As someone who has a background with trauma, both as a survivor and as a supporter of survivors, I have been watching the events of the #MeToo movement and of the accusations against Brett Kavanaugh a
I’ve worked extensively with people who’ve suffered trauma, especially those who are still working through its aftermath. I myself am a survivor of rape, and have supported friends who hav
Much of what is “known” about the temple at Uppsala is almost exclusively based on the writings of Adam of Bremen, a Christian chronicler who wrote about the cultic activity at Uppsala without eve
Through the course of this series, we've explored archaeological and written evidence of the pre-Christian religions of Scandinavia, which seems to support a less divisive relationship between the Aes
It is from writings such as Sturluson’s Prose Edda, for which his chief resources were likely Voluspa and Grimnismal of The Poetic Edda.
Up to this point, we’ve looked at some of the modern attitudes toward the jötnar, archaeological evidence of religion in Scandinavia, and an interpretation of that evidence as it relates to the jö