Meet Reynard, the anarchic fox whose tricks enthralled medieval readers. In our dramatic reading for adults, the animals gather to complain about Reynard’s wickedness. Younger listeners can enjoy a pantomime-style audio play and a simple craft to make at home.
Watch a dramatic reading of the first chapters of Reynard the Fox
The Fabularium read the first chapters of a new version of Reynard the Fox by Anne Louise Avery. Published by Bodleian Library Publishing.
The Fabularium are:
Grymbert the Badger - Joshua Patel
King Noble the Lion / Queen Gente - Jessica Rowe Baron
Isengrim the Wolf - Gareth Price-Baghurst
Make a fox bookmark
Follow this step-by-step guide and make your own bookmark inspired by Reynard the Fox.
Listen to a family-friendly audio play featuring Reynard's trademark trickery
North Sea Crossings is a pioneering academic outreach project funded by the Heritage Lottery Fund and led by the University of Bristol. It explores the literary heritage of Anglo-Dutch exchange, including the mercurial trickster figure of Reynard the Fox.
This event is generously supported by The Helen Hamlyn Trust.