Memory Set in Stone: Another Look at the Berezan Runic Inscription
The current research shows how the Viking runic monumental tradition was important in identifying landmarks of past activity honoring the dead and combining past and present, thus playing a crucial role in defining historical memory. The Berezan runestone may essentially be considered as a fragment of memory about trade activity, as it serves to activate memories of distant places and the importance of the Eastern way.
Berezan Runic Inscription, Eastern way, Viking, culture, memory, runic texts, article
Kurzenkova A. Memory Set in Stone: Another Look at the Berezan Runic Inscription [electronic resource] : reflections / Alla Kurzenkova // Kyiv-Mohyla Humanities Journal. - 2019. - Issue 6. - P. 191-201. - https://doi.org/10.18523/kmhj189070.2019-6.191-201