Past Events

Old Norse Poetry in Performance 2016
24-25 June 2016
Somerville College, Oxford

Our first interdisciplinary conference on Old Norse Poetry in Performance sought to provide a provided a platform for an initial conversation between researchers and practitioners on the subject of Old Norse-Icelandic poetic performance. The event owed its success to the enthusiastic participation from academic and industry specialists working on both medieval and contemporary materials. 

Keynote Speaker: Professor Terry Gunnell, Universiry of Iceland

Special Performances: * Benjamin Bagby & Hannah Marti (from Sequentia);
                                          * Einar Selvik (from Wardruna);
                                          * Andrew Smardon

A selection of podcasts from the 2016 conference can be found here.

2016 Conference Poster
2016 Programme
2016 CfP Poster