All of my students: listen to this!

Beowulf is commonly known as the oldest surviving long poem in Old English, consisting of an impressive 3182 alliterative lines. And while such credentials translate to one of the most important works ever composed in Old English, there is no general consensus as to when this epic poem was actually composed, with dates ranging from…

via Listen to the Beowulf being read in original Old English — Realm of History

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