Viking Women in Magic

In our third episode in honour of (extended) Women’s History Month we take a look at the relationship between women and magic during the Viking Age. Who are the Norns? Why was Magic a woman’s job? Join us as we discuss magical Vikings, and overthink Norse Mythology!

Make sure to listen to our last episode on Magic:

Episode 41 – Secrets of Viking Sorcery

For previous episodes about Viking Women, check out:

Episode 2 – Women in the Viking Age with Prof Judith Jesch

Episode 35 – Twilight of the Viking Age: What  a Dil-EMMA!

Episode 63 – Everyday Viking Women

Mentioned in this episode:

Odin figurine with Odin in women’s clothing

Pagan Lady of Peel

Nidhoggr Mead

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