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Tarrin Wills

Tarrin Wills

Dictionary editor

  • Den Arnamagnæanske Kommision

    Njalsgade 136, 2300 København S, Bygning 27, Building: 27-2-27

    Phone: +45 35 33 40 72

I am an editor at the Dictionary of Old Norse Prose. Previously I held a Marie Curie fellowship at the University of Copenhagen working on a new dictionary of the language of Old Norse poetry (Lexicon Poeticum). I was previously Senior Lecturer in Early Scandinavian Studies at the University of Aberdeen. I teach and research the language, literature and history of Viking and medieval Scandinavia.

Primary fields of research

Old Norse language and literature; Lexicography; Skaldic poetry; Old Norse myth; digital humanities

Current research

Teaching

Current teaching:

  • Summer School in Scandinavian Manuscript Studies
  • History and fiction in the sagas (2017)

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