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Chivalry Today Podcast 13: The State of Chivalry

Episode 13: The State of Chivalry

Prof. Nancy Vogeley joins us to talk about the surprising influence of chivalry and a little-known 16th century novel on the history of California. Plus: What does a medieval knight have to say about performance-enhancing drugs? And respect for the sacrifices of others still flies high in today’s culture.

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Chivalry Today Podcast 12: Cheating and Chivalry

Episode 12: Cheating and Chivalry

An exploration of several aspects of cheating in today’s world, including misrepresentations in on-line games and predatory practices in the lending market — what does the Code of Chivalry have to say about using tactics like these to profit or get ahead? Plus: The conclusion of our interview with Angela Clair, one of the historical interpreters with the Royal Armouries at Leeds.

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Chivalry Today Podcast 9: Finding Camelot With Chivalry Today

Episode 9: Finding Camelot With Chivalry Today

A unique “joint podcast” edition with guest host Vangie Rich of the Finding Camelot podcast. Scott and Vangie discuss the lore, legends and literature of King Arthur, what the stories of Camelot can teach us about 21st century chivalry, and how the image of chivalry and knighthood has evolved from Malory to Monty Python.

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