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First Name
Last Name
McDonald Werronen
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book history, digital humanities, scholarly editing, Icelandic manuscripts, Old Norse literature, medieval literature, gender in literature
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About Me

Dr McDonald Werronen obtained her PhD from the University of Leeds in 2013 and held a Marie Skłodowska-Curie Research Fellowship at the University of Copenhagen from 2016–2018. Her publications include a book on Old Norse romance sagas published by Amsterdam University Press (2016) and several articles on medieval and early modern Icelandic literature, manuscripts, and book history.

Recent Publications

Popular Romance in Iceland: The Women, Worldviews, and Manuscript Witnesses of Nítíða saga. Crossing Boundaries: Turku Medieval and Early Modern Studies 5 (Amsterdam: Amsterdam University Press, 2016). 272 pp. ISBN: 9789089647955.

Media Coverage
Country Focus
Expertise by Geography
British Isles, Scandinavia, Western Europe
Expertise by Chronology
1, 2, 3
Expertise by Topic
Book History, Gender, Libraries & Archives, Local & Regional, Material Culture