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Dr. Terry Gunnell, Professor

   

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Position:
Professor in Folkloristics
Tel:
(354) 525 4549
Faculty:
Fax:
(354) 552 6806
Address:
Faculty of Social Science, Oddi
office 126, University of Iceland, 
Sćmundargötu 2, 101 Reykjavik, Iceland
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Last degree:
Ph.D., University of Leeds, 1991: Icelandic Studies
Research areas:
Legends, folk beliefs and festivals in Iceland, the Nordic countries and the British Isles; Old Norse religion; drama (medieval; Ibsen, Strindberg; Absurdism, Shakespeare, Total Theatre; comedy), folk drama; performance studies
Courses taught:
Scandinavian Folk Tales and Traditions; 
Icelandic Festivals; Celebrations, Games and Entertainments;
Gælic and Scottish Folk Tales and Traditions;
Old Norse Religion;
Icelandic Legends, Folk Beliefs and Society;
Icelandic Folk Tales, Folk Beliefs and Folk Culture (for foreign students).
Courses taught with other departments:
Tolkien, Man, Myth and Magic;
Introduction to Drama;
Comedy;
Medieval Drama;
Movements in Drama in the Twentieth Century
Courses 2013 - 2014
Office hours spring 2014: 
On sabbatical in the spring term of 2014
   
         
   
Last modified 4-feb-14