Skip to main content


Saga, Chronicle, Romance Published

Saga, Chronicle, Romance is a selection of scholarship by the late Dr. Robert Cook (1932–2011), Professor of English at the University of Iceland. The first part contains articles on saga literature and translation. Early modern Icelandic literature forms the focus of the second section. The third and final section deals with the reception of French medieval literature in Iceland and beyond. The volume is published by the University of Iceland Press in collaboration with the Árni Magnússon Institute for Icelandic Studies. The editors are Margrét Eggertsdóttir and Þórunn Sigurðardóttir.

The book is available for sale on the University of Iceland Press website and in the Student Bookstore.