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The Middle Ages and the Modern World: Facts and Fiction

Enrol in The Middle Ages and the Modern World: Facts and Fiction

Course Code: GNED131

Delve into the major cultural traditions of the Western world in the Middle Ages. The course will include myths, narratives, images, and other forms of representation from a variety of national and religious traditions. Topics include the study of kings, warriors, saints, knights, mystics, mythological heroes, and exotic beasts such as dragons. Examine medieval-themed material in modern popular culture, including fictional writing, movies, and video games, social media and the Web 2.0. No prior knowledge of medieval studies is required.

Some courses require additional textbooks and/or materials. Please visit your campus bookstore in-person or online: Peterborough Bookstore or Lindsay Bookstore.


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Section: 01OL

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