This month we discuss reconstructed religions (specifically Ásatrú/Odinism), and how they respond to contemporary social discourses while trying to recreate a Golden Age past.
Asprem, Egil. 2008. “Heathens Up North: Politics, Polemics and Contemporary Norse Paganism in Norway,” Pomegranate: The International Journal of Pagan Studies, vol. 10.1: 41-69.
Strmiska, Michael. 2000. “Ásatrú in Iceland: The Rebirth of Nordic Paganism?” Nova Religio: The Journal of Alternative and Emergent Religions, vol. 4.1 (October): 106-132.