also explore Mary Stewart’s highly original Merlin Trilogy, Marion Zimmer Bradley’s feminist The Mists of Avalon, and the brilliant comic book series Camelot 3000.

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