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An Adaptation of an Adaptation: Expecting Someone Taller?

My favourite of the Norse myths is the Saga of the Volsungs, Odin's descendants including Sigurd the Dragon-Slayer. It's a saga which was well-known throughout the mediaeval Germanic world, being vaguely historical (one of the characters is Attila the Hun) and turned into the German poem Nibelungenlied. It's the story which Richard Wagner used as… Continue reading An Adaptation of an Adaptation: Expecting Someone Taller?