Medieval Anarchy? Autonomous Traditions in Iceland and Ireland
Talk by David D. Friedman and Kevin Flanagan
Given at the Brehon Academy on May 3, 2023
Joint discussion about medieval Iceland and Ireland, and Brehon Law and early Icelandic Law, showing how justice, society, free markets, and lawmaking worked without centralized power.
David D. Friedman is a Harvard and University of Chicago alumnus, and former law professor at Santa Clara University. Kevin Flanagan is the founder of the Brehon Academy, a digital hedge school focused on Irish heritage and culture, particularly the Brehon laws of early Ireland.