For our 4th anniversary, we celebrate Halloween with one of the great tales of the unquiet dead from the Icelandic sagas — namely, Grettis saga
and the story of Grettir’s fight with the revenant Glámr. We also recommend three good horror movies that relate to revenants and medieval themes.
The Story of Grettir the Strong
. Translated by Eiríkr Magnússon and William Morris, New Ed., Longmans, Green, and Co., 1900. Google Books
. Edited by Valdimar Ásmundarson, 1900. Google Books
: Google Deep Dream
of a medievalized Pumpkinhead.
And you can get much more information about Grettis saga
at the Saga Thing
podcast (namely, episode 16
, parts A-E).