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In this talk, Prof. J. Keith Vincent, Boston University, introduces the Tale, and discusses why it is worth reading today especially, when the nexus of power, sex, truth, and lies in private acts and public discourse seems more fraught than ever.
In Orkney, the sea is gradually reshaping the islands through erosion. Richard Irvine (Open University, Orkney) considers erosion as revelation and destruction, and explores how the arrival of Uranium on Orkney’s shores around 400 million years ago seeps into everyday life and reshapes identity.
Nathalia Sofie Brichet (Aarhus) will give a talk titled "The Discovery of Greenlandic Rubies".
An international workshop on Buddhism in Japanese history, organised by the Oslo Buddhist Studies Forum and the Tohoku University Global Japanese Studies Initiative.
Some of the leading scholars in the field present their new research.