Beowulf Archives

Grendel, Kentucky: AWA Studios Previews Modern Beowulf Update
Grendel, Kentucky is an updated retelling of the saga of Beowulf with a Southern Gothic and feminist twist New writer Jeff McComsey turns the olde worlde heroic saga into a modern American story set in the Rural South, dealing with poverty, family secrets, crime, and of course, a feminist biker gang Because why not? The[...]
The Beowulf Myth Is Reborn In A New Spanish Graphic Novel On Par With A Tarantino Film
By José Luis del Río Fortich Beowulf is the longest epic poem in Old English, the language spoken in Anglo-Saxon England before the Norman Conquest Tolkien himself, who translated the 11th-century poem Beowulf, called the story "laden with history, leading back into the dark heathen ages beyond the memory of song, but not beyond the reach[...]