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The latest buzz on the web about all things Viking Age.

Memes, memes, memes

Memes are all the hype, and now the Royal Library in the Hague has joined the game. Which is a blast, because they have a few medieval manuscripts lying around… their meme generator is here: It’s all in Dutch language, though. So, if you just want to enjoy the memes themselves, visit their Twitter account Medieval Memes.

More books to read!

Kristin Lavransdatter is long on my reading list. I started once and need the patience to finish this big trilogy. But it’s about (late) medieval Scandinavia, so it will happen one day. Meanwhile, the Literary Hub, drew my attention to another of Sigrid Undset’s novel, Olav Audunss√łn. This isn’t Viking Age, by the way, it’s the later Middle Ages: both Kristin and Olav take place in the thirteenth and fourteenth century.