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IMC 2023: Sessions

Session 1632: Networks and Entanglements in Nordic Hagiography, II

Thursday 6 July 2023, 11.15-12.45

Sponsor:Norse Hagiography Network
Organisers:Natasha Amber Jo Bradley, Lincoln College, University of Oxford
Tiffany White, Department of Scandinavian, University of California, Berkeley
Moderator/Chair:Natasha Amber Jo Bradley, Lincoln College, University of Oxford
Paper 1632-aLiberal Learning in Páls saga postola
(Language: English)
Bond West, Faculty of English Language & Literature University of Oxford
Index terms: Biblical Studies, Language and Literature - Scandinavian, Learning (The Classical Inheritance)
Paper 1632-bManifestations of the Secular in Norse Hagiography
(Language: English)
Haraldur Hreinsson, Historisches Seminar, Westfälische Wilhelms-Universität Münster
Index terms: Hagiography, Language and Literature - Scandinavian, Theology
Paper 1632-cEmpress and St Helena in Medieval and Post-Medieval Icelandic Verse
(Language: English)
Natalie van Deusen, Department of Modern Languages & Cultural Studies University of Alberta
Index terms: Hagiography, Language and Literature - Scandinavian, Manuscripts and Palaeography
Abstract

This panel explores the ways in which medieval hagiography in the Nordic realm were adapted and influenced 'secular' literature.