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Categorizing "Otherness" in Heimskringla
Aalto, Sirpa. Bookset Part 1 • p. 15-21

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Snonri's Invention of Hermodr's helreid
Abrant, Christopher. Bookset Part 1 • p. 22-31

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Viking Northumbria - the Non-Saga Evidence (Abstract)
Abrams, Lesley J.. Bookset Part 1 • p. 32

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On Supernatural Motifs in the FornaldarsQgur
Adalheidur Gudmundsódttir. Bookset Part 1 • p. 33-41

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Fantasy in Njal's Saga: History as Spectral Past (Abstract)
Anderson, Carolyn Bernadette. Bookset Part 1 • p. 42

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The Earliest Islendinga saga: Another Candidate
Andersson, Theodore Murdock. Bookset Part 1 • p. 43-51

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"It is generally thought that you are rather too poor": Saga Iceland, a Marriage Proposal, Rejection and the Reasons Why (Abstract)
Archer, Emily. Bookset Part 1 • p. 52-53

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The Good, the Bad and the Ugly: Bardar saga and Its Giants
Jakobsson, Ármann. Bookset Part 1 • p. 54-62

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The Fantastic Reality: Hagiography, Miracles and Fantasy
Asafs Egilsdottir. Bookset Part 1 • p. 63-70

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Imagining Paradise
Ashurst, David. Bookset Part 1 • p. 71-80

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"Hafsi eg pad or hvorri er framar greindi". Irthun i ritun Landnamabokar'
Audur Ingvarsdottir. Bookset Part 1 • p. 81-87

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Between Tradition and Innovation: the Story of Starkadr in Gautreks saga
Bampi, Massimiliano. Bookset Part 1 • p. 88-96

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Political and Cultural Relations between Norway and England after the Conquest
Bandlien, Bjørn. Bookset Part 1 • p. 97-103

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Margin vs. centre: geopolitics in Nitida Saga (a cosmographical comedy?)
Barnes, Geraldine. Bookset Part 1 • p. 104-112

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Blamenn, djgftar and Other Representations of Evil in Old Norse Translation Literature
Battista, Simonetta. Bookset Part 1 • p. 113-122

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Are the Spinning Nornir just a Yarn? A Closer Look at Helgakvida Hundingsbana 12-4
Bek-Pedersen, Karen. Bookset Part 1 • p. 123-129

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The Fantastic and the Supernatural in the Saga Osvalds konungs hins helga
Benati, Chiara. Bookset Part 1 • p. 130-139

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Riding the Tree
Bonnetain, Yvonne S.. Bookset Part 1 • p. 140-148

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A Translation of the Fantastic
Brøgger Budal, Ingvil. Bookset Part 1 • p. 149-158

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Illusions of Mimesis (Abstract)
Buhl, Trine. Bookset Part 1 • p. 159

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Recent Excavations in Mosfellsdalur: The Mosfell Archaeological Project (Abstract)
Byock, Jesse L.. Bookset Part 1 • p. 160

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History and Pordar saga kakala
Carron, H. C.. Bookset Part 1 • p. 161-170

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Folklore and Hagiography in Arngrimr's Gudmundar saga Arasonaf
Ciklamini, Marlene. Bookset Part 1 • p. 171-179

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Poetry and FornaldarsQguf
Clunies Ross, Margaret. Bookset Part 1 • p. 180-187

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Land-Spirits and Iceland's Fantastic Pre-Conversion Landscape
Cochrane, Jamie A.. Bookset Part 1 • p. 188-197

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Contextualizing Old Norse - Icelandic Bodies
Eichhorn-Mulligan, Amy C... Bookset Part 1 • p. 198-207

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An Ideological Struggle: An Interpretation of Eyrbyggja saga
Magnusdottir, E. B.. Bookset Part 1 • p. 208-216

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The Dual World of the Fomaldarspguf
Eremenko, Alexej. Bookset Part 1 • p. 217-222

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'litklcedum': Coloured Clothes in Medieval Scandinavian Literature and Archaeology
Ewing, Thor. Bookset Part 1 • p. 223-230

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Fragments of Fourteenth-century Icelandic Folklore
Faik, O.. Bookset Part 1 • p. 231-240

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Gods, Warlocks and Monsters in the Qrvar-Odds saga
Ferrari, Fulvio. Bookset Part 1 • p. 241-247

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History and Fantasy in Jomsvikinga saga
Finlay, Alison. Bookset Part 1 • p. 248-257

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Recognizing Mythic Images in Fantastic Literature: Reading Baldrs draumar 12-14'
Frog,. Bookset Part 1 • p. 258-267

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'Hothr ... sonr Qdins" - but did Snorri know that?'
Gade, Kari Ellen. Bookset Part 1 • p. 268-279

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Dragon Motifs in Yngvars saga vidfprla
Glazyrina, Galina V.. Bookset Part 1 • p. 288-293

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Miracles, Magic and Missionaries: The Supernatural in the Conversion poettir
Granite, S.. Bookset Part 1 • p. 294-303

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To Dream or Not to Dream: A Question of Method
Guðrún Nordal. Bookset Part 1 • p. 304-313

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The Origin of Icelandic Script: Some Remarks
Gunnlaugsson, Guðvarður Már. Bookset Part 1 • p. 314-319

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Supernatural Drinking Horns (Abstract)
Guerrero, Fernando. Bookset Part 1 • p. 320

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How Elvish were the Alfar?
Gunnell, Terry. Bookset Part 1 • p. 321-328

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The "Myth of Valkyries" and the Female Characters of the Heroic Lays of the Elder Edda (Abstract)
Gvozdetskaya, Natalya. Bookset Part 1 • p. 329-330

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As you like it? Narrative units recycled: Nordimbraland m sequences of saga writing
Hagland, Jan Ragnar. Bookset Part 1 • p. 331-339

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On the diplomatic turn in editorial philology
Haugen, Odd Einar. Bookset Part 1 • p. 340-349

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Spirits Through Respiratory Passages
Heide, Eldar. Bookset Part 1 • p. 350-358

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English Models for King Harald Fairhair?
Helgi Skúli Kjartansson. Bookset Part 1 • p. 359-364

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The Fantastic Fourteenth Century
Helgi Þorláksson. Bookset Part 1 • p. 365-371

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The Icelandic Sagas and the Real: Realism in Porldks saga
Hermann, Pernille. Bookset Part 1 • p. 372-380

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Assembling the Olaf-archive? Verses in Oldfs saga Tryggvasonar en mestó
Heslop, Kate. Bookset Part 1 • p. 381-389

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"Draumar minir villa oss": On the Use of the First Person Plural in Contexts of Individuals in Skaldic Stanzas
Heynoldt, Ann-Dörte. Bookset Part 1 • p. 390-398

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"Ego Cnuto" - a Winchester Document with Scandinavian Implications
Holmström, Bengt. Bookset Part 1 • p. 399-406

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Sagataek i Einar Mar Gudmundssons Universets engle
Hvarregaard, Lise. Bookset Part 1 • p. 407-416

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Frigg and Freyja: One Great Goddess or Two?
Ingunn Asdisardottir. Bookset Part 1 • p. 417-425

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Norse Myth in Medieval Orkney
Jesch, Judith. Bookset Part 1 • p. 425-444

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The Fantastic in the Kings' Sagas
Jackson, Tatjana N.. Bookset Part 1 • p. 426-434

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Hervarar saga's Stanzas and the Manuscript that Met the Reader (Abstract)
Johansson, Karl G.. Bookset Part 1 • p. 445

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The Use of Magic Spells and Objects in the Icelandic Riddarasogur: Remundar saga keisarasonar and Viktors saga ok Blovus
Johanterwage, Vera. Bookset Part 1 • p. 446-453

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Tormod Torfasus og det fantastiske i sagalitteraturen
Jargelsen, Jon Gunnar. Bookset Part 1 • p. 454-463

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The Genesis of Fiction in the North
Kalinke, Marianne E.. Bookset Part 1 • p. 464-478

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Out-Thoring Thor in Olafs saga Tryggvasonar en mesta
Kaplan, Merrill. Bookset Part 1 • p. 479-485

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The Fantastic in the Family Sagas: Implications for Saga Authorship
Gíslason, Kari. Bookset Part 1 • p. 486-494

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The Islendingasggur and Ireland
Kennedy, John. Bookset Part 1 • p. 495-503

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Old Norse Translations of ./Elfric's Defalsis diis and De auguriis in Hauksbok (Summary)
Kick, Donata. Bookset Part 1 • p. 504-507

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Fara i vestrviking: Wikingfahrten mit dem Ziel Britische Inseln in den altnordischen Konungaspguf
Krüger, Jana. Bookset Part 1 • p. 508-513

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Thorkell the Tall- a Key Figure in the Story of King Cnut
Kruheffer, Annette. Bookset Part 1 • p. 514-523

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..... in Saga and Rimuf
Kuhn, Hans. Bookset Part 1 • p. 524-532

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Drinking from Odin's Pledge: On an Encounter with the Fantastic in Völuspa 28-29'
Kure, Henning. Bookset Part 1 • p. 533-540

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Loki's Children
Larrington, Carolyne. Bookset Part 1 • p. 541-550

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Hrafnagaldur Odins I Forspjallsljod: Et antikvarisk digt?'
Lassen, Annette. Bookset Part 1 • p. 551-560

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The Translation of Prophetic Imagery in Merlinusspö (Abstract)
Lavender, Philip. Bookset Part 1 • p. 561

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"Cast a cold eye on life, on death": Disease in the Sagas (Abstract)
Lee, Christina. Bookset Part 1 • p. 562-564

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Curses! Swords, Spears and the Supernatural in the Versions of Gisla saga Surssonar
Lethbridge, Emmy. Bookset Part 2 • p. 565-574

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The Role of Material Culture in the Literary Presentation of Greenland
Lewis-Simpson, Shannon M.. Bookset Part 2 • p. 575-582

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Kungaideologin i Sverris saga
Charpentier Ljungqvist, Fredrik. Bookset Part 2 • p. 583-592

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The travel of a text in space and time: the Old Norse Translation of AElfric's Homily Defalsis das
Lombardi, Maria Cristina. Bookset Part 2 • p. 593-602

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Sverrir's Dreams
Lönnroth, Lars. Bookset Part 2 • p. 603-612

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A Temporal Triad in Three Sagas
Lyle, Emily B.. Bookset Part 2 • p. 613-620

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Kristne fyrsteskjaldes syn pa samfundet
Malmros, Rikke. Bookset Part 2 • p. 621-627

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"Vinr em ek vinar mins": Gudrun Gjukadottir in Gisla saga and Islendinga saga'
Manrique Antón, Teodoro. Bookset Part 2 • p. 628-637

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The Roman Itinerary of Nikulas of Munkabvera: Between Reality and Imagination
Marani, Tommaso. Bookset Part 2 • p. 638-648

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Tannhauser im Norden
Marold, Edith. Bookset Part 2 • p. 649-658

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The Fantastic Feats of Master Penis of Arabia' (Abstract)
Sigurðsson, Marteinn H.. Bookset Part 2 • p. 659

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Magic Mirrors, Monsters, Maiden-kings
Matyushina, Inna. Bookset Part 2 • p. 660-670

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Elements of the Pagan Supernatural in the Bishops' Sagas
McCreesh, Bernadine. Bookset Part 2 • p. 671-680

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Kings and Kingship in Viking Northumbria
McTurk, Rory W.. Bookset Part 2 • p. 681-688

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Hva skrev Snorri?
Megaard, John. Bookset Part 2 • p. 689-698

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The Supernatural and other Elements of the Fantastic in the Fornaldarsogur
Mitchell, Stephen Arthur. Bookset Part 2 • p. 699-706

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Vinda myrdir, Vindum hdttr. Viking raids on the territory of Slavs in the light of skaldic poetry
Morawiec, Jakub. Bookset Part 2 • p. 707-717

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The Treatment of the Supernatural and the Fantastic in Different Saga Genres
Mundal, Else. Bookset Part 2 • p. 718-726

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The Edge of Water in Old Norse Myth and Reality
Ney, Agneta. Bookset Part 2 • p. 727-733

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Weather and Witchcraft in the Sagas of Icelanders
Ogllvie, Astrid E.J.Pálsson, Gísli. Bookset Part 2 • p. 734-741

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The Venerable Bede: Father of the Western World's Chronology, and Grandfather of Icelandic Historical Writing
Ólafía Einarsdóttir. Bookset Part 2 • p. 742-748

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Ami Magnussons samling av skaldedikt i AM 761 a - b 4to: Ein forebels rapport
Ottosson, Kjartan. Bookset Part 2 • p. 749-758

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Historicizing Plausibility. The Anticipation of Disbelief in Oddr Snorrason's Oldfs saga Tryggvasonar
Phelpstead, Carl. Bookset Part 2 • p. 759-768

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The Fantastical Theology of Snorri Sturluson: A Reading of the Prologue of Snorra Edda
Pins, Cyril de. Bookset Part 2 • p. 769-778

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Counsel in Action in Hrafnkels saga
Poole, Russell Gilbert. Bookset Part 2 • p. 779-788

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Skaldic Poetry: Making the World Fantastic
Porter, Edel. Bookset Part 2 • p. 789-797

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Gaelic love-tales in Iceland: a case of multiple introduction?
Power, Rosemary. Bookset Part 2 • p. 798-807

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The end of a fantasy: Sgrlapattr and the rewriting of the revivification myth
Quinn, Judy. Bookset Part 2 • p. 808-816

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The Griselda Story: The Transformation from "the Patient Griselda" to "Grishildur the Good" in Icelandic Tradition
Eggertsson, Reynir. Bookset Part 2 • p. 817-825

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Religious Visions and Christian Rule in Old Icelandic Romance
Roberts, Jonjo. Bookset Part 2 • p. 826-835

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The Fictitious Figure of Lorgerdr Hglgabrudr in the Saga Tradition
Rathe, Gunnhild. Bookset Part 2 • p. 836-845

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'I a syndi hann beim mikinn skugga": Unmasking the Fantastic in the Postola Söguf
Roughton, Philip Gerald. Bookset Part 2 • p. 846-855

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Helpful Danes and Pagan Irishmen: Saga Fantasies of the Viking Age in the British Isles
Rowe, Elizabeth Ashman. Bookset Part 2 • p. 856-865

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Between Heaven and Hell: the Konungasggur and the Emergence of the Idea of Purgatory
Salvucci, Giovanna. Bookset Part 2 • p. 866-875
https://www.academia.edu/1932706

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Sturlaugs saga starfsama: Humour and Textual Archaeology
Sanders, Christopher. Bookset Part 2 • p. 876-885

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The Notion of Berserkir and the Relation between Odinn and Animal Warriors
Schjødt, Jens Peter. Bookset Part 2 • p. 886-892

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Rationalizing the Fantastic (Abstract)
Schnall, Jens Eike. Bookset Part 2 • p. 893

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Trollfrauen, Hundskopfige und heidnische Priesterinnen - Vom fantastischen Spiel mit Literarischen Genres in der Sturlaugs saga starfsama
Schulz, Katja. Bookset Part 2 • p. 894-903

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Mythological Accounts of Land-Taking in the Icelandic Conception of History (Abstract)
Sheayavskaya, Tatiana. Bookset Part 2 • p. 904

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The Fantastic in Eddie Poetry and the Renaissance of the Twelfth Century (Abstract of Plenary paper)
Simek, Rudolf. Bookset Part 2 • p. 905

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Facts and Fancy in Jomsvikinga saga
Slupecki, Leszek Pawel. Bookset Part 2 • p. 906-915

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Jomsvikinga saga and Archaeology: the Presence of Scandinavians in Wolin as Source for the Legends (Abstract)
Stanislawski, Blazej M.. Bookset Part 2 • p. 916

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Fremstillingen af det fantastiske i Eyrbyggja saga (Abstract)
Stavnem, Rolf. Bookset Part 2 • p. 917

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The Fantastic Future and the Norse Sibyl of Völuspa
Steinsland, Gro. Bookset Part 2 • p. 918-925

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The North Sea Triangle: Iceland, England, and the Negotiation of Norway in the Sagas (Abstract)
Sterling, Nichole Laine. Bookset Part 2 • p. 926

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Bede and his Disciples: The Development of Universal History in Iceland (Abstract)
Svanhildur Óskarsdóttir. Bookset Part 2 • p. 927

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Kenning Morphology: Towards a Formal Definition of the Skaldic Kenning, or Kennings and Adjectives
Sverdlov, Ilya V.. Bookset Part 2 • p. 928-934

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On the Road to Paradise: "Austrvegr" in the Icelandic Imagination
Jakobsson, Sverrir. Bookset Part 2 • p. 935-943
http://www.academia.edu/1103430

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The Double Scene in Performance: Deictic Blending in Völuspa
Oyvind Thorvaldsen, Bernt. Bookset Part 2 • p. 944-950

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The Historia Norwegiae as a Shamanic Source
Tolley, Clive. Bookset Part 2 • p. 951-960

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Is Snorri gothi an Icelandic Hamlet? On Dead Fathers and Problematic Chieftainship in Eyrbyggja saga
Tulinius, Torfi H.. Bookset Part 2 • p. 961-970

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"Ekki er mark at draumum": Fantasia i Islendinga sogu
Bragason, Úlfar. Bookset Part 2 • p. 971-977

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The Celtic Impact on the Church in Iceland and Greenland
Ulff-Møller, Jens. Bookset Part 2 • p. 978-987

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The Category of Affinity (Mögsemd) in the Old Norse Model of Family Relations'
Uspenskij, Fjodor B.. Bookset Part 2 • p. 988-997

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The Fantastic Element in the Islendingasogur (Abstract of Plenary paper)
Ólason, Vésteinn. Bookset Part 2 • p. 998

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Skaldic Poetry Everywhere? (Is there any influence from skaldic poetry on literatures in other European languages?)
Voigt, Vilmos. Bookset Part 2 • p. 999-1004

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The Silence of Sigurdr pogli - Vox Articulata, Vox Humana and Vox Animalia in Sigurdar saga pogla
Weckerlin, Herbert. Bookset Part 2 • p. 1005-1014

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Whatever Happened to Ulfs saga Uggasonar
Wawn, Andrew N.. Bookset Part 2 • p. 1015-1024

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Visions and the Fantastic
Wellendorf, Jonas. Bookset Part 2 • p. 1025-1033

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Myths to Play with: Bosa saga ok Herrauds
Wezel, Lars van. Bookset Part 2 • p. 1034-1043

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Skaldic Flexibility: Discourse Features in Eleventh-Century Encomia
Whaley, Diana Edwards. Bookset Part 2 • p. 1044-1053

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The Anonymous Verse in the Third Grammatical Treatise
Wills, Tarrin. Bookset Part 2 • p. 1054-1063
http://www.academia.edu/2404571

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Kroka-Refs saga as science fiction: Technology, magic and the materialist hero
Willson, Kendra Jean. Bookset Part 2 • p. 1064-1070

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The Color Blue in Old Norse - Icelandic Literature
Wolf, Kirsten. Bookset Part 2 • p. 1071-1080

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"Heita-sk hellor fiiota hvatt sem kom a vatne": a paradigm for paradox in Kormakr Qgmundarson's lausavisur
Wyly, Bryan Weston. Bookset Part 2 • p. 1081-1085

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Draumvisur and Draugavisur in Icelandic Sagas: The Border between Fantasy and Reality
Sesselja Helgadóttir, Yelena. Bookset Part 2 • p. 1086-1095

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The Colour Green in Medieval Icelandic Literature: Natural, Supernatural, Symbolic?
Zanchi, Anna. Bookset Part 2 • p. 1096-1104

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Icelandic Sagas and the Narrative Tradition of Travelogue
Zilmer, Kristel. Bookset Part 2 • p. 1105-1113

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Hvifara heidnir menn her! Christian and Pagan Allusions in the Skaldic Poetry of the Thirteenth Century
Zimmerling, Anton. Bookset Part 2 • p. 1114-1123

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Sverris saga and Early Saga-Style
Hauksson, Þorleifur. Bookset Part 2 • p. 1124ff.