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Bergthora vs. Hallgerd, Part II: Some Facts

William Ian Miller

in ‘Why is your axe bloody?’: A Reading of Njàls Saga

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
August 2014
ISBN:
9780198704843
eISBN:
9780191789441
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198704843.003.0006
Subject:
Literature, Anglo-Saxon / Old English Literature, European Literature

This chapter contains a close reading of chapters 35–45 of the saga, with special attention devoted to various ‘little’ characters, such as the fully rounded Atli. We see just how astute Bergthora is ... More


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