Project-related Events


April 2013

25-28/04/13 Emily Lethbridge presented a paper ('Njáls saga in Multi-Text Medieval Icelandic Manuscripts') at the final conference of the HERA-funded 'Dynamics of the Medieval Manuscript' research network, held at the University of Utrecht, Netherlands.

18-19/04/13 Ludger Zeevaert presented a paper ('Axes, Halberds or Foils? Tools to Get to Grips with the Manuscripts of Njáls saga') at the 'Easy Tools for Difficult Texts' workshop, held at the Huygens Institute, The Hague, Netherlands, organised by COST Action IS1005 (Medieval Europe: Medieval Cultures and Technological Resources).

March 2013

15/03/13 Members of the 'Variance of Njáls saga' research project presented aspects of their work in a thematic session at the University of Iceland annual Humanities Conference (Hugvísindaþingið)

August 2012

05-11/08/11 Members of the ‘Variance of Njáls saga‘ research project presented aspects of their work in a thematic session at the 15th International Saga Conference, Aarhus, Denmark. Brief abstracts for the presentations can be found online in the Pre-Prints at pp. 62-63.

May 2012

08/05/12 Svanhildur Óskarsdóttir gave a paper about the project and Þormóðsbók (AM 162 b fol. δ) at the Medieval Scandinavian Seminar, Dept of Scandinavian Studies, University College London.

05/05/12 Susanne Arthur gave a paper about her research and the codicology of Njáls saga manuscript AM 396 fol. at the annual conference of the Society for the Advancement of Scandinavian Study, held in Salt Lake City, Utah, U.S.

March 2012

21/03/12 Svanhildur Óskarsdóttir and Ludger Zeevaert gave a presentation on Þormóðsbók (AM 162 b fol. δ) at the Þjóðmenningarhús in Reykjavík, as part of the series of lectures ‘Góssið hans Árna’. The lecture series was organised to celebrate the inclusion of the Árni Magnússon Manuscript Collection on UNESCO’s ‘Memoryof the World’ Register.

September 2011

Ludger Zeevaert gave a paper on the project and on linguistic variation in 14th-century Njáls saga manuscripts at the Arbeitstagung der Skandinavistik (ATdS) conference, University of Vienna.