The Remains of Elmet: a collaboration by Ted Hughes & Fay Godwin

The Ancient Kingdom of Elmet witnessed "Druidism; Britons, their fight against Rome and their adoption of Romanism; the start of Christianity and the clash with Rome's catholic Christianity; a Bardic tradition in a Brythonic tongue and then in the highest quality Latin, the struggle against the English; the struggle against the Norse; the coming of … Continue reading The Remains of Elmet: a collaboration by Ted Hughes & Fay Godwin

The Fisher King, the Grail and the Goddess: Ted Hughes’s aquatic myths

The Fisher King, the Grail and the Goddess: Ted Hughes’s aquatic myths - by Yvonne Reddick, University of Warwick "Abstract: This paper presents some research for my PhD thesis on fluvial landscapes in the works of Ted Hughes and Alice Oswald. The thesis as a whole aims to explore the relationship between myths of the … Continue reading The Fisher King, the Grail and the Goddess: Ted Hughes’s aquatic myths