Call for papers: Georg Brandes’s Impact on the Arts and Politics beyond Denmark
The next Scandinavian issue of Acta Universitatis Carolinae – Philologica will focus on Brandes’s impact on national literatures and cultures globally.
Call for papers: Autobiographical writing in Nordic Literature, 1960-2020
Call for papers for Nordiques no 42 - Spring 2022.
Symposium: Cross-border connectivity in Nordic–Baltic Art (online, 17–18 May)
This symposium explores a new and critical Nordic–Baltic research front on cross-border relations and the artistic connectivity of the Nordic–Baltic realm and relations to European neighbours, in the late 19th and 20th centuries.
Call for papers: Love and Emotions in Old Norse Literature
The symposium “Love and Emotions in Old Norse Literature. Patterns, Formulae, Reality” will be held on 28-29 January 2022 at the University of Tartu, organized by the Department of Scandinavian Studies.
Call for Conference Contributions: "Doing Things with Old Norse Myth: A Research & Cultural Symposium on Mythological Processes"
The latest in the annual series of Aarhus Old Norse Mythology conferences, jointly organised by researchers at The University of Iceland and ReykjavíkurAkademían, will take place in Reykjavik on 25-27 November 2021.
Lær dansk online!
Arabesk Academy er en online undervisningsportal, der, i et samarbejde med Centre for Scandinavian Studies Copenhagen-Lund, retter sig mod danskstuderende på sprogskoler og højere læreanstalter.
Call for papers: International conference on Selma Lagerlöf
Sorbonne University is organizing a conference in Paris in February 2022 around the work of Selma Lagerlöf.
Publication: Arthur in Northern Translations
This volume aims to showcase the richness and broad appeal of the contemporary research on Nordic translations of courtly literature, featuring articles on the Arthurian tradition in Medieval Scandinavia.
Book Launch: Modern Women Artists in the Nordic Countries, 1900-1960
This transnational volume examines innovative women artists who were from, or worked in, Denmark, Finland, Greenland, Iceland, Norway, Sápmi, and Sweden from the emergence of modernism until the feminist movement took shape in the 1960s. The book launch will be on April 26th.
A New Selection of the Poems of Pentti Saarikoski: A Window Left Open
Pentti Saarikoski was a prolific translator and journalist, and a revered modernist poet central to the Finnish literary scene of the 1960s and 1970s. The inventiveness, warmth and humour of Saarikoski’s voice have made him something of a national treasure in Finland. His writing is at once playful and political, drawing on everyday life and current affairs, as well as Greek antiquity.
Lediga svensklärartjänster i utlandet
Svenska institutet utlyser nu lediga lärartjänster i svenska språket och litteraturen vid universitet i utlandet för tillträde hösten 2021.