Richard Hall Symposium: A Great Heathen Army? Belief and Ritual in the Viking World

The 2018 Richard Hall Symposium welcomes an international line-up of speakers to discuss this year’s theme of ‘Belief and Ritual in the Viking World’.



– Sacred spaces, images, texts, objects

– Holy men and holy women

– Funerary rituals and monuments

– Pagan / Christian encounters

This year’s speakers include:

– Thomas Småberg, Malmö University

– Gareth Williams, British Museum

– Ailsa Mainman, University of York / YAT

– Declan Taggart, University College Cork

– Allison Fox, Manx National Heritage

– Amanda Doviak, University of York

Event Details:

Time: Sunday 18th February 2018, 9.45am – 5pm (registration and hot drinks from 9am)

Venue: De Grey Lecture Theatre, York St John University,

Price: £30 (£25 concessions / Friends of YAT), Lunch and refreshments included.

You can discover the full programme for the Symposium here.

Pre-booking essential.


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