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Were the Dark Ages Really That Dark?

Geekerati will shed some light on the Dark Ages and its myths with Professor Richard Nokes from Troy University. Never heard of the phenomenon of Popular Medievalism?

darkagesAs consumers of entertainment, we are surrounded by medieval imagery. How well does this imagery reflect the middle ages?

Dr. Nokes professor of medieval literature will join Geekerati tonight at 10pm ET for a discussion of Pop Culture Medievalism. Dr. Nokes also enjoys reading, film and torturing students. Ha ha, he wrote that on his blog, which is really quite a fascinating read. If one is a geek. And I am. Are you? See you tonight, then.