CSVA
Centre for the Study of the Viking Age
   
   
  

Interdisciplinary Workshop - the Orkney Project

Date(s)
Thursday 3rd (12:00) - Sunday 6th January 2013 (13:00)
Registration URL
http://www.orkneyproject.org/#/the-programme/4567440310
Description

This event is a part of the AHRC-Funded training course for doctoral students of Old Norse-Icelandic or Viking Studies on the theme of Extending Academic Research about the Viking Diaspora and its Heritage in the British Isles. This interdisciplinary workshop will present aspects of the literature, history and material culture of Viking and Norse Orkney, and will also introduce participants to curatorial, archaelogical and material issues within a museum context.

Doctoral students, primarily those IN THEIR FIRST AND SECOND YEARS OF DOCTORAL STUDY, from all institutions in the UK where Old Norse-Icelandic and Viking Studies is offered are invited to apply by 15 November 2012. Some priority will be given to AHRC-funded students.

Centre for the Study of the Viking Age

Trent Building
The University of Nottingham
University Park

telephone: +44 (0) 115 951 5900
fax: +44 (0) 115 951 5924
email: csva@nottingham.ac.uk