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Deadlines for contributions

1 May: Submission of articles
15 June: Submission of book reviews, debate articles, and short notices

Futhark: International Journal of Runic Studies

Main editors
Prof. James E. Knirk (University of Oslo) and Prof. Henrik Williams (Uppsala University)

Assistant editor
PhD Marco Bianchi (Uppsala University)

Advisory board
Prof. em. Michael P. Barnes (University College London), Prof. em. Klaus Düwel (University of Göttingen), Prof. em. Lena Peterson (Uppsala University), PhD honoris causa Marie Stoklund (National Museum, Copenhagen)



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    Deadlines for contributions

    • 1 May: Articles
    • 15 June: Book reviews, debate articles, and short notices