Planned Episodes

Last revision 7 February, 2019. The episode titles may be subject to change.

Date Episode
25 September 1. Basics of runology and the origins of runic writing
23 November 2. The earliest runic inscriptions
7 February 3. The younger futhark and Viking Age runestones
4. Smoke and mirrors: The Rök stone riddle
5. Medieval texting: The Bergen rune sticks
6. Projecting power: The Jelling stones
7. Fair use? The Ramsund and Gök inscriptions
8. Modern uses and abuses of runes
9. The Kensington stone and other American runes
10. Weird runes – the non-lexical and encrypted
11. Wrapping up