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Overview

  • 36 references 30 Confirmed & Positive
  • Fluent in English; learning Icelandic
  • 38, Male
  • Member since 2014
  • Postdoctoral researcher
  • University of Iceland
  • From IN, USA
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About Me

I studied and sometimes teach medieval history and literature at the University of Iceland. I am currently working for the Árni Magnússon Institute.

Why I’m on Couchsurfing

I travel here and there, and it's hard to find a place to stay in Reykjavik.

I cannot host as much as I used to, but I like to have people for a night or two if my schedule permits. Please read the additional info in "My Home" before sending a request. Thanks!

Interests

Medieval history, Viking Age history, Icelandic sagas, Kurt Vonnegut books, riding bikes, NBA basketball.

  • books
  • literature
  • beer
  • traveling
  • history

Music, Movies, and Books

We can discuss this one.

One Amazing Thing I’ve Done

Moved to Reykjavik

What I Can Share with Hosts

Place to crash, shower, and I will probably have a beer or two in the fridge for you.

Countries I’ve Visited

Austria, Canada, China, England, Italy, Malta, Mexico, Scotland, Spain

Countries I’ve Lived In

Denmark, Iceland, United States

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