NORSE MYTHOLOGY: RELIGION & CULTURE – My new Norse Mythology course starts Wednesday! There's still room in the class, and you can register online. Details: http://www.norsemyth.org/p/norse-myth-classes.html
NORSE MYTHOLOGY: RELIGION & CULTURE – Early (discounted) registration is now open for my new Norse Mythology classes. Students will study the relationship between the Norse myths and the cultures that produced them, and they will learn how the mythology preserved by Icelanders in the 13th century relates to religious beliefs and practices across the pre-Christian northern world. Details at http://www.norsemyth.org/p/norse-myth-classes.html
NEW NORSE MYTHOLOGY CLASSES START FEB. 26: Registration is now open for my new class, "The Ring Cycle: Wagner's Mythic Sources." This 9-week continuing education / public course begins February 26 at Chicago's lovely & historic Newberry Library. There are discounts for students & seniors. Registration info & course details are here: http://www.norsemyth.org/p/norse-myth-classes.html
NORSE RELIGION MIDTERM TODAY! Students in my Norse Religion class at Carthage College will take their midterm exam today. It will cover all units we've had so far: 1) What is Norse Religion? 2) 4,000-Year Timeline of Norse Religion 3) Historical Setting 4) The Eddas 5) Creation & Destruction 6) Odin 7) Thor – By sweet sassy Sif's stubbly shaven skull, that's so much stuff! I hope the students are studying...
VIKING SHIP FIELD TRIP https://perseus.luc.edu/continuum/getCourse?classnbr=6239&term=1136 | Have you registered yet for my new public course at Loyola University? "Norse Mythology: Religion & Culture" begins on Tuesday, so register today! This 8-week class is open to the public (no previous study required). The class will have a private visit to see a Viking ship! Built in Norway 1892, the "Viking" is a replica of the ancient "Gokstad" ship. In 1893, it sailed from Norway to New York.
NORSE MYTHOLOGY: RELIGION & CULTURE | https://perseus.luc.edu/continuum/getCourse?classnbr=6239=1136 | My lovely wife designed this flyer for my new Norse mythology class at Loyola University Chicago. The course is open to the public, no previous study necessary. Class starts September 24, but there's still time to register at https://perseus.luc.edu/continuum/getCourse?classnbr=6239=1136. Please share with any friends in the Chicago area!