Feminae: Medieval Women and Gender Index


  • Record Number: 5677
  • Author(s)/Creator(s): Jochens , Jenny.
  • Contributor(s):
  • Title: Old Norse Magic and Gender: Þáttr Þorvalds ens Víðforla [The author studies fourteen scenes of the supernatural in Norse family sagas, and argues that, in thirteenth-century Scandinavia, men joined women in the exercise of pagan magic. Title note supplied by Feminae.].
  • Source: Scandinavian Studies 63, 3 (Summer 1991): Pages 305 - 317.
  • Description:
  • Article Type: Journal Article
  • Subject (See Also): Conversion, Religious, in Literature Literature- Prose Magic in Literature Sagas Scandinavian Studies Witches in Literature Women in Literature
  • Geographic Area: Scandinavia
  • Century: 10- 11- 12- 13- 14
  • Related Resources:
  • Primary Evidence:
  • Illustrations:
  • Table:
  • Abstract:
  • Author's Affiliation: Towson State University
  • Conference Info: - , -
  • Year of Publication: 1991.
  • Language: English
  • ISSN/ISBN: 00365637
  • Material/Technique :
  • Rights: