Saturday, February 4, 2017

New Mythologies: An Interview with Paul Waggener of Operation Werewolf

Source: Heathen Harvest

Piecing together bits of Norway's medieval history

Source: Academia.edu

Metal for Nordic Men? Amon Amarth's Representations of Vikings

Source: Academia.edu

Making Sense of Ker's Dates: the Origins of Beowulf and the Paleographers

Source: Academia.edu

Scandinavian Metal Attack. Mythical evil and Viking pose

Source: Academia.edu

"The Limits of my Language mean the Limits of my World": Multilingualism in Medieval Iceland

Source: Academia.edu

The Colour of Belief: Objects of Jasper, Opal, Chalcedony, and Obsidian from the Reykholt Churches

Source: Academia.edu

Torfi H. Tulinius. Hvers manns gagn. Hrafn Sveinbjarnarson and the social role of chieftains

Source: Academia.edu

Paganism Past and Ideas of Authenticity

Source: Academia.edu

Tuesday, December 20, 2016

Elves and Sex

Source: Seo Helrune

Originally published December 14, 2016

Why Ghosts Haunt England at Christmas but Steer Clear of America

Source: Ancient Origins

Retaining Ancient Ways: Codex Runicus, How the Runic Script Survived in the Middle Ages

Source: Ancient Origins

Originally published December 18, 2016

10 facts about the Icelandic Yule Lads

Source: Iceland Monitor

The Saga of the Volsungs

Source: Daily Scandinavian

Norse Beer – Viking Style

Source: Daily Scandinavian

Listen to Björk perform two classic Icelandic Christmas songs

Source: Iceland Magazine

Globetrotting Vikings: The Raiding of Ireland

Source: History Channel

Are we Vikings or Scandinavians?

Source: The Norwegian American

Originally published December 16, 2016

10 Nordic Christmas Traditions You Can Try At Home

Source: Huffington Post

Originally published on December 15, 2016

Dressed up with bling stolen in Viking raids

Source: Viking Archaeology Blog