College of Arts and Sciences

Germanic Studies

Kari Gade

Professor, Germanic Studies
Director of Graduate Studies, Germanic Studies


Ph.D. University of Minnesota

Hagar the HorribleFields of Interest

Old Norse-Icelandic language, literature, culture and history, together with Germanic philology, metrics, and linguistics

About Kari Gade

Professor Gade teaches courses on Old Norse-Icelandic language and literature (sagas), eddic, and skaldic Poetry, Old Norse poetic language, history of the Scandinavian languages, Old High German, Old Saxon, Gothic, runes and runic inscriptions, alliterative Meters, vikings and sagas.

Germanic Studies
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