Project participants and publications:

The following people have contributed to the Stories for all time project:

  • Matthew Driscoll (Principal investigator)
  • Silvia Hufnagel
  • Tereza Lansing
  • Jeffrey Love
  • Philip Lavender
  • Beeke Stegmann
  • Katarzyna Kapitan
  • Sjöfn Kristjánsdóttir
  • Sebastian Mortensen Mariné
  • Ólafur Haukur Árnason
  • Sidsel Fogh
  • Katrín Driscoll
  • Stefanie Grunow
  • Dora Wuyts

IT assistance was provided by Michael Barner-Rasmussen, David Caspersen Yousif, Araz Yamininia, Mogens Devantier and Eric Haswell.

Relevant publications by project participants:

Driscoll, M. J.: "A new edition of the fornaldarsögur Norðurlanda: Some basic questions", On editing old Scandinavian texts: Problems and perspectives, ed. Fulvio Ferrari & Massimiliano Bampi, Labirinti 119 (Trento, 2009), pp. 71-84.

Driscoll, M. J.: "De islandske fornaldarsagaer: Historier fra nordens oldtid", Arne Magnusson 350 år: Fem foredrag i anledning af 350-året for Arne Magnussons fødsel, ed. Alex Speed Kjeldsen (København, 2014), pp. 13-23.

Driscoll, M. J.: "Pleasure and pastime: The manuscripts of Guðbrandur Sturlaugsson á Hvítadal", Mirrors of virtue: Manuscript and print in late pre-modern Iceland, ed. Margrét Eggertsdóttir & M. J. Driscoll (Copenhagen, 2017), pp. 225-76.

Driscoll, M. J.: "The legendary legacy: Crunching 600 years of saga manuscript data", Kodikologie und Paläographie im digitalen Zeitalter / Codicology and Palaeography in the Digital Age 4, ed. Hannah Busch, Franz Fischer & Patrick Sahle (Norderstedt, 2017), pp. 71-79.

Driscoll, M. J., Silvia Hufnagel, Philip Lavender & Beeke Stegmann, ed.: The legendary legacy: Transmission and reception of the Fornaldarsögur Norðurlanda, Viking Collection 24 (Odense, 2018).

Hufnagel, Silvia: "Sörla saga sterka in its final phase of manuscript transmission", The legendary sagas: Origins and development, ed. Annette Lassen, Agneta Ney & Ármann Jakobsson (Reykjavík, 2012), pp. 431-454.

Hufnagel, Silvia: "Icelandic society and subscribers to Rafn's Fornaldar sögur Nordrlanda", Scripta Islandica 63 (2012), pp. 5-27.

Hufnagel, Silvia: "Sörla saga sterka: Eine bisher unerforschte Vorzeitsaga", Skemmtiligastar lygisögur: Studies in honour of Galina Glazyrina, ed. Tatjana N. Jackson & Elena A. Melnikova (Moscow, 2012), pp. 54-61.

Hufnagel, Silvia: "The farmer, scribe and lay historian Gunnlaugur Jónsson from Skuggabjörg and his scribal network", Gripla 24 (2013), pp. 235-268.

Hufnagel, Silvia: "Texts and contexts: Bjarni Pétursson and his saga manuscript Lbs 2319 4to (1727–1729)", Scandinavian studies 88.4 (2016), pp. 393-422.

Hufnagel, Silvia: "Family, friends and fornaldarsögur: Manuscript transmission in western Iceland in the eighteenth and nineteenth centuries", The legendary legacy: Transmission and reception of the Fornaldarsögur Norðurlanda, ed. M. J. Driscoll et al. (Odense, 2018), pp. 215-234.

Kapitan, Katarzyna Anna: "A choice of relationship-revealing variants for a cladistic analysis of Old Norse texts: Some methodological considerations", Digital Humanities Symposium Proceedings (Växjö, 2017), pp. 52-74.

Lansing, Tereza: "Einn fagur aldingarður - The manuscript transmission of Hrólfs saga kraka", The legendary sagas: Origins and development, ed. Annette Lassen, Agneta Ney & Ármann Jakobsson (Reykjavík, 2012), pp. 405-430.

Lansing, Tereza: "Scandinavian heroic legend and fantasy fiction: Poul Anderson - Hrolf kraki's saga", Acta Universitatis Carolinae Philologica 1 (2012), pp. 37-48.

Lansing, Tereza: "Hrólfs saga kraka and related rímur", Skemmtiligastar lygisögur: Studies in honour of Galina Glazyrina, ed. Tatjana N. Jackson & Elena A. Melnikova (Moskva, 2012), pp. 71-79.

Lansing, Tereza: "Manuscript culture in 19th-century northern Iceland: The case of Þorsteinn Þorsteinsson á Heiði", Vernacular literacies: Past, present and future, ed. Ann-Catrine Edlund, Lars-Erik Edlund & Susanne Haugen (Umeå, 2014), pp. 193-211.

Lansing, Tereza: "Hrólfr kraki from sentimental drama to fantasy fiction", Studies in the transmission and reception of Old Norse literature: The hyperborean muse in European culture, ed. Judy Quinn & Adele Cipolla (Turnhout, 2016), pp. 165-179.

Lansing, Tereza: "The post-medieval transmission of fornaldarsaga manuscripts in western Iceland", Mirrors of virtue: Manuscript and print in late pre-modern Iceland, ed. Margrét Eggertsdóttir & M. J. Driscoll (Copenhagen, 2017), pp. 321-362.

Lansing, Tereza: "Danske udgaver af de islandske fornaldarsagaer - et casestudie", Dansk editionshistorie II, ed. Johnny Kondrup et al. (København, 2019 [in spe]).

Lavender, Philip: "Illuga saga Gríðarfóstra in Sweden: Textual transmission, history and genre-formation in the seventeenth and eighteenth centuries", Arkiv för nordisk filologi 129 (2014), pp. 197-232.

Lavender, Philip: "Skjaldar þáttr Danakonungs: A lost fornaldarsaga?", Opuscula 14 (2016), pp. 89-103.

Lavender, Philip: "The secret prehistory of the fornaldarsögur", Journal of English and Germanic Philology 114 (2015), pp. 526-551.

Lavender, Philip, ed. and trans.: Illuga saga Gríðarfóstra: The saga of Illugi, Gríður's foster-son (London, 2015).

Lavender, Philip: "Oedipus industrius aenigmatum islandicorum: Björn Jónsson á Skarðsá's riddle commentary", Gripla 26 (2015), pp. 229-273.

Lavender, Philip: "Illuga saga as fornaldarsaga, riddarasaga and Íslendingasaga: Genetic fluidity in the late development of sagas and rímur", The legendary legacy: Transmission and reception of the Fornaldarsögur Norðurlanda, ed. M. J. Driscoll et al. (Odense, 2018), pp. 187-213.

Lavender, Philip: "'Sumar eptir fornkvæðum eðr fróðum mönnum ok stundum eptir fornum bókum': Some observations on the sources of Göngu-Hrólfs saga", Scandinavian studies 90.1 (2018), pp. 78-109.

Lavender, Philip: "Flagð undir fögru skinni: The tricky transmission of trollwives in Illuga saga Gríðarfóstra", Supernatural encounters in Old Norse literature and tradition, ed. Daniel Sävborg & Karen Bek-Pedersen (Tartu, 2018 [in spe]).

Lavender, Philip: Long lives of short sagas: The irrepressibility of narrative and the case of Illuga saga Gríðarfóstra, Viking Collection 25 (Odense, 2018 [in spe]).

Love, J. S.: "The organization of poetic quotations in Hervarar saga ok Heiðreks", The legendary sagas: Origins and development, ed. Annette Lassen, Agneta Ney & Ármann Jakobsson (Reykjavík, 2012), pp. 153-169.

Love, J. S.: The reception of Hervarar saga ok Heiðreks from the middle ages to the seventeenth century (München, 2013).

Stegmann, Beeke: "Árni Magnússon's rearrangement of fornaldarsaga manuscripts", The legendary legacy: Transmission and reception of the Fornaldarsögur Norðurlanda, ed. M. J. Driscoll et al. (Odense, 2018), pp. 161-186.