Myth, materiality, and lived religion: in Merovingian and Viking Scandinavia

Gold is red : Sigurõarkviða en skamma 49-50 / Merrill Kaplan, Response by Agneta Ney -- Halls, gods, and giants : The enigma of Gullveig in Óðinn 's Hall / Tommy Kuusela, Response by Eldar Heide -- Mercury-Wotan - Óðinn : One or many? / Jens Peter Schjødt, Response by Peter Jackson Rova -- Myth...

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Published in:Stockholm studies in comparative religion
Corporate Author: The Aarhus old norse mythology conference 2015, Stockholm (Author)
Contributors: Wikström af Edholm, Klas 1988- (Editor) ; Jackson Rova, Peter (Editor) ; Nordberg, Andreas 1971- (Editor) ; Sundqvist, Olof 1959- (Editor) ; Zachrisson, Torun (Editor)
Format: Print Book
Language:English
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Published: Stockholm Stockholm University Press [2019]
In: Stockholm studies in comparative religion (40)
Year: 2019, Volume: 40
Volumes / Articles:Show volumes/articles.
Series/Journal:Stockholm studies in comparative religion 40
Standardized Subjects / Keyword chains:B Frankish Empire / Scandinavia / Religion / Myth / Vikings / Victim / History 49-1500 / Old Norse / Literature
Further subjects:B Collection of essays
B Mythology, Norse
B Scandinavians ; Religion
B Vikings ; Religion
B Conference program
B Art, Merovingian
Online Access: Table of Contents
Parallel Edition:Electronic
Erscheint auch als: 9789176350973
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Summary:Gold is red : Sigurõarkviða en skamma 49-50 / Merrill Kaplan, Response by Agneta Ney -- Halls, gods, and giants : The enigma of Gullveig in Óðinn 's Hall / Tommy Kuusela, Response by Eldar Heide -- Mercury-Wotan - Óðinn : One or many? / Jens Peter Schjødt, Response by Peter Jackson Rova -- Myth on stone and tapestry : Ragnarøk in pictures? / Anders Hultgård, Response by John Lindow -- Ormhäxan, dragons, parturition and tradition / Stephen Mitchell, Response by Judy Quinn -- Re-interpretations of Gotlandic picture stones based on the reflectance transformation imaging method (RTI) : Some examples / Sigmund Oehrl, Response by Anne-Sofie Gräslund -- Gold foil figures and Norse mythology : Fact and fiction? / Margrethe Watt, Response by Olof Sundqvist -- Finitude : Human and animal sacrifice in a Norse setting / Christina Fredengren and Camilla Löfqvist, Response by Klas Wikstrom af Edholm -- Understanding embodiment through lived religion : A look at vernacular physiologies in an Old Norse milieu / Frog, Response by Margaret Clunies Ross -- Animals and the Blót in the Old Norse sources and ritual depositions of bones from archaeological sites / Ola Magnell, Response by Kristin Armstrong Oma -- Configurations of religion in late Iron Age and Viking Age Scandinavia / Andreas Nordberg, Response by Maths Bertell -- Tangible religion : Amulets, illnesses, and the demonic seven sisters / Rudolf Simek, Response by Olaf Sundqvist -- What does Óðinn do to the Túnriðor? An interpretation of Hávamál / Frederik Wallenstein,Response by Terry Gunnell
Item Description:Includes bibliographical references and index
ISBN:9176350991