There are a number of adaptations of Chaucer's Canterbury Tales out there -- especially, as you'd expect, of the more confessional stories like the "Pardoner's Tale" and the "Wife of Bath's Tale" -- but they're not always terribly compelling.
Wednesday, October 19, 2016 - 1:53pm
Thursday, November 19, 2015 - 10:10am
If you have been paying any attention to The Toast's content this past year, you'll know already that Mallory Ortberg has been killing it with her medieval-themed spoofs and humorous material.
Wednesday, October 21, 2015 - 11:23am
My department is a great place to work. For example, yesterday I got to play a dragon for a colleague. Simon Gatrell is teaching a course on Harry Potter, and he needed faculty "dragons" to guard dragon eggs (a scene you might remember from The Goblet of Fire).
Wednesday, August 5, 2015 - 5:13pm
The Toast often does a good job with medieval memes, and with this one, they've knocked the proverbial ball out of the park.
Wednesday, July 1, 2015 - 12:55pm
Cynthia Turner Camp, University of Georgia