Tuesday, 28 December
126. The Eye of the Beholder: Nineteenth- and Twentieth-Century Reception of Old Norse Literature
10:15–11:30 a.m., Congress C, Loews
Program arranged by the Discussion Group on Old Norse Language and Literature
Presiding: Randi C. Eldevik, Oklahoma State Univ.
1. “Language, Gender, and Race in the Volsung-Works of William Morris,” Robin Waugh, Wilfrid Laurier Univ.
2. “Old Norse Subjects in Pre-Raphaelite Art,” Paul L. Acker, Saint Louis Univ.
3. “Holt’s Who’s Afraid of Beowulf? and Pratchett’s The Last Hero: Comedic Fantasy and the Reception of Old Norse Literature,” John P. Walter, Saint Louis Univ.