History Channel’s “Vikings” Subverts and Supports the Violent Heathen Trope

Violent Viking RD

Click on the link below to read my latest article at Religion Dispatches.

“From Blood Eagle to Blood Libel to “Wilding,” myths of the violent Other have underwritten violence across centuries.”

Source: History Channel’s “Vikings” Subverts and Supports the Violent Heathen Trope

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