An ethnic dating of beowulf
Davis has also written on Celtic Britain and Anglo-Saxon England for the , and the Welsh origins of the Arthurian legend.Another current project explores the formation and continuity of the La Tène civilization of ancient Gaul—its Old European, Indo-European, Etruscan, Greek and Roman roots.In 1996, the girls began recording their debut album under an agreement with Sony Music, the Knowles family reunited, and shortly after, the group got a contract with Columbia Records. The album established the group as a viable act in the music industry, with moderate sales and winning the group three Soul Train Lady of Soul Awards for Best R&B/Soul Album of the Year, Best R&B/Soul or Rap New Artist, and Best R&B/Soul Single for "No, No, No".The group released their Multi-Platinum second album The Writing's on the Wall in 1999.In 2009, Billboard named her the Top Radio Songs Artist of the Decade and the Top Female Artist of the 2000s decade. Mary's Montessori School in Houston, where she enrolled in dance classes.Her singing talent was discovered when dance instructor Darlette Johnson began humming a song and she finished it, able to hit the high-pitched notes.Lemonade (2016), one of her most personal and political work to date, received widespread critical acclaim and became the best-selling album of 2016.In 2018, she released Everything Is Love, a collaborative album with her husband, Jay-Z, as The Carters.
The album also featured the US Billboard Hot 100 number-one singles "Crazy in Love" and "Baby Boy".In early 2001, while Destiny's Child was completing their third album, Beyoncé landed a major role in the MTV made-for-television film, Carmen: A Hip Hopera, starring alongside American actor Mekhi Phifer.Set in Philadelphia, the film is a modern interpretation of the 19th-century opera Carmen by French composer Georges Bizet.Davis studied Welsh in Aberystwyth and Icelandic in Reykjavík before completing his doctorate in English at the University of Virginia.In 1996, Davis published : The Northern Ethnography of the Nowell Codex,” a miscellany of five texts on the most distant peoples in space and time known to the Anglo-Saxons.
Craig Davis teaches Old and Middle English, Old Norse and Medieval Celtic languages and literatures in the English department.