The Canterbury Tales: The Knight's Tale
by Geoffrey Chaucer
The Canterbury Tales: The Knight's Tale Characters
Meet the Cast
Palamon and Arcite
Two Knights, One PersonalityWhy put Palamon and Arcite together into a single character analysis? Aren't they two separate characters? Well, yes and no. Yes, their totally identical plotlines diver...
Theseus, Bringer of Rules and OrderTheseus is kind of like the high school principal of the ancient world: he's the one responsible for making sure everybody follows the rules, for breaking up figh...
For most of "The Knight's Tale," Emily exists only as an object of desire. She's basically just a beautiful noblewoman whom Palamon and Arcite admire from afar, then fight over. Even though both kn...