6. Encountering the Supernatural in Scandinavian Literature, Folklore, Film and Art

Theodor_Kittelsen_-_Der_Nöck_-_1887 detThis stream will focus on supernatural beings and places in Scandinavian literature, folklore, film and art, including also related activities such as magic and divination. The time perspective ranges from Antiquity and the Middle Ages until today. Long-term views (tracing the same phenomena throughout a longer period), as well as crossover studies (for example: the use of folklore in literature) are encouraged.