Gawain and the green knight

Sir Gawain and the Green Knight

circa 1375 - 1400

Why is it canonical?

Sir Gawain and the Green Knight is a classic and exemplary chivalric romance, and one of the best known Arthurian stories (a genre of stories popular in England and northern Europe). Its themes of honor and the trope used in its story are typical of this genre.

Locations

England

Languages

English

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