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Ann Sheffield (Groa)

Ann Sheffield (“Gróa”) has been a practicing Heathen since the 1990’s and is a member of the Troth, an international organization promoting and supporting inclusive Heathenry, and of Ár nDraíocht Féin (ADF Druidry). Author of two books, "Frey, God of the World" and "Long Branches: Runes of the Younger Futhark," Gróa has taught at multiple Heathen and Pagan venues including Trothmoot and Sirius Rising. She also presents her academic work at conferences such as the Leeds International Medieval Congress and has taught Anglo-Saxon and Viking-Age history at the collegiate level. Gróa holds an MA in Medieval and Renaissance Literary Studies and a PhD in Analytical Chemistry.