Jason Weiser, Carissa Weiser / Bardic

Myths and Legends

Jason Weiser tells stories from myths, legends, and folklore that have shaped cultures throughout history. Some, like the stories of Aladdin, King Arthur, and Hercules are stories you think you know, but with surprising origins. Others are stories you might not have heard, but really should. All the stories are sourced from world folklore, but retold for modern ears. These are stories of wizards, knights, Vikings, dragons, princesses, and kings from the time when the world beyond the map was a dangerous and wonderful place.

Jason Weiser tells stories from myths, legends, and folklore that have shaped cultures throughout history. Some, like the stories of Aladdin, King Arthur, and Hercules are stories you think you know, but with surprising origins. Others are stories you might not have heard, but really should. All the stories are sourced from world folklore, but retold for modern ears. These are stories of wizards, knights, Vikings, dragons, princesses, and kings from the time when the world beyond the map was a dangerous and wonderful place.

Episodes: 285

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20-Korean Folklore: Prayers

Duration: 36 min

19-Native American Folklore: Skeletons

Duration: 29 min

18-St. Nick: Rusty Chains and Candy Canes

Duration: 33 min

17C-Theseus: I Volunteer as Tribute

Duration: 36 min

17A-Theseus: It’s Dangerous to go Alone!

Duration: 28 min

16-Russian Fairy Tales: She-Who-Must-Not-Be-Named

Duration: 38 min

15-Slavic Folklore: Bad Wolf

Duration: 41 min

13B-Ragnar Lodbrok: Why’d it have to be Snakes?

Duration: 37 min

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