• Grainshore Road, Scott’s House

    KW15 1FL Kirkwall

    United Kingdom

Activities

Filter
Oral presentation

Runic forgeries: Linking past and present identities?

Ragnhild Ljosland (Speaker), & Andrea Blendl (Speaker)

16 Sep 2017

Activity: Talk or presentationOral presentation

Performative aspects of Norse cult sites

Alexandra Sanmark (Speaker)

Jul 2016

Activity: Talk or presentationOral presentation

Hakon Hakonsson Memorial Lecture

Donna Heddle (Speaker)

3 Sep 2015

Activity: Talk or presentationOral presentation

Grand tour of Orkney

Donna Heddle (Speaker)

Dec 2015Jan 2016

Activity: Talk or presentationOral presentation

The production of ritual space

Alexandra Sanmark (Speaker)

Jul 2015

Activity: Talk or presentationOral presentation

The 12th century intuders' attitude to Maeshowe

Alexandra Sanmark (Speaker)

May 2015

Activity: Talk or presentationOral presentation

From thing sites to modern centres of power: Norse assembly sites in the 'Longue Durée'

Alexandra Sanmark (Speaker)

Sep 2014

Activity: Talk or presentationOral presentation

Norse assembly sites in Scotland: The making of identities and memory in a new landscape

Alexandra Sanmark (Speaker)

Mar 2014

Activity: Talk or presentationOral presentation

The ocean as cultural space

Donna Heddle (Speaker)

27 Apr 2013

Activity: Talk or presentationOral presentation

Inaugural professorial lecture: "From the fury of the Norsemen, good Lord, deliver us?"

Donna Heddle (Speaker)

Nov 2013

Activity: Talk or presentationOral presentation

Caithness: The well at the World's end

Donna Heddle (Speaker)

25 Jun 2013

Activity: Talk or presentationOral presentation

Selkies, shapeshifters, and sex: Scots ballads and the supernatural

Donna Heddle (Speaker)

3 Feb 2012

Activity: Talk or presentationOral presentation

CNS public lecture: Viking navigators

Donna Heddle (Speaker)

21 Jul 201122 Jul 2011

Activity: Talk or presentationOral presentation

Stormy Crossing: Norse-Scots balladic synergies

Donna Heddle (Speaker)

14 Apr 201115 Apr 2011

Activity: Talk or presentationOral presentation

UHI public lecture: The North Atlantic Ocean: a key cultural space?

Donna Heddle (Speaker)

22 Apr 2010

Activity: Talk or presentationOral presentation

George Mackay Brown Fellowship memorial lecture: The myriad voices of GMB

Donna Heddle (Speaker)

16 Apr 2010

Activity: Talk or presentationOral presentation

Summary of career and research presentations

Donna Heddle (Speaker)

27 Oct 201029 Oct 2010

Activity: Talk or presentationOral presentation

The Norse element in the Orkney dialect

Donna Heddle (Speaker)

21 Jul 200925 Jul 2009

Activity: Talk or presentationOral presentation

Where is Orkney?: ‘Beyond Britannia, where the endless ocean opens, lies Orkney.’

Donna Heddle (Speaker)

7 May 200910 May 2009

Activity: Talk or presentationOral presentation

Imagining Scotland: Evaluating our cultural icons

Donna Heddle (Speaker)

13 Aug 2009

Activity: Talk or presentationOral presentation

Insular dialects in broadcasting and education

Donna Heddle (Speaker)

21 Jun 2008

Activity: Talk or presentationOral presentation

Earl Rognvald of Orkney: warrior, poet, saint

Donna Heddle (Speaker)

19 Sep 2008

Activity: Talk or presentationOral presentation

“So, no sweet talk‟: The role of women in the poetry of Rognvald Kali Kolsson

Donna Heddle (Speaker)

Jul 2008

Activity: Talk or presentationOral presentation

Cosmic Voices: William Heinesen and Neil Gunn

Donna Heddle (Speaker)

27 Dec 200730 Dec 2007

Activity: Talk or presentationOral presentation

Norse expansion in Orkney: The Thorfinn effect

Donna Heddle (Speaker)

Sep 2007

Activity: Talk or presentationOral presentation

Early Christianity in Rönö, Södermanland

Alexandra Sanmark (Speaker)

Jan 2006

Activity: Talk or presentationOral presentation

Assembly sites and royal routes in Viking and early medieval Sweden

Alexandra Sanmark (Speaker)

Jun 2006

Activity: Talk or presentationOral presentation

Assembly sites in early medieval Sweden- movement and ritual

Alexandra Sanmark (Speaker)

Aug 2006

Activity: Talk or presentationOral presentation

Understanding Scottish identity in the medieval period: the clues in the texts

Donna Heddle (Speaker)

25 Feb 200526 Feb 2005

Activity: Talk or presentationOral presentation

A Patriotic Poet: John Stewart of Baldynneis’ Roland Furious in its European context

Donna Heddle (Speaker)

11 Mar 200513 Mar 2005

Activity: Talk or presentationOral presentation

Thing sites in Sweden – extent and foci?

Alexandra Sanmark (Speaker)

Sep 2004

Activity: Talk or presentationOral presentation

John Stewart of Baldynneis: national man of mystery

Donna Heddle (Speaker)

3 Apr 2004

Activity: Talk or presentationOral presentation

The poetry of Sorley Maclean

Donna Heddle (Speaker)

29 Apr 2004

Activity: Talk or presentationOral presentation

“Upon the utmost corners of the warld”- Orkney in Literature

Donna Heddle (Speaker)

May 2003

Activity: Talk or presentationOral presentation

The nature of scandinavian pre-Christian religion

Alexandra Sanmark (Speaker)

Jul 2002

Activity: Talk or presentationOral presentation

The role of secular rulers and the Papacy in the conversion of Scandinavia

Alexandra Sanmark (Speaker)

Jul 2000

Activity: Talk or presentationOral presentation

The role of secular rulers in the conversion of Sweden

Alexandra Sanmark (Speaker)

Jul 2000

Activity: Talk or presentationOral presentation

The process of Christianization- long or short?

Alexandra Sanmark (Speaker)

Jul 1999

Activity: Talk or presentationOral presentation

A comparative approach to conversion

Alexandra Sanmark (Speaker)

Jul 1998

Activity: Talk or presentationOral presentation

A comparative study of conversion

Alexandra Sanmark (Speaker)

Apr 1998

Activity: Talk or presentationOral presentation

Innocent III and the Baltic Crusades

Alexandra Sanmark (Speaker)

May 1997

Activity: Talk or presentationOral presentation

Francophilia and other influences on “Roland Furious"

Donna Heddle (Speaker)

Jul 1996

Activity: Talk or presentationOral presentation

Handbags to holsters: women detective investigators in British fiction 1920-1990

Donna Heddle (Speaker)

May 1996

Activity: Talk or presentationOral presentation

A Scots Style of Sensuality: the bawdy verse of John Stewart of Baldynneis

Donna Heddle (Speaker)

19 May 1995

Activity: Talk or presentationOral presentation

John Stewart of Baldynneis: King's pawn

Donna Heddle (Speaker)

14 Jul 199517 Jul 1995

Activity: Talk or presentationOral presentation

John Stewart of Baldynneis: ane maist perfyt prentes

Donna Heddle (Speaker)

10 Sep 1995

Activity: Talk or presentationOral presentation