Spring 2017 Book List
Reading two translations of the Poetic Edda

Resources for the Poetic Edda

I highly recommend Patricia Terry's  translation as a companion to the Hollander edition. Not as readily available, but used and new editions are listed through Amazon. Easy to get the Kindle edition and the Audible Audio. Well worth it in my opinion:


Here is a clip from the Audio of the Terry translation:


Also, I highly recommend a contemporary (just released) retelling of selected sections by Neil Gaiman:


The Völuspá as sung in Icelandic:


Here is a clip of Werner Herzog reading the "Catalogue of Dwarves":