‘Out of Scandinavia’ Category

Welcome, Dorthe Nors, 2018-19 Out of Scandinavia Artist in Residence

Welcome Dorthe!! The Department of Scandinavian Studies is thrilled to announce our 2018-19 Out of Scandinavia Artist in Residence, the Danish author Dorthe Nors. One of the most original voices in contemporary Danish literature Nors has written two celebrated short story collections, one novella, and five novels. Her short stories have appeared in countless publications, […]


The Gustavus Adolphus College Department of Scandinavian Studies welcomes Swedish author Arne Dahl to campus May 12-16 as the College’s Out of Scandinavia Artist-in-Residence for 2014. You can read his interview with The Gustavian Weekly at https://weekly.blog.gustavus.edu/2014/05/15/interview-with-arne-dahl-may-13-2014/. Dahl is an award-winning and bestselling crime fiction writer who has been recognized for helping to revitalize the Scandinavian […]