Nine paces from Hel: time and motion in Old Norse ritual performance

@article{Price2014NinePF,
  title={Nine paces from Hel: time and motion in Old Norse ritual performance},
  author={Neil S. Price},
  journal={World Archaeology},
  year={2014},
  volume={46},
  pages={178 - 191}
}
Abstract Recent research on burial ritual and cultic practice among the Scandinavian peoples during the Viking Age (c. ad 750–1100) has generated an increasing interest in the notion of performance as one of their integral components. Building on earlier studies that have addressed the issue in principle, this paper focuses on the practical ways in which evidence for funerary and cultic drama can be recovered from the archaeological record. With an emphasis on the reconstruction of… Expand
23 Citations
Board Games in Boat Burials: Play in the Performance of Migration and Viking Age Mortuary Practice
  • M. Hall
  • History
  • European Journal of Archaeology
  • 2016
  • 10
Divergent Ways of Relating to the Past in the Viking Age
  • 7
Connectedness with things. Animated objects of Viking Age Scandinavia and early medieval Europe
  • 6
  • PDF
Viking Mortuary Citations
  • 5
  • PDF
...
1
2
3
...

References

SHOWING 1-10 OF 60 REFERENCES
Passing into Poetry: Viking-Age Mortuary Drama and the Origins of Norse Mythology
  • 62
The Elder Edda and Ancient Scandinavian Drama
  • 8
  • PDF
The Viking Way: Religion and War in Late Iron Age Scandinavia
  • 148
  • PDF
The Viking World
  • 84
Gudarnas platser : Förkristna sakrala ortnamn i Mälarlandskapen
  • 21
  • Highly Influential
...
1
2
3
4
5
...