Mini-documentary: The Romance of the Middle Ages

Mini-documentary: The Romance of the Middle Ages

The amazing variety of medieval romance continues to feed our imagination. The Romance of Middle Ages exhibition looks at how its compelling stories have inspired writers and artists across the centuries, including Shakespeare, William Morris and J.R.R. Tolkien. In this introduction, Dr Nicholas Perkins (curator) joins with other experts from the University of Oxford to illustrate this in a mini-documentary.