Brigantia, Cartimandua and Gwenhwyfar

Brigantia, Cartimandua and Gwenhwyfar

Ziegler, Michelle

The Heroic Age, Issue 1, Spring/Summer 1999


The striking similarities between the fall of Brigantia to the Romans in the first century and the fall of Arthur’s realm are examined. The origins and early development of Gwenhwyfar and her relationship with Arthur and Medraut are also explored.


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