University of Atlantia

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Introduction to Writing Old Norse Poetry

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Instructor:
Deirdre O'Bardon


Instructor's Kingdom: Atlantia, Time Zone: EST
University Session:
UA99 June 16, 2018
Crs #:
120
Time:
10:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Fee:
Length:
2 hrs
Credits:
2
Attendees:
5/∞
Room:
Gym B
Course Category:
Arts & Sciences
Description
This class is a brief overview of poetic language and the Old Norse poetic forms called fornyrðyslag and málaháttr. If there is time, I will also discuss ljóðaháttr and kviduháttr. An optional handout showing the basic requirements of fornyrðyslag, málaháttr, ljóðaháttr and kviduháttr will be available for a fee which will be no more than $2.00. The electronic version of the handout is free.
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