Listen to Professor Williams Podcast

Listen to Professor Williams Podcast

Listen to the recent Grimfrost podcast with Professor of Runology at Uppsala and Fulbright alumnus Henrik Williams to brush up on your knowledge of runes and runestones, including those in the...
Runes 101: Alphabet of the Vikings

Runes 101: Alphabet of the Vikings

The Icelandic National League of the United States presents a webinar conversation with Henrik Williams about runes and their historical...
Runes 101 with Professor Henrik Williams.

Runes 101 with Professor Henrik Williams.

Runes 101 with Professor Henrik Williams. A webinar presented by the Iceland National League of the United States Professor Williams will provide a primer on the runic alphabet, where it came from, how long it was used, and runic artifacts that have been found. When:...
Nordic Spirit Symposium

Nordic Spirit Symposium

Vikings: New Technology – New Discoveries  A program for the public Viking researchers from the Nordic will give presentations on the most recent discoveries about the Viking Age in Scandinavia.  As a bonus, a distinguished researcher from the Netherlands will discuss...
Name found on Viking runestones reveals queen who shaped a nation

Name found on Viking runestones reveals queen who shaped a nation

From CNN:  Two groups of runestones mention a woman named Thyra, and new analysis of the carvings suggests that the runes on both sets of stones were inscribed by the same artisan and refer to the same woman: a Viking queen of considerable power. CNN news post at...
Loraine Jensen to Present at Bemidji  Sons of Norway

Loraine Jensen to Present at Bemidji Sons of Norway

Loraine Jensen will present at the April 30  Bemidgi Sons of Norway meeting, co-hosted with the Bemidji Affiliate of the American Swedish Institute.  This presentation will provide an overview of the thousands of runestones found in Sweden, Norway and Denmark, as well...