IMC 2002: Sessions

Session 608: Old Norse Texts: Sagas and Poetry

Tuesday 9 July 2002, 11.15-12.45

Sponsor:The Viking Society for Northern Research
Organiser:Alison Finlay, Department of English & Humanities, Birkbeck, University of London
Moderator/Chair:Judy Quinn, Department of Anglo-Saxon, Norse & Celtic, University of Cambridge
Paper 608-aConviviality and Competition: Scenes for the Performance of Skaldic Verse
(Language: English)
Kate Heslop, Department of English, University of Sydney
Index terms: Language and Literature - Scandinavian
Paper 608-b"Gísla Saga Súrssonar": An Outlaw's Dreams
(Language: English)
Jamie Cochrane, Department of Scandinavian Studies, University College London
Index terms: Language and Literature - Scandinavian
Paper 608-cAuthorising Fictions: Stories of Poets in the Kings' Sagas
(Language: English)
Alison Finlay, Department of English & Humanities, Birkbeck, University of London