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Mythology Legend & Folklore Podcast with Siobhan Clark. A place where we can journey into the past & share the tales of myth, legend, or lore that have captured our imaginations and fired our curiosity!

The Myth Legend & Lore Podcast Siobhan Clark

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Mythology Legend & Folklore Podcast with Siobhan Clark. A place where we can journey into the past & share the tales of myth, legend, or lore that have captured our imaginations and fired our curiosity!

    Víðförul: The Women Pioneers of the Vinland Sagas - Ep2 Gudrid & Thorbjorg

    Víðförul: The Women Pioneers of the Vinland Sagas - Ep2 Gudrid & Thorbjorg

    Welcome to episode 2 of Víðförul: The Women Pioneers of the Vinland Sagas! Today we discuss Guðríður Þorbjarnardóttir & Þorbjörg lítilvölva; this captivating encounter is a highlight of the saga. We also look at the realities of marriage for young women, challenges faced by Eirik the Red’s colony in Greenland, medicine/magic/runes, & much more!
     
    Visit us; www.vidforul.worpress.com
     
    Saga Map; http://sagamap.hi.is/is/
     
    Music;
    Själ – Album Tillbaka – Bel m’es qu’eu chant
    https://www.facebook.com/medeltidsbandetsjal/
    https://sjalsjal.bandcamp.com/album/tillbaka
     
    Belen Prado – Enchanted Flute – Mellow Solitude
    https://enchantedflute.bandcamp.com/album/dreaming-into-nature
    http://www.theenchantedflute.com
    https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCIYgCAFiqg9Z2UD6a6tjw5g
     
    Artwork & original images;
    Hands On History
    https://www.facebook.com/handsonhistoryas/
    https://www.handsonhistory
    https://www.instagram.com/handsonhistory/?hl=en
     
    Tiffany Kendra Clark
    www.tiffanykendra.co.uk
    www.facebook.com/pg/tiffanykendra.co.uk
    Instagram.com/tiffanykendra
     
    Unsplash
    https://unsplash.com
    Wikicommons images
    https://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/Main_Page
     

    • 1 hr 33 min
    Víðförul: The Women Pioneers in the Vinland Sagas

    Víðförul: The Women Pioneers in the Vinland Sagas

    In this episode we will introduce Auð ‘the Deep-Minded’, the renowned Viking woman and protagonist of the first section of the Icelandic saga called Eiríks saga rauða in Old Norse, or the Saga of Eric the Red. Dr Jóhanna Katrín Fridriksdottír and myself, will guide you through a fascinating analysis of the life of this Viking Age woman who sailed the whale road to distant shores! 
    Visit us; www.vidforul.worpress.com 
    Saga Map; http://sagamap.hi.is/is/ 
    Music;
    Själ – Album Tillbaka – Bel m’es qu’eu chant
    https://www.facebook.com/medeltidsbandetsjal/
    https://sjalsjal.bandcamp.com/album/tillbaka
    Belen Prado – Enchanted Flute – Mellow Solitude
    https://enchantedflute.bandcamp.com/album/dreaming-into-nature
    http://www.theenchantedflute.com
    https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCIYgCAFiqg9Z2UD6a6tjw5g
    Artwork & original images;
    Hands On History
    https://www.facebook.com/handsonhistoryas/
    https://www.handsonhistory
    https://www.instagram.com/handsonhistory/?hl=en 
    Tiffany Kendra Clark
    www.tiffanykendra.co.uk
    www.facebook.com/pg/tiffanykendra.co.uk
    Instagram.com/tiffanykendra
     Unsplash
    https://unsplash.com
    Wikicommons images
    https://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/Main_Page

    • 1 hr 21 min
    Announcing Víðförul: The Women Pioneers in the Vinland Sagas!

    Announcing Víðförul: The Women Pioneers in the Vinland Sagas!

    Johanna Katrin Fridriksdottir and I are excited to share our new series we’ve developed for the podcast, you’ll also be able to watch a trailer on our website vidforul.wordpress.com or the Myth Legend & Lore YouTube channel! Keep a wee eye out for the launch of the first episode, but for now, we will leave you with this…
    Visit us; www.vidforul.worpress.com
    Music;
    Själ – Album Tillbaka – Bel m’es qu’eu chant
    https://www.facebook.com/medeltidsbandetsjal/
    https://sjalsjal.bandcamp.com/album/tillbaka
     
    Belen Prado – Enchanted Flute – Mellow Solitude
    https://enchantedflute.bandcamp.com/album/dreaming-into-nature
    http://www.theenchantedflute.com
    https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCIYgCAFiqg9Z2UD6a6tjw5g
     
    Artwork;
    Original images provided by;
    Hands On History
    https://www.facebook.com/handsonhistoryas/
    https://www.handsonhistory
    Unsplash
    https://unsplash.com
    Wikicommons images
    https://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/Main_Page
     

    • 5 min
    Finn & The Battle of the White Strand

    Finn & The Battle of the White Strand

    It has been some time since we've had an Irish legend, so today we shall start the thrilling adventure of Finn and his men, as they battle an army of kings who would take Ireland for themselves!

    • 14 min
    A Gathering of Skalds with special guests; Joshua Gillingham, Eric Schumacher, Ian Stuart Sharpe, & Aaron Lax

    A Gathering of Skalds with special guests; Joshua Gillingham, Eric Schumacher, Ian Stuart Sharpe, & Aaron Lax

    Today I am joined by authors Joshua Gillingham, Eric Schumacher, Ian Stuart Sharpe, & Aaron Lax for the first Gathering of Skalds! In these special episodes, our guests narrate wonderful extracts from their new and & upcoming works. There really is no better way to listen to these remarkable tales, than from the Skalds themselves!
    Today's promo comes from Theshira & Rashalia of the Legendary Africa Podcast.
    Joshua Gillingham:
    https://www.joshuagillingham.ca
    https://twitter.com/JoshMGillingham
    https://www.crowsnestbooks.com/product/the-gatewatch/ 
    Eric Schumacher: 
    https://www.ericschumacher.net
    https://twitter.com/DarkAgeScribe
    https://www.nextchapter.pub/authors/eric-schumacher-historical-fiction-author?rq=eric%20schumacher
    Ian Stuart Sharpe:
    https://www.facebook.com/vikingverse/
    https://twitter.com/vikingverse
    https://www.instagram.com/vikingverse/
    https://www.vikingverse.com
    Aaron Lax:
    https://amlax.wordpress.com
    https://twitter.com/amlax_?lang=en
    Artwork by Joe Sisson https://instagram.com/flojo.art 
    Belén Prado of Enchanted Flute:
    https://enchantedflute.bandcamp.com/album/dreaming-into-nature
    https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCIYgCAFiqg9Z2UD6a6tjw5g
    https://insighttimer.com/belenprado
    www.theenchantedflute.com
    Legendary Africa Podcast: 
    https://twitter.com/Legendarypod1
    https://linktr.ee/Legendarypodcast
     
     

    • 53 min
    The Saga of Halfdan the Black

    The Saga of Halfdan the Black

    Today I narrate The Saga of Halfdan the Black from Snorri Sturluson's Heimskringla! As an introduction from the Ynglinga Saga, I have the interesting tale of Gudrod the Hunter, the murdered father of Halfdan. I very much hope you enjoy this saga!

    • 21 min

Customer Reviews

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15 Ratings

15 Ratings

HestiaCarmichael ,

Gorgeous Podcast

The Myth Legend & Lore podcast is the definitive myths and legends based podcast! Interesting well researched stories paired with Siobhan's gorgeous, calming narration. The perfect combination.

jason the cyclist ,

Wow

Great storytelling amazing voice one of the most gripping podcasts I’ve ever listened to please keep this up

Archnight ,

Wonderful Story Telling & Folklore

Hi Siobhán
Could you show an email address I can send a request to assist listening before I write full comment as I thoroughly enjoy your podcast but could do with a little assistance with it, thank you & blessings.

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