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286. Invisible Violences in the North

Sunday, 10 January, 12:00 noon–1:15 p.m., Colorado, Sheraton Chicago

Program arranged by the Discussion Group on Scandinavian Languages and Literatures

Presiding: Leonardo Lisi, Johns Hopkins Univ., MD

1. "The Threat of Myopic Optimism: Reassessing Violence in Scandinavian Literature and Film," Kari Nixon, Southern Methodist Univ.

2. "Imagining Scandinavia through the Concept of the Nordic Noir," Sara Kärrholm, Lund Univ.

3. "Violent Situations and Nordic Popular Culture," Andrew K. Nestingen, Univ. of Washington, Seattle


  • no longer used--was Other Literatures, now 126

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