Wednesday, May 24, 2017
 

The Children of Ash: Cosmology and the Viking Universe

Professor Neil Price delivers the first of three lectures, September 25, 2012, focusing on the fundamental role that narrative, storytelling and dramatisation played in the mindset of the Viking Age (8th-11th centuries), occupying a crucial place not only in the cycles of life but particularly in the ritual responses to dying and the dead.

Originally Published:
Dec, 11, 2012. Cornell University.