Norse Myth I (GNME 14-72). Identify the following:
Christian Contamination (e.g Beowulf ca. 1000)
Snorri Sturluson and the Edda
Trojan origins? Odin, Frigg, and the Aesir
'deluding of Gylfi'
Yggdrasill, the spring of Fate, and the Norns
Ymir, Authumla, Buri, Bor-->Odin &bros.
Men made from...what?
Asgard, Valhalla, and the Valkyries
List the major gods who dwelt in Asgard, with their roles.
Tyr and the Wolf Fenrir
Thor goes to Utgard (vs. Skrymir, Logi, et al.)
Thor vs. Midgard Serpent
Death of Balder (and Loki's doom)
Gods vs. Giants: Kvasir's Blood
Loki and Otter's ransom
Ch.2 Odin (& Co.): outline chief characteristics
cf. Tyr/Tiwaz: What does Tacitus tell us about this ancient god?
Valkyries and Berserks