Did Christianity Influence Völuspá?

Pétur Pétursson, a professor in theology, will tomorrow present his theory on how medieval carved wooden panels depicting the Last Judgment scene, currently on display at the National Museum, may have influenced the ancient heathen prose poem Völuspá.

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Female MPs Earn Less Than Male MPs

The average salary of female MPs in the Althingi parliament, who are not ministers, is 5.7 percent lower than that of their male counterparts, according to the results of a Confederation of Icelandic Employers (SA) study published this week.

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