Interview: Charlotte Hedenstierna-Jonson on female Viking’s skeleton

An interview by Science, the magazine for the American Association for the Advancement of Science, with archaeologist Charlotte Hedenstierna-Jonson of Uppsala University in Sweden. The interview talks about what archaeologists can infer about the Viking woman whose body was found in a warrior’s grave and the double standards that crop up when female remains defy historical stereotypes.

http://www.sciencemag.org/news/2017/09/once-viking-warrior-was-revealed-be-woman-some-began-question-her-battle-bona-fides

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