Call for Papers

If you would like to make a presentation at Sagas and Space, please submit a 300-500-word abstract via email to by 15th October 2014. Abstracts and presentations are welcome in any of the conference languages (English, French, German, Danish, Icelandic, Norwegian, Swedish).

Please do not forget to indicate in the accompanying email: 1. which presentation format you prefer (paper, roundtable, poster or project); and 2. which thematic strand you wish to participate in.

We will send all abstracts out for anonymous peer review, and notify of acceptance by email on or before 15th January 2015. Abstracts will be published online on the conference website in February 2015, and in a hardcopy volume which may be pre-ordered for pickup at registration.

As we will be publishing the abstracts, we ask that you use the Stylesheet when formatting your abstract.



University of Zurich
Deutsches Seminar
Abt. für Nordische Philologie
Schönberggasse 9
8001 Zurich

University of Basel
Seminar für Nordistik
Nadelberg 6
4051 Basel


Jürg Glauser
Tel +41(0)44 634 25 12

Klaus Müller-Wille
Tel+41(0)44 634 25 50

Sarah Künzler
Tel +41(0)44 634 25 14

Matthias Hauck
Tel +41(0)61 267 34 38

Conference phone
+41 (0)77 401 28 70