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Image of old steam boat in Norway
3 February 2021

Nord – Association pour les Etudes Nordiques is holding webinars on the mythemes of the Nordic countries during the spring of 2021. Everyone is welcome to join and to participate in the discussion.

Kate Plaskonis med LUCS-priset 2020
11 December 2020

Vi är stolta att meddela att Kate Plaskonis från organisationen Mine som leder projektet Fördomsfönster Öresund som CSS deltar i har fått UNESCO-organisationen LUCS pris 2020.

Screenshot of homepage of the department of German, Nordic, and Slavic at UW-Madison
2 December 2020

The official listing for the Norwegian lectureship at UW-Madison is now available.

Photo of the Öresundsbron
26 November 2020

Det började så fint. Inför Öresundsbrons byggande var optimismen hög både bland politiker, forskare och hos allmänheten. Danmark och Sverige skulle mötas och integreras, och Öresundsbron skulle…

Ibsensenterets bibliotek
26 November 2020

En stilling som stipendiat innenfor fagfeltet nordisk litteratur er ledig ved Institutt for lingvistiske og nordiske studier (ILN), Universitetet i Oslo. ILN omfatter to forskningsmiljøer knyttet til…

Book cover
17 November 2020

How did Nordic culture become associated with the fuzzy brand “cool”, as by default? In Exploring NORDIC COOL in Literary History twenty-one scholars in collaboration question the seemingly natural… screenshot
13 November 2020

Dear friends of CSS. Tomorrow our old website will close down and this site – – is now our official home on the web!

Swedish Book Review screenshot
13 November 2020

Launched in 1983, SBR presents Swedish-language literature to the English-speaking world, through feature articles, translated extracts, interviews, book reviews and more. their aim is to provide a…

SASS 2021 banner
13 November 2020

Current and prospective members of the Society for the Advancement of Scandinavian Study are invited to propose papers or presentations for SASS 2021. Next year’s meeting will be held online May 6-7,…

journal of scandinavian cinema - image
11 November 2020

The Journal of Scandinavian Cinema has issued a call for papers to their upcoming issue under the theme "Approaching Race and Ethnicity in Nordic Film Culture". Proposals are due January 15, 2021.