Ep - 95 Pagans and Pentacles with Dr. Jenny Butler

12.16.2021 - By Nordic Mythology Podcast

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This week Mathias and Daniel are sitting down with Dr. Jenny Butler, Jenny is a well known folklorist and the leading authority on the academic study of contemporary Paganism in the Irish context. Together with the boys she'll be digging into such questions as: What is the connection between pagans and the pentagrams? Are the snakes in the Saint Patrick story analogous to pagans? And perhaps most important, what is Mathias's dog barking at and is it aliens? ... look it's complicated. If you would like to follow Jenny on any of her various social media platforms they can all be found at: drjennybutler.com And don't forget to also check her out on Youtube at: www.youtube.com/c/JennyButler Also check us out on Instagram at: www.instagram.com/nordicmythologypodcast And if you like what we do, and would like to be in the audience for live streams of new episodes to ask questions please consider supporting us on Patreon: www.patreon.com/NordicMythologyPodcast If you would like to join our bi-weekly watch-alongs where Mathias and Daniel watch and commentate along with the popular series Vikings, or get access to our special Storytime episodes covering the saga literature, then all you have to do is join our Patron. Seriously, we would love to have you, the more the merrier!

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