Selected news related to Scandinavian Studies around the world
Call for papers: Teaching Ecocriticism in Scandinavian Studies
Fifth Workshop of the Ecocritical Network for Scandinavian Studies (ENSCAN). University of Bonn, Germany, and online, 9-10 June 2022
The Annual Ibsen Lecture, streamed on December 2
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. The lecture will be streamed between 6:00 PM–8:00 PM, Dec. 2.
New publication: Herman Bang translated to English
In february 2022 Norvik press will publish an anthology of newly translated texts by the Norwegian journalist and author Herman Bang (1857-1912), introducing a broad selection of his short stories and journalism to a new public.
CSS Conference 2022: Call for proposals!
We are now finally able to present our call for proposals/abstracts to the third installation of CSS biennial international conference in Scandinavian Studies! The conference will take place in both Lund and Copenhagen, between August 24-27, 2022. The theme is "Nordic humour in the world" and the deadline to submit your proposal is February 1.
Ny publikation: "Minoritetsdiskurser i norsk litteratur"
Boka setter søkelyset på ekskludering og inkludering formidlet gjennom ulike sjangrer og gjennom våre vitenskapelige tradisjoner innen faget nordisk, særlig norsk språk og litteratur.
New publication about migration in Scandinavian literature
Anja Trögers new book, "Affective Spaces: Migration in Scandinavian and German Transnational Narratives" sheds light on the social and political structures causing conflict and struggle for immigrants by comparing novels from the literatures of Denmark, Germany, Norway and Sweden.
Conference: SASS 2022 in Puerto Rico is back!
The SASS conference in Puerto Rico is back! After preparations in 2020 came to an abrupt halt, we are ready for our second chance in 2022, between April 27 and April 30. To accommodate possible restrictions, the conference will be held as a flexible hybrid event. Deadline for call for papers is Dec 1, 2021.
Call for abstracts: Cambridge Colloquium in Anglo-Saxon, Norse and Celtic
CCASNC is an interdisciplinary graduate conference about early medieval Britain, Ireland, and Scandinavia. The next conference will be held of the 5th of February 2022. Deadline for abstracts December 1.
CSS expands to Korea!
CSS is happy to inform that our collaborative organization has expanded. From now on, we also include the Department of Scandinavian Languages and Literature at the Hankuk University of Foreign Studies (HUFS).
IASS 2023 will be held in Tromsø, Norway!
The International Association for Scandinavian Studies (IASS) 34th conference will be held in 2023 at UiT Noregs arktiske universitet, in Tromsø, Norway. Henrik Johnsson is the presiding president. More information will come in due time.