Hermann Pálsson Memorial Lecture, 21 November

Dr Astrid Ogilvie will give the Hermann Pálsson Memorial Lecture on the occasion of the annual conference of the Scottish Society for Northern Studies on Saturday 21 November 2020. The event, titled On the Horizon: Scotland, the Sea, and the Northern World, will take place virtually using Zoom. Consisting of four papers and a brief panel discussion, the conference will highlight current cross-disciplinary research on the northern world and its wide-ranging connections. The conference will begin at 14.00 GMT.
Dr Ogilvie´s lecture on Weather as Magic and Metaphor in the Sagas of Icelanders, will be at 16.10. See abstract here.

Further information including how to register and attend may be found here.