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From Text to Artefact

Studies in Honour of Anne Mette Hansen (Manuscript Studies #1)

Katarzyna Anna Kapitan (Editor), Beeke Stegmann (Editor), Seán D. Vrieland (Editor)

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From d104 to Artefact is a collection of twenty-seven essays in honour of Anne Mette Hansen, Associate Professor at the Department of Nordic Studies and Linguistics at the University of Copenhagen and Curator of the Arnamagn an Collection in Copenhagen, Denmark. The contents of the volume reflect the honouree's interests in Nordic philology, manuscript studies and textual scholarship with a special focus on material philology. Each contribution presents new scholarship by expanding on previous knowledge from a different angle.

From d104 to Artefact is divided into two main sections: Interpreting the Artefact and Interpreting the d104. While the first part focuses on manuscripts - mainly artefacts in the Arnamagn an Collection - the second part takes a step away from the text bearing objects and discusses scholarly interpretations and editorial problems. The variety of topics addressed thereby gives a unique insight into current research in Scandinavian manuscripts and related fields.

Kismet Press Llp, 9781912801077, 300pp.

Publication Date: September 30, 2019