Ep 1 - Shield-maidens and Valkyries: female Viking warriors

10.14.2019 - By Nordic Mythology Podcast

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In this episode we are talking about shield-maidens and valkyries. We go deep into the stories about shield-maidens and female warriors in the Icelandic sagas, and we also touch upon the recent archaeological investigations that have suggested that there were indeed female warriors in the Viking Age.

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