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McTurk, Rory

A Companion to Old Norse-Icelandic Literature and Culture

McTurk, Rory - A Companion to Old Norse-Icelandic Literature and Culture, ebook

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This major survey of Old Norse-Icelandic literature and culture demonstrates the remarkable continuity of Icelandic language and culture from medieval to modern times.
  • Comprises 29 chapters written by leading scholars in the field
  • Reflects current debates among Old Norse-Icelandic scholars
  • Pays attention to previously neglected areas of study, such as the sagas of Icelandic bishops and the fantasy sagas
  • Looks at the ways Old Norse-Icelandic literature is used by modern writers, artists and film directors, both within and outside Scandinavia
  • Sets Old Norse-Icelandic language and literature in its wider cultural context

Keywords: LITERARY CRITICISM / General LIT000000

Author(s)
Publisher
John Wiley and Sons, Inc.
Publication year
2008
Language
en
Edition
1
Page amount
567 pages
Category
Litterary Studies
Format
Ebook
eISBN (PDF)
9781405137386
Printed ISBN
9780631235026

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