Time Markers and Treachery: The Crux at Beowulf 1130 Academic Article uri icon


  • The article focuses on the event that interrupts Beowulf's two fights in Denmark in the Old English epic poem "Beowulf." The author discusses the narration of the tale of the enmity at Finnsburgh, provides a detailed description of the manuscript, and explains the character Hengest's decision to spend winter at the enemy's camp.

author list (cited authors)

  • Boenig, R. E.

publication date

  • January 1, 1987 11:11 AM