SCAN 3204 - Medieval Icelandic Sagas Course uri icon



  • Advanced introduction to medieval Icelandic saga with readings in the family, outlaw, skald, and legendary sagas as well as the main scholarly approaches to this unique literature. Topics include honor, blood feud, fate, sexuality/gender, oral composition, and legend. Taught in English.


  • Nordvig, Mathias  
    Primary Instructor - Summer 2018 / Summer 2019 / Fall 2019 / Summer 2020