Dr Sian Gronlie

Old Norse, especially saga literature, and Scandinavian background to Old English literature; Old English, especially Beowulf; literary accounts of Iceland's conversion to Christianity, women in Old Norse literature.

Old English; Beowulf-poet as special author; Middle English, especially Langland; Old Norse.

Publications

  • Caedmon in Iceland: Poetry, Paganism and Conversion

  • Kristnir at kalla: Celtic Christians and the Conversion of Iceland

  • The Saint and the Saga Hero: Hagiography and Early Icelandic Literature

  • Conversion Narrative and Christian Identity: 'How Christianity came to Iceland'

  • The Missionary Saint and the Saga Hero: Viking Hagiography

  • More
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