Black Knight

The black knight is a literary stock character, often contrasted with the white knight. The character famously appeared in Arthurian literature and has been adapted and adopted by various authors, in cinema and popular culture. The character is sometimes associated with death.

In postmodern literary criticism it has also been discussed in relation to race issues in fiction.

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Black Knight - Finance
... While a White Knight is a company or business "savior," a Black Knight is a "destroyer." It is difficult to identify a Black Knight when they first enter a company or business ... Typically, a Black Knight will enter a business/company as an influential person such as a major investor or a member of the board of directors of a profitable or asset rich ... The Black Knight will undertake dealings to enrich themselves which normally leave the previously profitable company in a weaker financial position ...
Sonic And The Black Knight - Plot
... scabbard, and is now ruling the realm as the tyrannical Black Knight ... Sonic's speed alone will not end The Black Knight's reign, so he must take up the talking sword, Caliburn, in order to break Arthur's curse and save the kingdom ... collect the blades of King Arthur's Knights of the Round Table and Excalibur itself if he is to restore King Arthur's sanity and return him to a benevolent ruler ...
List Of Fire Emblem: Radiant Dawn Characters - Other Playable Characters - In Daein - Zelgius (The Black Knight)
... List of characters in Fire Emblem Path of Radiance#Black Knight Defeated by Ike in a duel during Path of Radiance, the Black Knight ... It is revealed right before a battle between Ike and Black Knight in Part III Chapter 7 that Black Knight let Ike win their battle 3 years ago after hearing that Greil cut out his tendons for his sword arm and ... As the Black Knight, he protects Micaiah when Jarod attempts to kill her ...
List Of Marvel Comics Characters: B - Black Knight
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List Of Marvel Comics Characters: V - Valinor
... Further reading Valinor is the Black Knight's steed in the Marvel Comics universe ... He serves as a steed of the Black Knight after he had given his previous steed Aragorn to the Valkyrie, and the Blood Wraith in battle against the Black Knight and the Avengers ...

Famous quotes containing the words knight and/or black:

    The Knight of the Doleful Countenance.
    Miguel De Cervantes (1547–1616)

    I said there was a society of men among us, bred up from their youth in the art of proving by words multiplied for the purpose, that white is black, and black is white, according as they are paid. To this society all the rest of the people are as slaves.
    Jonathan Swift (1667–1745)