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28 February 2022

Image text: TRANS -lation, -mission, -gression. Reconfiguring the boundaries of world literature and translation studies. Centre for Languages and Literature. September 2022
14 February 2022

Drawing on recent developments in gender, queer and trans theory, the Komplitt symposium TRANSLATION/TRANSMISSION/TRANSGRESSION will address complex forms of difference that are inevitably actualized…

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25 January 2022

We are happy to announce that the renowned English philosopher Simon Critchley will be part of our line-up of keynote speakers at this summer's CSS conference on Nordic humour in the world! Also,…

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25 January 2022

A volume of short research papers that examines the history, present and future of the region surrounding the German–Danish border. Edited by Prof. Dr. Bernd Henningsen, Dr. Clemens Räthel and Paul…

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24 January 2022

Listen to researchers and experts talking about society and culture in the Nordic countries (Denmark, Finland, Iceland, Norway, Sweden), including panel discussions on a range of hot topics within the…

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18 January 2022

Since 1973, the Strindberg Society has organized international Strindberg conferences. The 22nd conference is being organized by the Strindberg Society and the Department of Theatre Studies at…

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12 January 2022

The polish journal in Scandinavian studies Studia Scandinavica invites papers as well as book reviews for the next issue of the journal on the following themes: Scandinavian linguistics, literature,…

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15 December 2021

Fifth Workshop of the Ecocritical Network for Scandinavian Studies (ENSCAN). University of Bonn, Germany, and online, 9-10 June 2022

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30 November 2021

Professors Tore Rem (University of Oslo) and Narve Fulsås (UiT – The Arctic University of Norway) will revisit their work on “the Ibsen phenomenon” and its consequences for the rise of modern drama.…

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30 November 2021

In february 2022 Norvik press will publish an anthology of newly translated texts by the Danish journalist and author Herman Bang (1857-1912), introducing a broad selection of his short stories and…