International Vinland Seminar to take place in Chicago

Officials have announced that the International Vinland-seminar,  "a three day event dedicated to the Norse discovery of America and Scandinavian Viking Culture," will take place in Chicago, IL October 15-17, 2010 at North Park University.

The seminar will feature presentations by "some of the top researchers in the field from Norway, Iceland, Canada and the US, such as Gisli Sigurdsson (Iceland), Torgrim Titlestad (Norway), Birgitta Wallace (Canada) and more." The program includes a reception, sightseeing and more.