Balder Dead

Matthew Arnold (1822 - 1888)

"Balder Dead" is a beautiful epic poem by Matthew Arnold. It draws from Norse mythology to retell the story of the the death of Odin's son, Balder, instigated by the treacherous jealousy of Loki. (Summary by Nathan)

Genre(s): Myths, Legends & Fairy Tales, Poetry, Epics

Language: English

Section Chapter Reader Time
Play 01 01 - The Sending Nathan
Play 02 02 - Journey to the Dead Nathan
Play 03 03 - The Funeral Nathan