Posts tagged with ‘Centre for the Study of the Viking Age’

Midlands Viking Symposium

The twelfth annual Midlands Viking Symposium will be in Nottingham on Saturday 23 April 2016. The theme will be ‘Interpreting the Viking Age’ and there will be talks on saving the Oseberg ship with science, stable isotopes, place-names around the Viking diaspora, Viking Yorkshire, and remembering the early medieval past in Iceland.

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Poetry of the Vikings

Vikings were renowned as warriors but a new book reveals their poetic side – and a ribald sense of humour.

Appears in Issue 67

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Knight of Norway

A University of Nottingham scientist has received a New Year’s Honour with a difference…a Knight of the First Class from the King of Norway.

Appears in issue 55

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