Sunday, 28 December
392. Femininity and Masculinity in Old Norse and Icelandic Compositions
7:15–8:30 p.m., Sierra Suite B, Marriott
Program arranged by the Discussion Group on Old Norse Language and Literature
Presiding: Robin Waugh, Wilfrid Laurier Univ.
1. “Women as a Source of Heilræði (‘Sound Counsel’): Social Mediation and Community Integration in Fóstbrœðra saga,” Giselle Gos, Univ. of Toronto
2. “The Icelandic Exempla as Arbiters of Gender Roles in Late Medieval Iceland,” Shaun F. D. Hughes, Purdue Univ., West Lafayette
3. “Loki as the Personification of Liminality in The Poetic Edda / Codex Regius,” Barbara Ellen Logan, Univ. of Wyoming
For copies of abstracts, write to email@example.com after 30 Nov.