Centre for the Study of the Viking Age

Nottingham Rune Rede - Eighth Full-Day Runic Colloquium

Friday 6th March 2015 (10:00-17:00)

For information about the colloquium and the excursion, contact Judith.jesch@nottingham.ac.uk or aya.vanrenterghem@nottingham.ac.uk

For information about practicalities, contact tracy.stead@nottingham.ac.uk

For directions and a campus map, see here.

Registration URL

Viking Age runic inscription from Sockburn Hall

This event and the excursion are now fully booked.

Following the successful international expansion of Uppsala's Runråd, to Harvard and Oslo last year, and to Orkney in May 2015, the eighth full-day runic colloquium will be held in Nottingham on Friday 6th March 2015.

Download the programme here.

The colloquium will be free (including coffee, lunch and tea), but the number of available places is limited, so please do register using the link to the registration URL above. If you want to book accommodation, you can find some suggestions here: or contact tracy.stead@nottingham.ac.uk for advice and help.

On Friday night, colloquium participants are invited (at your own expense) for dinner at a pub in Nottingham. If you would like to join in this, please email Tracy Stead (tracy.stead@nottingham.ac.uk) not later than Thursday 26th February.

There will be an all-day excursion on Saturday the 7th March to (provisional itinerary) Crowle, Skelton-in-Cleveland, Sockburn and Kirby Misperton. The cost of the excursion will be £25, payable on Friday the 6th (cash or credit card). If you would like to join the excursion, please email Tracy Stead (tracy.stead@nottingham.ac.uk) not later than Thursday 26th February. For further information, please contact either Tracy or Judith.jesch@nottingham.ac.uk.

We look forward to welcoming you to Nottingham!

Judith Jesch and Aya Van Renterghem

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
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