Merlin, Merlin, Merlin examines early and modern versions of this important figure in the legend of Arthur.
The most unusual of these versions is the medieval Latin epic Vita Merlini (“the life of Merlin”), which is discussed in a thorough, yet reader-friendly way.
Michael Skupin(周德客) received his doctorate from the University of Houston (USA), specializing in Merlin. He has taught at Chinese Culture University since 2005.
Introduction: Many Merlins
Robinson’s Merlin and its Context
Binyon’s The Madness of Merlin and its Predecessors
A Translation of the Vita Merlini
A Close Translation of the Vita Merlini
Conclusion and Acknowledgements