The epic poem of honor and bravery
Written by an anonymous fourteenth-century poet, Sir Gawain and the Green Knight
is recognized as an equal to Chaucer’s masterworks and to the great Old English poems, Beowulf
included. A green-skinned knight offers the Knights of the Round Table a simple but deadly challenge—a challenge taken on by the brave Sir Gawain. A challenge that will force him to choose between his honor and his life...