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Monday, March 4 • 11:45 - 12:45
#4/067 - Michael Collins, St George and the Dragons: The Making of English Identity, Fonthill Media, 2018

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How and why the Palestinian martyr St George became the patron saint of England and the relevance of his civil and military traditions to modern concerns such as women’s rights, relations with Muslim communities and the ‘just war’. St George and patriotism. The symbolism of St George in many aspects of English culture. The English version of St George and the Dragon in the South English Legendary. Suggested areas for further research.

  • Hannes Mayer (University of Graz)

  • Michael Collins (Independent Scholar)

Language: English

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Michael Collins

Independent Scholar


Hannes Mayer

University of Graz

Monday March 4, 2019 11:45 - 12:45 GMT
Piano Terra, 116 – Fscire Via S. Vitale, 114, 40125 Bologna BO
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